We are seeking an attorney with 2 to 5 years of experience in the technological fields of mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, computer engineering, computer science, or physics to join a team of attorneys working predominantly for several high-volume clients. The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
Juris Doctor degree and membership in good standing in at least one state bar (IL or CA preferred)
Admitted to practice before the USPTO
Experience in the following areas:
Conducting inventor interviews
Drafting patent applications
Drafting responses to office actions and appeal-related papers
Conducting examiner interviews
Interfacing with in-house counsel
Additional prosecution procedures (e.g., after final practice, pre-appeal brief review)
Experience in these additional areas is particularly beneficial:
Preparing patentability and freedom-to-operate opinions
Working with foreign law firms for prosecution of foreign applications
Post-grant proceedings (e.g.,inter partes review, reexamination, reissue)
This position can be based in our Chicago or San Diego office. At this time, we are all working remotely.
You can find someone friendly immediately on (315) 316-1215 ( EST 9:00 to 14:00 ) or write us about your concern or suggestion at email@example.com and we will get back to you as soon as possible.