Patent Prosecution Associate

San Diego, CA
Full Time
Exp.: 2 - 5 Years
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.

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