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Do I Need to Meet the Patent Experience Requirements for Patent Agent Opportunities at Major Law Firms?

Recruiter, Law Firm Staff
I have a quick question. When most of the patent agent job posts ask for a specific number of years' experience (usually between 1-5) of patent prosecution or drafting, does that mean that ''entry level'' candidates with little experience (like me) have no chance at all in those opportunities? I find I match the requirements of many posts but not the years of experience that they require. I'd like to know if patent agent recruiters like you suggest that entry level candidates not apply for those posts that require years of patent prosecution experience. Thanks.
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