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San Francisco office seeks junior to mid-level patent prosecution agent with 1-5 years of experience. The candidate will serve in the preparation and prosecution of patent applications. Will serve in the IP strategy and portfolio management. Must have strong scientific background, preferably at the graduate level, in chemistry or the life sciences. USPTO Registration is required. Legal
Although the San Francisco office of this full-service, multi-national juggernaut is known primarily for its large Litigation department, its Business department is growing and, in fact, includes an outstanding International Transactions practice. Despite its size and impressive stature within the legal community, insiders claim the firm maintains a ?small firm? culture ? associates are neither competitive nor pretentious and the firm itself is notoriously not hierarchical. Salaries are competitive (although associates complain the firm will never be the first to raise salaries), and billable hour pressure is manageable.1 2015-04-17 05:21:51
San Francisco office of our client seeks senior intellectual property patent agent with 8+ years of prosecution experience in a law firm setting. The candidate will work with clients on innovative and cutting edge biotechnology to procure patent protection and build intellectual property portfolios. Will work under the supervision and guidance of partners in the Intellectual Property section and perform a variety of patent-related activities, primarily in the areas of patent prosecution, freedom to operate analysis, and due diligence work. Supervise patent agents and/or associates in the drafting of patent applications and prosecution of patent applications. Work with scientists and/or inventors to draft patent applications. Draft Office Action responses and prosecute patent applications. Manage intellectual property portfolios and coordinate worldwide prosecution with foreign associates in various foreign jurisdictions. Run intellectual property diligence on biotech initial public offerings (IPO) and other capital markets transactions. Work with venture capitalists on intellectual property diligence for potential investments. Work on intellectual property landscapes to identify third-party patents and patent applications. Train, supervise and mentor junior team members. Must have strong educational background, including a Ph.D. in Biology, Biochemistry, Bioinformatics, Immunology, Molecular Biology or related area, or an equivalent discipline from a top-tier graduate school. USPTO admission is required. Legal
Demonstrate skills to present scientific concepts, analysis/reasoning and conclusions to wide audiences, including General Counsels, C-suite executives, scientists, and non-scientists. Ability and willingness to train and mentor junior patent agents.
This international law firm was founded nearly 80 years ago and has offices in London, Boston, Israel, New York, Washington D.C., Stamford, Los Angeles, San Francisco and San Diego. The firm holds expertise in communications, employment, labor and benefits, corporate and benefits, environmental law, antitrust, real estate, public finance, private equity, white collar criminal defense and parallel proceedings, tax, venture capital, international, intellectual property, litigation, health law, government law and contracts and bankruptcy and commercial law.8 2018-07-06 18:30:04
San Francisco office of our client seeks bioinformatics patent agent with 2+ years of experience in the life science or chemical arts, with specific experience in bioinformatics, data analytics and/or computer software/systems. The candidate should preferably have an advanced degree, preferably a PhD or 3+ years of industry. California Bar member is strongly preferred. Legal
Academic experience is desirable.
This Amlaw firm specializes in intellectual property and is committed to providing its associates with both a positive work environment and sophisticated work. Flexible scheduling and pro-bono work are aspects highly valued by the firm. This firm has also obtained its second perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index as Best Place to Work for LGBT equality.2 2018-05-15 16:08:46
San Francisco office of our client seeks life sciences patent prosecution agent with 2+ years of experience. The candidate should have an advanced degree or commensurate experience. Expertise in molecular biology is an asset. California Bar member is strongly preferred. Legal
This Amlaw firm specializes in intellectual property and is committed to providing its associates with both a positive work environment and sophisticated work. Flexible scheduling and pro-bono work are aspects highly valued by the firm. This firm has also obtained its second perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index as Best Place to Work for LGBT equality.2 2018-05-15 03:17:46
San Francisco office of our client seeks patent agent/technical advisor with 3+ years of experience preparing and prosecuting patent applications in the area of "integrated circuit layout and design." The candidate should have EE degree and significant experience preparing technical documents describing integrated circuit design and layout processes and structures. Industry work experience designing integrated circuits and fluency in speaking, reading and writing Mandarin is a plus. Legal
Ideal candidate will have excellent technical and legal writing skills, strong technical and legal analytical skills, strong academic credentials is needed.
Associates say that this firm offers an attractive work/life balance along with a laid-back atmosphere. Inclusion, they say, is a part of the firm's culture. They also advise that career progression opportunities are available to those who are highly-motivated and willing to be inquisitive.3 2018-06-28 00:47:42
San Francisco office of our client seeks patent agent with experience. The candidate will prepare draft patent applications in particular incorporating scientific aspects of inventions. Will assist attorneys in the delivery of quality legal services to clients in an efficient and cost effective manner. Prepare draft responses to communications from U.S. and foreign patent offices with regard to factual and other scientific matters. Discuss the scientific aspects of inventions with clients and inventors and thereafter provide attorneys with a report on those discussions. Communicate with, and act as liaison between, inventors and Patent and Trademark Office in connection with all aspects of patent application process. Evaluate and report on the technological aspects of inventions and other scientific matters. Advise attorneys on general and specific technologies and investigate those technologies as needed. Draft, organize, analyze, review and summarize documents. Review and analyze client and other files. Conduct regulatory and factual research. Communicate face-to-face, by e-mail and by telephone with staff, clients, vendors, and PTO and agency personnel. Coordinate workflow with outside service providers. Identify and analyze complex patent issues and problems and implement solutions. Interact professionally with clients, lawyers, and employees at all levels and provide information with ordinary courtesy and tact while safeguarding confidentiality. Provide direction and guidance to legal support staff on specific issues, as appropriate. Stay abreast of technology trends and make recommendations regarding technology needs. Undertake continuing education, and remain abreast of current patent prosecution issues and trends, as required to maintain appropriate accreditation in the field. Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned. Must have a Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering or electrical engineering. Must be qualified to sit for the Patent Bar, and preferably already be licensed to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Advanced working knowledge of database research principles, methods, techniques, and resources is essential. Legal
This global law firm was established over a century ago and has full legal services in a wide range of industries. Their areas of practice include tax, intellectual property, antitrust, competition law, litigation, projects, real restate and construction, environmental law, enforcements and investigations, and regulatory. Their offices are located in California.1 2017-05-31 11:28:15
San Francisco office of our client seeks patent agent with 2-5 years of experience. The candidate must possess a four year degree in electrical or computer engineering. Experience with telecommunication, circuit transistor, and/or medical device technologies is a plus. Membership to the Patent Bar is required. Legal
Must possess strong writing skills, excellent academic credentials, and a desire to excel in a law firm environment.
With a strong commitment to pro bono work, diversity, and community involvement, this firm is dedicated to provide outstanding legal service domestically and internationally. Their legal professionals manage a variety of complex matters including health care, litigation, construction, intellectual property, labor and employment, real estate, tax, OSHA, ERIDA, finance, and government contractor services. This firm's San Francisco office is looking to attract highly efficient and effective legal experts.2 2018-05-31 00:53:38
San Francisco office of our client seeks patent prosecution agent with 2-3 years of experience. The candidate must have experience in drafting and prosecuting domestic and foreign patent applications in the fields of computer science, electrical engineering, and similar technologies; contributing to a broad range of intellectual property matters, including patent prosecution; performing due diligence; supporting the practice by performing general research and writing. Must have Degree in computer science, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, physics, or equivalent practical experience. USPTO Patent Bar admission is preferred. Should be licensed to practice law in California. Legal
Must have excellent written communication skills and an ability to produce written work product that is concise and effective. Possesses strong analytical skills and an ability to offer unique perspectives on complex issues. Is organized and efficient with disciplined time management skills.
A Vault 100 Firm with a worldwide presence, this firm is known for its prestigious clientele and interesting, substantive work. Yet associates say that the firm's culture maintains a relaxed atmosphere and applaud its merit-based compensation system. They also cite its partner-driven assignments, flexible facetime policy and its flexible hours, which allow for a great work/life balance.2 2017-11-15 17:37:37
San Francisco office of our client seeks entry level patent agent with 1 year of experience. The candidate should have strong interest in: Preparing and prosecuting patent applications; Contributing to prosecution strategy; Providing technical and legal research and analysis with respect to matters pending before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office; Providing technical support for patent interference and litigation proceedings. Must have strong scientific/technical background in: life sciences (grad level preferred), chemistry (grad level preferred), electrical engineering, computer science, physics, and mechanical engineering. Legal
Since three decades ago, this law firm has provided exceptional legal advice. Their areas of practice include intellectual property, regulatory, tax, international, business, and finance. their offices are located in California, DC, Colorado, and Virginia.1 2017-06-08 10:53:17
San Francisco office seeks junior to mid-level patent prosecution attorney with 1-5 years of experience. The candidate will serve in the preparation and prosecution of patent applications. Will serve in the IP strategy and portfolio management. Must have strong scientific background, preferably at the graduate level, in chemistry or the life sciences. USPTO Registration is required. Legal
Since three decades ago, this law firm has provided exceptional legal advice. Their areas of practice include intellectual property, regulatory, tax, international, business, and finance. their offices are located in California, DC, Colorado, and Virginia.1 2017-06-08 10:50:16
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