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Boston office of our client seeks IP biotech technology transactions attorney with preferably 4-8 years of licensing/partnering experience. The candidate focuses on strategic partnering and other commercial transactions for biotechnology and other life science companies (including pharmaceutical, medical device, diagnostic, discovery tools and digital health), with significant client interaction and the potential to function in a broader counseling capacity with clients on day-to-day matters. Significant corporate, transactional and/or intellectual property (litigation or prosecution) experience will be considered. A biological sciences, chemistry and/or business background, as well as in-house legal experience, will also be considered favorably. Legal
Superior academic credentials and excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills is needed.4 2018-01-25 18:20:47
Boston office of our client seeks patent prosecution attorney with 2-4 years of experience. The candidate will draft and prosecute patent applications, prepare patent opinion letters, provide IP counseling to clients, and conduct patent due diligence studies in connection with business transactions and working with other practices in the firm to provide full service to life science companies. Should have backgrounds in one of the following fields: immunology, molecular biology, chemistry, or biochemistry. Advanced degree is preferred. Legal
Strong verbal, written and interpersonal skills, superior academic credentials2 2018-03-21 18:09:34
Boston office of our client seeks junior patent attorney with 1-3 years of experience and a strong technical background in chemistry. The candidate should have some experience drafting and prosecuting patent applications and conducting IP due diligence and FTO analyses. Advanced degree is required (PhD is preferred; will consider an MS with substantial industry experience). Registration with the USPTO is required; prior firm experience is preferred. Legal
This large Boston firm has a surprisingly good government and regulatory practice, with the added bonus that their attorneys do not have to split their work with Washington DC lawyers in the same practice. This is a firm made up of well-rounded but most certainly well-pedigreed attorneys who come off unusually polished and professional. Associates here are generally quite satisfied, if not a little put off by what at times can be a bit of a competitive environment, both inside and outside the office. The strengths are that associates generally know whether they are 'on track' to make partner, and work in an environment that is designed with the appropriate mentoring and support staff to help associate development and training along.1 2017-09-15 18:57:05
Boston office of our client seeks senior life sciences attorney with 2-5 years of IP experience. The candidate should have a degree in chemistry or biological sciences. A PhD in Organic or Medicinal Chemistry or in a related discipline is strongly preferred. Prior patent prosecution or litigation experience with small molecule drugs and/or biologics is also preferred. Legal
In many ways, this large Massachusetts firm is defined by the interplay between the century-old institution and the younger, more aggressive management. Although this firm could have been accused of resting on its laurels for a time, having developed one of the largest and most recognized practices in the region, this firm is now much more proactive in management and long term planning. With historically strong real estate and environmental practices, this large firm is now focusing on its intellectual property and technology capabilities. So too are the partners focusing on associate life, which may have gone by the wayside until recently. Associates now working in these traditional offices are generally happy with this firm's progress into the 21st century.2 2017-07-06 19:17:31
Boston office of our client seeks patent attorney with 1-4 years of chemistry experience. The candidate will conduct prior art database searches for patentability and freedom to operate analyses. Will analyze patent and scientific papers and documents to assist patent attorneys on patent prosecution, counseling, and litigation. Draft patent applications and responses to office actions and advise lawyers on technology issues in preparation for depositions. Should have a Ph.D in organic chemistry. Must be focused on patent counseling, prosecution, and litigation practice. Broad scientific knowledge in biotechnology or related field is required. Must be registered to practice before the U.S. Patent Office. Legal
Creative lawyering in a laid back environment is big draw for associates at this Amlaw firm. This California-based firm is highly regarded as one of the most innovative firms in the market. The firm is best known for its technology work and life sciences clients, and is generally recognized as the top legal provider for emerging companies. The California culture of the firm fosters a collaborative and social workplace, while the sophisticated training and meaningful attorney mentorship help develop associates into world class lawyers.1 2017-08-11 19:08:58
Boston office of our client seeks scientific advisor/attorney with 1+ year of experience drafting and prosecuting patent applications in life sciences. The candidate must have Ph.D. in life sciences, including biochemistry, chemistry, microbiology, nanotechnology, genetics, virology, molecular biology, immunology, and pharmacology. Legal
Strong writing, organizational and communication skills is needed.
This prestigious international law firm has 18 offices globally and has a team of over 1100 attorneys. Founded in the early 1930s, this firm works in the areas of telecommunications, hospitality, health, aerospace and defense, hedge funds, sports law, renewable energy, emissions and new products, chemicals, airport and aviation, mining and metals, diversified manufacturing, software and IT services, alcohol regulatory and distribution, insurance, food, beverage and agribusiness and computer hardware and networking.1 2018-05-11 12:51:21
Boston office of our client seeks patent attorney with 2-10 years of experience. The candidate should have an advanced degree in organic chemistry or significant industrial experience of 5+ years in organic chemistry. Patent experience in the pharmaceutical industry is a plus. Should have experience as a patent attorney or patent agent. Must have experience in drafting and prosecuting chemistry patent applications. Should have admission to at least one State Bar. Must be registered to practice before the USPTO. Legal
Dare we say that this mid-sized Boston firm is fun? But truthfully, it is. A full service firm with modest but comfortable offices has some of the most interesting attorneys around. With impressive achievement both inside and outside of the office, these attorneys excel at young ages. For instance, one young lawyer is taking a leadership role in a Boston CLE program. Another is heading a prominent and fun community program. And, importantly, both are valued by the leadership of the firm for their contributions. Interesting clientele have followed, including notable sports teams and Fortune 500s. We believe the best practice areas are bankruptcy and creditor's rights and construction, which will continue to be busy over the next several months and years.2 2017-05-17 04:19:38
Boston office of our client seeks junior chemistry attorney with 1-4 years of patent prosecution experience. The candidate must be a registered patent attorney with a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry. Experience in preparing and prosecuting patent applications in the areas of small molecules, pharmaceuticals, synthetic methods, molecular diversity and drug discovery would be particularly useful. Legal
Must have strong academic credentials, excellent verbal and written communication skills.
This is one of our favorite firms. Founded on the intellectual and academic foundations of the law, this firm has a casual open door policy where lawyers are just as likely to be debating the constitutionality of a local statute and discussing the weather. Prominent lecturers and professors in the community, this firm's partners are truly excited about the practice of law, and instill that same feeling throughout the firm. With beautiful open offices, this firm's tries to be as progressive as possible when it comes to lawyers' lives (and remain profitable). Associates say that partners are truly accommodating in terms of hours and assignments, which is not to say that the lawyers here don't work hard. But, when a partner takes the time to tell an associate about a project well enough in advance to allow the associate to budget their time, the office environment can substantially improve. And so it is in this full service practice, where we believe some of the most exciting work is being done in the intellectual property arena.1 2018-04-12 13:49:08
Boston office of our client seeks chemistry patent prosecution attorney with 2+ years of experience. The candidate should have an Advanced degree, patent office experience, or industry experience. Should preferably be registered with the USPTO. Legal2 2018-01-30 21:31:49
Boston office of our client seeks IP attorney with 4+ years of patent prosecution experience including application drafting experience. The candidate should preferably have an advanced technical degree in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, physics, computer science, chemistry, or biotechnology. Legal
Must have excellent credentials and strong analytical and communications skills.
This firm has some serious history behind it, with auspicious roots dating to the 19th century and partners who have gone on to high-level posts in the public sector. Generally on the cusp of being considered one of the nations large influential firms, this organization has its roots and aspiration soundly within New England. This conservative attitude with respect to growth and expertise has solidified this firm's presence in the legal community and has particularly good environmental lawyers. Unlike some of the firm's peers, this firm has chosen not to grow nationally, rejecting many willing suiters.4 2017-12-15 14:31:21
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