Chemistry Patent Agent Job in New York City, NY - 190702 | BCGSearch.com

Chemistry Patent Agent

Type Full-Time

Location New York - New York City

Job ID 1HBT190702

Skills Patent Agents - Organic ChemistryPatent Agents - MedicinePatent Agents - ChemistryPatent Agents - Biochemistry

2020-09-18 08:29:58

New York City office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks chemistry patent agent with 1-4 years of prior patent prosecution experience. The candidate will be perform highly complex and sensitive client work requiring a high level of professional capability and skill. Will prepare draft patent applications, draft responses to communications from the USPTO, assist in diligence matters (clearance studies and opinion work), and support technical aspects of litigation where needed. Assist attorneys in the delivery of quality legal services to clients in an efficient and cost-effective manner. Prepare draft responses to communications from US and foreign patent offices with regard to factual and other scientific matters. Undertake continuing education and remain abreast of current patent prosecution issues and trends, as required to maintain appropriate accreditation in the field. Evaluate and report on the technological aspects of inventions and other scientific matters. Investigate general and specific technologies as needed. Discuss scientific aspects of inventions with clients and inventors. Identify and analyze complex patent issues and problems and implement solutions. Communicate with, and act as liaison between, inventors and PTO in connection with all aspects of patent application process. Communicate face-to-face, e-mail and telephone with staff, clients, and PTO personnel. Interact professionally with clients, lawyers, and employees at all levels and provide information with ordinary courtesy and tact while safeguarding confidentiality. Organize and prioritize numerous tasks and complete them under time constraints in an efficient and cost-effective manner. 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. Should have at least a Bachelor's degree in chemistry, organic chemistry, medicinal chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering with relevant research expertise OR a Master's degree or a Ph.D. in a similar chemistry-based field. Must be qualified to sit for the Patent Bar, and preferably already be licensed to practice before the USPTO. Familiarity with prosecution docketing systems is required. Should have knowledge of principles, procedures, and standards for drafting a range of complex patent documentation in area of expertise. Knowledge of current and emerging developments and trends within area of expertise is required.

The candidate should be a self-starter with a can-do attitude, excellent organizational skills, and excellent academic credentials. Ability to analyze, interpret, and draw inferences from research findings, and prepare reports is required. Strong investigative and problem resolution skills are needed. Advanced working knowledge of research principles, methods, techniques, and resources is essential. Must have strong interpersonal skills with ability to work effectively with a wide range of individuals. Ability to organize and prioritize numerous tasks and complete them under time constraints is a prerequisite. Should have advanced oral and written communication skills. Ability to effectively communicate complex factual, technical information is needed. Knowledge of and use of time management software is essential. Knowledge of Outlook, Word, and Excel programs is a must. Ability to understand and comply with confidentiality issues and ethical responsibilities is a prerequisite. Should have flexibility in working overtime evenings and weekends as required by assigned or overflow work.

This Texas-headquartered elite firm is appealing for associates interested in energy work. The firm is serious about its career development. Junior associates are assigned a senior associate mentor and formal training at the firm is guaranteed. Associates confirmed the firm has an encouragement aspect and all workers strive to the best job they can do. This firm has gained important recognition in the community for its diversity efforts. Pro bono is popular among the attorneys and most have devoted over 100 years each year to pro bono efforts. Thefirm pays top-of-market compensation.

Your information will not be forwarded to any employers at this time. A recruiter will contact you with more information once our internal review of your resume is completed.

Similar Job Posts

View All Listings

Bio Patent Agent

 New York - New York City

New York City a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks bio patent agent with 1-4 years of prior patent prosecution experience. The candidate will be responsible for performing highly complex and sensitive client work requiring a high level of professional capability and skill. Will be preparing draft patent applications, drafting responses t....

Handled by: New York

View Job Post

Chemistry Technology Specialist

 New York - New York City

New York City office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks chemistry technology specialist with 1-5 years of experience. The candidate should have PhD in chemistry or closely related field. Must have patent prosecution experience. USPTO registration is strongly preferred. Strong background in organic or synthetic chemistry a plus.

Handled by: New York

View Job Post