Science Advisor/Patent Agent Job in Redwood City, CA Near Me - 315224 |

Science Advisor/Patent Agent

Type Full-Time

Location California - Redwood City

Job ID 2F5O315224

Experience Level Junior Associate

Job Experience Min. 1 - Max. 8 Years

Ranking 4 : Medium to Large Business $$$$

Estimated Salary Highest Salary Band in the Market

Practice Areas Patent Agents - ChemistryPatent Agents - Biology

2023-11-29 20:15:27

A law firm in Redwood City is seeking a Science Advisor/Patent Agent. The candidate will be responsible for the following: Experience in drafting patent applications, responding to office actions, conducting patentability and freedom-to-operate analyses, and performing due diligence for corporate transactions and technology transfers. Strong academic credentials and exceptional written and verbal communication skills are required. A background with an M.D. or Ph.D. in biology or chemistry is essential, and law firm experience is strongly preferred.



  • Draft patent applications and responses to office actions, ensuring accuracy and compliance with patent laws and regulations.
  • Conduct prior art searches to analyze patentability and freedom to operate.
  • Perform due diligence for corporate transactions and technology transfers related to patents.
  • Collaborate with attorneys and clients to assess and strategize on patent-related matters.



  • Prior experience in drafting patent applications and office action responses.
  • Strong academic background and a record of scholarly achievement.
  • Preferred experience working within a law firm setting.


Education and Certifications:

  • M.D. or Ph.D. in biology or chemistry.
  • Any relevant certifications or qualifications related to patent law or intellectual property rights would be advantageous.



  • Proficiency in drafting patent applications and responding to office actions.
  • Strong research and analytical abilities for prior art searches.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication for effectively conveying complex scientific concepts.
  • Collaborative and detail-oriented approach to work.
  • Familiarity with patent laws and regulations.

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