Intellectual Property Associate Attorney Job in Charlotte, NC Near Me - 328406 |

Intellectual Property Associate Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location North Carolina - Charlotte

Job ID FFZP328406

Experience Level Junior Associate

Job Experience Min. 2 - Max. 4 Years

Ranking 4 : Medium to Large Business $$$$

Estimated Salary Highest Salary Band in the Market

Practice Areas IP - Patent - Electrical EngineeringIP - Patent - Computer EngineeringIP - Patent - MechanicalIP - Patent - Hard Science GeneralIP - Patent - Life Science GeneralIP - Patent - Chemical Engineering

2024-06-23 20:20:25

A law firm seeks an Intellectual Property Associate Attorney for their Charlotte, NC, office. Below are the job details:

Job Overview:

The Intellectual Property Associate Attorney will primarily focus on patent preparation and prosecution and provide legal counsel on intellectual property matters. The role involves working closely with team attorneys and staff members on IP-related tasks, including patent drafting, patentability analyses, opinion work, agreements, and litigation support.


  • Write and file utility and design patent applications
  • Pursue corresponding U.S. and foreign patent protection
  • Conduct freedom-to-operate analyses
  • Write opinions of counsel
  • Collaborate with team attorneys and staff on intellectual property matters
  • Assist in patentability analyses
  • Support in patent prosecution
  • Engage in IP-related agreements
  • Provide support in IP litigation


  • 2-4 years of experience practicing in patent preparation and prosecution
  • Undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, chemical engineering, computer engineering, or similar engineering field
  • Excellent academic credentials
  • Solid work ethic
  • Strong writing and analytical skills


  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or related field (required)
  • Juris Doctor (JD) degree (preferred)


  • Admission to the North Carolina Bar or Minneapolis State Bar (required)
  • Admitted to practice before the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office, or eligible to sit for the Patent Bar (required)

This Vault ranked firm promotes high level work, commitment to pro bono work, and great colleagues and clients. The firm provides creative solutions to complex legal and business problems while offering value-added service to its clients. Amongst its hallmarks are flexibility, practical business sense, and tireless advocacy. The firm is large enough to ensure promptness of service, yet personal enough to maintain the established reputation for individual attention. The firm values relationships, collaboration, thinking ahead, leadership within the profession, and helping those in need through pro bono and community service.

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