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Location California - Glendale
Job ID WCMS258251
Job Experience Junior Associate
TelecommunicationsPatent Agents - Electrical EngineeringPatent Agents - Computer Engineering
Glendale office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks a patent agent/technical advisor with 2 years of experience. The candidate will be primarily responsible for preparing and prosecuting patent applications filed with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and foreign patent offices. Will provide technical guidance to attorneys in assisting clients to document inventions, counseling clients on comprehensive IP strategy, prior art analysis, and IP portfolio management. Experience with foreign patent applications is helpful. Registration to practice before the USPTO is a plus. Bachelors Degree (or advanced degree) in Electrical, Computer Engineering, and/or Telecommunications is required. Industry experience preferred. Must be Computer self-sufficient (complete Microsoft Office Suite). Proficiency with specialized software and online programs as required.
The candidate should be detail-oriented, organized, and team-oriented. Must have excellent writing and communication skills. The ability to multi-task independently under deadlines, efficiently manage firm resources, effectively delegate (as appropriate), and prioritize and manage case assignments is required. The ability to effectively present information and professionally respond to questions is needed. Must have exceptional interpersonal skills. The ability to recognize inefficiencies in the work process and contribute to improvements is needed. Should have the ability to maintain confidentiality and demonstrate high integrity.
Heres a prestigious L.A.-area law firm with a strong emphasis on what is probably the most sought after practice of the 21st Century: intellectual law. This firm is in what we believe is the best area of Los Angeles and if you work here you will not have a commute more than 5 minutes unless you are crazy and want to live in another area of town. The area where this firm is has three big pluses (1) great schools, and (2) affordable housing, and (3) safe neighborhoods. Prepare for a full book of business with national and international clients involving trademark secrets, copyrights, trademarks, patents and unfair competition. They are especially interested in hiring attorneys with technical expertise. This firm encourages its associates to participate in local civic affairs and events. There are some really nice people here and, if you want to practice IP law (this firm does other things as well), this may be the place for you.
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10537 Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 301Los Angeles,California 90025
Phone (310) 444 0000
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