Patent Attorney

  • Full Time
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  • Posted 3 weeks ago

Please send your resume in WORD format should you be interested
in the following Patent Attorney position located Chicago,
Milwaukee, Madison.

Job Title: Patent Attorney

Location: Chicago, IL: Milwaukee, WI; or Madison, WI

Salary: DOE

Work environment: Hybrid

Degree Required: JD required, Undergraduate Computer, Software
Engineering or Computer Science required.

Term: Full-time

3rd Party C2C/Transfer: No

Referral Fee: $500 Refer qualified colleague, friends, or family.

Job Description:

Our client is seeking a highly qualified, experienced mid-senior
level associate patent attorney to join a growing, dynamic
national Intellectual Property group practice. Strong preference
will be given to candidates who are in Madison, Milwaukee,
Chicago. An undergraduate degree or an advanced degree in the
fields of computer or software engineering or computer sciences
is required.

This position offers a great work/life balance yet still working
for a larger and prestigious law firm.

Responsibilities:

* Conduct patentability searches and analyses to assess the
viability of potential patent applications.
* Draft patent applications and responses to office actions
across various technology fields.
* Prosecute patent applications before the United States Patent
and Trademark Office (USPTO) and other patent offices worldwide.
* Perform IP due diligence, freedom-to-operate, and validity
analyses.
* Provide strategic counseling to clients on patent portfolio
management and IP-related issues.
* Collaborate with inventors, engineers, and other stakeholders
to identify patentable inventions and develop IP protection
strategies.
* Assist with patent litigation matters, including drafting
pleadings, conducting legal research, and preparing for hearings
and trials.
* Stay current on developments in patent law and industry trends
to provide informed advice to clients.

Qualifications:

* Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school.
* Admission to the applicable state bar and registration to
practice before the USPTO.
* Bachelor’s or advanced degree in computers, software
engineering or computer sciences.
* At least 3 years of experience in patent prosecution and IP
counseling or 5 years as a Patent Agent.
* Strong understanding of patent law and USPTO regulations.
* Excellent analytical, communication, and problem-solving
skills.
* Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects
simultaneously.

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