Intellectual Property (Associate, Counsel)

Representative Job Opportunities

  • Trademark Associate; San Francisco [Code N121]
    Well-known law firm seeks trademark associate to join vibrant practice. The ideal candidate should have 2+ years of U.S. and foreign trademark counseling, clearance, and prosecution experience including reviewing clearance searches and preparing substantive responses to PTO office actions. Previous experience preparing and responding to cease and desist letters and handling other enforcement matters, including domain name disputes, UDRP actions and matters related to the use of trademarks on social media platforms. The position will also involve drafting complaints, answers, motions and other pleadings in federal court trademark litigation cases, TTAB oppositions and cancellation actions, and preparing and responding to discovery requests. Excellent research skills, writing and academic credentials, and strong analytical, interpersonal and communication skills are required. CA Bar preferred.

  • Patent Prosecution; Southern California [Code S115]
    Leading law firm is seeking an experienced patent prosecution associate to join the IP team. Ideal candidate will have between 2 and 5 years of patent prosecution and patent-related legal experience and must have a strong educational background, including a JD from a top-tier law school and a B.S. in electrical engineering or an equivalent discipline (e.g., computer science or physics). Admission to the  CA Bar and USPTO bar are required. Requirements: CA Bar, relevant experience, top academics.

  • IP/Patent Litigation ; Southern Calfiornia [Code S114]
    Top law firm is seeking an attorney with 7-15 years of IP experience with Commercial Disputes, IP Procurement and Portfolio Management and Patent Office Litigation. CA Bar, excellent academics and experience.

  • Trademark; Northern California  [Code N110]
    Highly-regarded firm seeks associate (prosecution, counseling, international enforcement) with one to three years of experience as a trademark practitioner. Superior analytical skills, academic credentials, excellent oral, writing and interpersonal skills a must. CA bar membership preferred.

  • Seeking challenging IP litigation work? Well-known law firm in northern California seeks patent, copyright, trade secret, trademark, internet and unfair competition litigation Background preferred: undergraduate degree in engineering, computer science or biological sciences; experience in patent litigation Membership in patent bar or experience in patent litigation. Class of 2006 to 2009.  Must have law firm experience and top academic credentials. California Bar Required. Top market compensation, collaborative culture. [Code N120]

  • Patent Litigation/Prosecution: [Codes S100, N100]                                  Excellent opportunities throughout California for associates with 2-7 years of experience with patent litigation and/or patent prosecution. Signing bonuses available! USPTO membership and scientific undergraduate degrees required. Strong academics and California Bar preferred. Firm sizes vary, all offering opportunity for long-term growth and partnership track.

  • IP litigation: LARGE SIGNING BONUS! Northern and Southern California
    [Codes S107, N107]
    Preeminent law firm with dynamic practice seeks talented associate with the following experience: technical background (such as computer science or electrical engineering, 2-9 years patent litigation experience. Excellent credentials (top 20 law school, top 10% grades) and a steady career history required. Top compensation.

  • Patent Prosecution: Northern and Southern California [Code N108]
    National law firms have immediate openings for Intellectual Property Patent Prosecution associates with 2-6 years of relevant experience. USPTO required. A technical background in electrical engineering or computer science preferred; strong research, writing and advocacy skills are required. The ideal candidate will also have excellent academic credentials and strong interpersonal skills. Market rate compensation and full benefits.

  • In House Patent Counsel - Prep & Prosecution: Northern and Southern California
    [Codes N109, S109]
    Top corporation(s) seeks talented and motivated Patent Attorneys to apply their technical, communication, and legal skills working with engineers and business units in a team environment with the goal of developing high quality, high value US and international patents. Requirements: 5-7 years of experience, JD degree, USPTO registration, writing sample and at least one state bar registration is required. A Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science is preferred. Excellent salary and full benefits.

  • Patent Litigation: UNLISTED! Southern California [Code S110]
    Top firm seeks junior and senior Counsel level attorneys with patent litigation experience. Join busy practice with high level practice. No portable business required for senior position. Stellar credentials from top law school are required; big firm experience is preferred.

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