Patent Attorney Job Description

[Insert company name here] is an established and successful law firm specializing in [insert key areas of focus here]

We’re looking for a Patent Attorney to interact with the business and technology teams to secure IP protection for the Company’s inventions


Roles & Responsibilities

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Work with engineering teams to identify protectable aspects of their innovations.
  • Evaluate relevant parameters and determine whether or not to file patent applications.
  • Work with outside counsel on the preparation, filing, and prosecution of local and foreign patents.
  • Work with other members of the Company’s legal team and provide counselling on IP issues.
  • Work with IP colleagues to coordinate the global protection of inventions.
  • Analyze and advise on various IP legal issues such as the likelihood of infringement, third-party intellectual property rights, and competitive landscape.
  • Devise patent filing and strategy, idea harvesting, management of patent application preparation, and prosecution.
  • Assist with potential patent acquisitions, licensing, litigation, and other IP related issues.


About you

  • Law degree from an accredited law school.
  • Registered to practice before the [insert patent and trademark membership requirement].
  • [insert number] years of legal experience in patent prosecution.
  • Degree in [insert specific engineering or sciences degree].
  • Have personally prepared and prosecuted at least [insert number] patent applications.
  • Excellent legal research, writing, and analytical skills.
  • Ability to quickly learn new technology and business trends.
  • Experience with an application processor and modem architecture.
  • Experience with artificial intelligence/deep learning.


What you’ll get in return

The firm offers a generous benefits package along with compensation based on experience level and client orientation.

  • Competitive compensation based on experience
  • Medical insurance plan
  • Dental insurance plan
  • Vision insurance plan
  • Contribution to life insurance plan
  • 401k profit sharing
  • Parking reimbursement
  • Social, charity, and wellness events


To apply for the role or have a confidential discussion, contact us on [insert recruiter email address] or [insert recruiter phone number]