Patent Agent/Technical Specialist - Biology/Chemistry (New York or Washington, DC Offices)

Location
New York, New York
Salary
Commensurate with experience.
Posted
Jan 10, 2019
Closes
Jan 16, 2019
Field of specialization
Biochemical, Biological
Work Function
Attorney / Patent Agent
Job Type
Full time

Steptoe, an AmLaw 100 firm, seeks a Technology Specialist or Patent Agent to join our IP Group in the Washington or New York office.  Duties include working with clients to identify inventions, assisting attorneys in preparing and prosecuting patent applications, assisting attorneys in patent searching and patent analysis, and providing technical assistance to attorneys in IP litigation and IP transaction.  Strong academic credentials, as well as outstanding organizational, interpersonal and writing skills, are required.  Ideal candidates will have an advanced degree in biology, chemistry, biochemistry, immunology, or pharmacology.  Patent Bar admission is desirable, but not required.

Steptoe is an equal opportunity employer EOE/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran.  All inquiries will be held in strict confidence. We strongly encourage qualified women, minorities, Veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of the LGBTQ+ community to apply.