Patent Prosecution Attorney - Chem/Bio - D.C.
New York, NY 10017
Provide strategic advice and counsel on the development of clients patent assets, evaluating the intellectual property and technology of merger targets, and drafting and prosecuting new patent applications.
Ideal candidates will have at least 10 years of IP prosecution experience in a law firm setting.
Strong educational background, including a JD from a top-tier law school and a Ph.D. Medicinal or Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry, or related area, or an equivalent discipline from a top-tier graduate school.
Ability to analyze scientific papers and/or patent references and present ideas, legal and scientific reasoning and conclusions in both verbal and written format.
Demonstrated skills to present scientific concepts, analysis/reasoning, and conclusions to wide audiences, including scientists and non-scientists.
Candidates must be admitted to the DC bar or eligible to waive in.
USPTO admission is required.
Ability and willingness to train and mentor associates and patent agents