Associate – Patent Procurement – Job #A20130413 – New York, NY

Associate – Patent Procurement – Job #A20130413 – New York, NY
The New York office of Perkins Coie LLP is seeking an experienced associate to join its nationally ranked and growing Intellectual Property group. We manage patent portfolios in a range of industries, including mobile technology, computer science, electronics, semiconductors, telecommunications, life sciences and biotechnology, medical devices, aerospace, and consumer products.  To be considered, you must have a degree in electrical engineering, physics or computer science (an advanced degree is preferred) and at least four years of experience preparing and prosecuting patent applications before the U.S. patent office.  Ideally you will have previous practical experience working in the fields of software, cloud computing, mobile networking and telecommunications.  Strong academic credentials, excellent references and superb writing and oral communication skills are required. This position provides an excellent opportunity to work with experienced practitioners across our world-wide offices, as well as the opportunity to work with technology companies with a world-wide presence and marquee, fast-paced early-stage high technology companies.  When applying please attach your cover letter, resume, law school and undergraduate transcript and writing sample.

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