IP Patent Associate Attorne

Alchemy Legal - San Francisco, CA

One of our top firms is looking for a mid-level associate attorney for their IP Patent team.


  • 2-3 years of patent-litigation experience.
  • Ideal candidates will have an undergraduate or advanced degree in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, computer science, or computer engineering or an equivalent technical degree;
  • experience working within the IP department of a comparable law firm;
  • A high level of academic achievement at an accredited law school.
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) registration number or be qualified to take the USPTO’s registration examination.

Expected Responsibilities:

Patent litigation in U.S. district court and post-grant proceedings before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board at the USPTO; preparing and filing complaints, answers, and counterclaims and conducting associated pre-filing analysis; drafting discovery requests and responses and participating in discovery on infringement, validity, and damages issues, including expert discovery; analyzing and understanding complex technical subject matter in patents and relevant prior art; conducting searches for and analyzing prior art to invalidate patent claims; conducting legal research for and drafting discovery and dispositive motions and claim-construction briefs; supporting trial teams.

Only applications that include a cover letter, resume, law school transcript and writing sample will be considered.

Prestigious law firm provides great environment and working atmosphere.

To hear more (confidentially of course), please email your resume along with salary expectations.

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Karrissa Fulton

Talent Acquisition Specialist

Posted On: Friday, January 11, 2019

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