Biotech Patent Agent or Associate - Dallas

Alchemy Legal - Dallas, TX

Biotech Patent Agent or Associate - Dallas, TX 

One of our top law firm's is seeking a biotech patent agent or attorney with excellent academic credentials and a PhD in a life sciences discipline to join its Intellectual Property & Technology practice. The person hired for this position will work directly with partners and other team members and will contribute to the practice by assuming such responsibilities as the following. 


  • Drafting patent applications in the field of biotechnology and life sciences
  • Analyzing and responding to communications from the USPTO
  • Corresponding with foreign associates to provide detailed instructions for prosecuting foreign applications
  • Assisting with briefing related to appeals

This is a great opportunity to work with a group of dedicated professionals who are passionate about their work, and to enjoy the benefits of a growing international law firm.

Position requirements:

Personal skills and attributes

  • Excellent written communication skills and an ability to produce written work product that is concise and effective
  • Conscientious with a proven attention to detail
  • Strong analytical skills and an ability to offer thoroughly researched perspectives on complex issues
  • Organized and efficient with disciplined time management skills
  • Collaborative and works effectively with others who have different styles

Technical skills

  • PhD in a life science discipline is required
  • Law firm or USPTO experience is not required, but preferred
  • USPTO admission preferred

Compensation will be commensurate with experience, salary is flexible.

Prestigious law firm provides great environment and working atmosphere.

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

*Referral fee applies only if and when the candidate referred to us is hired by the firm seeking candidates.



Thank you,


Hope Tocci

Talent Acquisition Specialist

[email protected]

Posted On: Tuesday, June 4, 2019

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