Patent Engineer/Technical Specialist - SF or Silicon Valley

Alchemy Legal - San Francisco, CA

Patent Engineer/Technical Specialist - SF or Silicon Valley 

One of our top law firm's is seeking a Patent Engineer/Technical Advisor with excellent academic credentials and a love of technology to join our dynamic Intellectual Property & Technology practice, in either its San Francisco or Silicon Valley office. The person hired for this position will work side-by-side with talented partners and associates to help clients protect some of their most important inventions on the forefront of technology, and can expect to assume such responsibilities as the following.


  • Drafting and prosecuting US and foreign patent applications
  • Conducting technical research to support clients’ technology
  • Providing technical support for the practice

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. The position is ideal for candidates interested in becoming patent agents or patent lawyers.

Position Requirements:

Recent Law Firm or USPTO experience 

Personal Skills/Attributes

  • Has a true love of technology
  • Is conscientious with a proven attention to detail
  • Possesses strong analytical skills and an ability to convey technical ideas concisely and effectively
  • Embraces teamwork and works effectively with others

Technical Skills

  • Strong educational background in electrical engineering, computer science, mechanical engineering, physics, or comparable degree is required

Other Requirements

  • Please include resume, transcripts and cover letter with application


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.

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Thank you,

Karrissa Johnston

Talent Acquisition Specialist

Posted On: Friday, February 28, 2020

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