Godfrey & Kahn, S.C. is a full-service business law firm, providing legal solutions to clients ranging from privately-held businesses to Fortune 500 companies. Our firm's guiding principles are to think like a business person and judge our success by the success of our clients.
We hire talented and self-motivated people and invest heavily in their success. Currently, we have an excellent opportunity for a lateral attorney with 2 - 5 years of experience to join our Intellectual Property team, preferably in the Madison office, although associates for Milwaukee would be considered. Qualified applicants must be admitted to the patent bar and have an undergraduate or graduate degree in engineering or other hard science, with electrical or mechanical engineering or computer science preferred. Engineering work experience is desired, but not required. Ability to assist in litigation, prepare and prosecute trademark and patent applications, support corporate transactions, and draft and negotiate technology agreements is a plus. We seek individuals whose academic achievements and personal skills mark them as future leaders in the firm and in the community.
Godfrey & Kahn is a general business practice firm with approximately 180 lawyers with offices in Milwaukee and four additional Wisconsin locations, as well as in Washington D.C. The firm's Intellectual Property team includes a number of experienced attorneys who work in a broad-based intellectual property practice including patent and trademark prosecution, litigation, and business transaction support.
Cover letter, resume, law school transcripts are required.