IP Patent Agent or Patent Associate in Stamford, CT

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Locke Lord Bissell & Liddell LLP   •  

Stamford, CT 06901

Industry: Legal & Accounting


Less than 5 years

Posted 51 days ago

We are seeking qualified candidates for an Associate or Patent Agent position with our IP Patent Strategies Practice Group, to be based in our Stamford office. Our ideal candidate will have a background in Mechanical Engineering. The candidate must have at least 2-4 years previous ‎experience in patent preparation and prosecution in a law firm or ‎technology company. The Candidate will be expected to evaluate the patentability of innovations, draft patent applications and responses to office actions, ‎perform research and analysis, and provide guidance on a variety of patent ‎and IP-related issues. The candidate must possess excellent academic ‎credentials as well as strong communication, interpersonal, and organizational ‎skills.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:

  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing;
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure and to meet deadlines;
  • Strong organization and matter management skills;
  • Ability to work professionally and effectively with Clients, Partners, Associate and Support Staff;
  • Ability to work effectively with others as part of a team;
  • Clear and effective drafting skills;
  • Exceptional project management skills.


  • Juris Doctor. Qualified candidates must be and remain licensed to practice law and in good standing in Connecticut.
  • The candidate must be a US citizen.‎

Valid Through: 2019-10-18