Patent Attorney or Agent in Mechanical Engineering

Cantor Colburn   •  

Hartford, CT

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


Not Specified years

Posted 75 days ago

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Cantor Colburn LLP, one of the largest full-service intellectual property law firms and the 4th largest patent law firm in the country, seeks a patent attorney or agent with a degree in mechanical engineering to work in any of the firm’s five offices: Hartford, Connecticut; Alexandria, Virginia; Atlanta, Georgia; Houston, Texas; and Troy, Michigan.

The firm’s clients are among the leading companies in the U.S. and around the world, including Fortune 100 companies, privately held companies, select high tech start-ups, and university technology transfer offices.

The attorney or agent will be responsible for drafting and globally prosecuting patent applications in the mechanical arts, including optics, light electrical, and consumer products, as well as occasionally preparing invalidity, infringement, and freedom-to operate analyses.

The successful candidate will have a JD or be admitted to the patent bar as an agent and a degree in mechanical engineering. Applicants must be registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and have domestic and international prosecution experience. Candidates must also have excellent academic credentials and strong writing skills. Competitive salary and benefits package.