Patent Agent/Technical Advisor at Lewis Roca

Lewis Roca


Mid Level

Phoenix, AZ, USA

$59.000 - $81.000

30 Dec → 29 Jan

Job Description

Lewis Roca is seeking a Patent Agent or Technical Advisor with three or more years of experience to join its Intellectual Property practice. We are considering candidates for our Glendale, CA or Phoenix, AZ office locations, and such candidates would support cross-office needs.

The candidate will be primarily responsible for, but not limited to, preparing and prosecuting patent applications filed with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and foreign patent offices. Additional duties may include: providing technical guidance to attorneys in assisting clients to document inventions, counselling clients on comprehensive IP strategy, prior art analysis, and IP portfolio management. Experience with foreign patent applications is helpful, though not required.

Requirements / Qualifications

  • Registration to practice before the USPTO is a plus, but not required

  • Bachelor’s Degree (advanced degree preferred) in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering with strong Organic Chemistry background required

  • Industry experience preferred but not required

  • Detail oriented, organized & team oriented

  • Excellent writing and communication skills

  • Ability to multi-task independently under deadlines, efficiently manage firm resources, effectively delegate (as appropriate), and prioritize and manage case assignments

  • Ability to effectively present information and professionally respond to questions

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills

  • Ability to recognize inefficiencies in work process and contribute to improvements

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and demonstrate high integrity

  • Computer self-sufficient (complete Microsoft Office Suite)

  • Proficiency with specialized software and online programs as required

How To Apply

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