PATENT ENGINEER / PATENT AGENT
Slater Matsil, LLP is a globally-focused Intellectual Property (IP) boutique of technology-minded individuals. We maintain a client-centric perspective, whether we are discussing technology with inventors in the design room, developing IP strategies with management in the board room, or advocating for our clients’ rights in the courtroom. Our blue chip client list includes many of the world's largest technology companies, and several of North America's pre-eminent law firms, who look to us for our unique combination of legal and technical expertise.
Are you innovative and driven, with a passion for protecting the groundbreaking ideas that fuel global progress and prosperity? We are seeking engineering and technical rock stars to help secure intellectual property for some of the world’s most trailblazing companies and emerging technology innovations.
This position provides tremendous opportunity for career growth. Join us and grow with us to become a Patent Agent / Patent Attorney. The position involves all aspects of patent development including preparation and prosecution through issuance with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. If you offer the following, we want to talk to you:
- Graduate degree in Physics, Material Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science, or related field.
- Significant R&D experience in industry/academia, especially in hardware, software, cloud, or electrical systems.
- Recognized technical leadership
- Excellent communication (verbal and writing) skills
At Slater Matsil, your science and technology expertise is highly valued. Over 50% of our patent professionals have advanced degrees (including many with a Ph.D.) and many were previous inventors. We support your continued academic and career growth including attending law school, if that is the path you desire. Patent Agents are also eligible to be compensated at above market rates tied to performance and revenue generation.
In addition, Slater Matsil offers Patent Agents a leadership track that is unique to the industry. Upon at least eight years’ experience as a Patent Agent and a proven track record with the firm, Patent Agents may be considered for “Distinguished Patent Agent” status, which provides an opportunity to expand on your leadership abilities.
Candidate must be patent bar eligible.
Apply by emailing email@example.com your resume and a cover letter explaining your interest in this position