Intellectual Property Associate, VIP

Employer
Vanguard-IP
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
REQUIREMENTS Seeking an Associate with strong academic credentials and a demonstrated commitment to litigating Hatch-Waxman/ANDA or pharmaceutical cases. The ideal candidate will have solid ANDA or pharmaceutical litigation and trial experience, and will already have substantial experience functioning successfully in a fast-paced, service oriented environment. The successful candidate will have excellent writing skills and solid experience in all phases of discovery, drafting and filing pleadings, motions, discovery and briefs. Must have a Bachelor's degree, and a Juris Doctor degree (JD) from an accredited law school and be a member in good standing of or able to waive into the District of Columbia bar. Science degree is preferred. The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal, oral advocacy and writing skills, strong analytical, technical, organizational and time management skills, and knowledge of ethics and conduct codes, which are a requirement for the proper and legal practice of the law. The firm seeks a candidate with the demonstrated ability to thrive In a fast-paced environment that provides the highest level of client service. Responsibilities The IP Section handles a wide range of litigation in state and federal courts and before government agencies. The candidate will work closely with top lawyers on a wide variety of ANDA and litigation matters. Responsibilities include litigation case management, taking and defending depositions, drafting pleadings and briefs, managing discovery, and researching and analyzing complex technical issues. Responsibilities also include counseling clients regarding all related legal aspects, drafting agreements, and providing subject matter expertise. SUMMARY At Vanguard-IP, we know Intellectual Property. We focus 100% on the recruitment of IP/Patent professionals. Our focus provides us with a deeper knowledge of our client needs, our candidate's individual talents and career interests, and how these can be matched together. While we don't claim to know everything, we feel that we know more than most -including technology focus, docket matters, and specifics about the practice. We are also comfortable receiving a great question and have the resources to get answers that are most often not readily available. We look forward to speaking with you and learning more about what you are seeking in your next opportunity. CONFIDENTIALITY Vanguard-IP, LLC respects the confidentiality of each client submission made to us. Each submission sent to Vanguard-IP is for our internal review purposes only and will NOT be shared to any of our clients without prior authorization from you. Submission alone does not imply your consent and/or authorization.