Patent Agent-Chemical/Materials Technologies

Employer
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
Location
Alexandria, VA
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC has an immediate opening for a patent agent with a minimum of 5 years of experience and a degree in the chemical arts. Ph.D. required. Candidates should have significant patent drafting and prosecution experience, preferably with respect to small molecule pharmaceuticals, materials science and industrial chemicals. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, drafting patent applications, prosecution related documents, post-grant review documents and opinion letters, as well as patent portfolio analysis. Candidates must be registered to practice before the US Patent and Trademark Office. This position can be in Alexandria, VA, Pittsburgh, PA, Philadelphia, PA, New York, NY or Wilmington, DE. Qualified candidates should apply at our website at -attorneys. All applications must be accompanied by a cover letter, resume, all transcripts and a writing sample. EOE. Company Description: Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney is a full-service law firm with nearly 500 attorneys and government relations professionals who serve the legal and business needs of regional, national and international clients. The firmA cents AAs 17 offices are located in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Virginia, Washington, DC, New York, Florida, North Carolina and California. Buchanan's core service areas include: corporate finance and commercial law; litigation; energy law; intellectual property; labor and employment; financial services; tax; health care; real estate; bankruptcy and creditors' rights; and government relations, government contracts and other regulatory-related counsel. Founded in 1850, Buchanan has a long history of building and maintaining strong professional relationships with our clients through individual attention and understanding of their needs and priorities. In recognition of that commitment, Buchanan is consistently recognized as a "Client Service A-Team" firm by BTI. The firm receives annual honors on the US News & World ReportA cents AA Best Lawyers list, and our lawyers are regularly ranked in Chambers USA, The Best Lawyers in AmericaA A (R), Super LawyersA A (R) and other publications.