Biotech IP Associate or Patent Agent (Junior Level) - Boston

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Greenberg Traurig is seeking a patent agent or technology specialist to join its dynamic Boston Intellectual Property group, which has experienced unprecedented growth over the past year.   We are looking for a candidate with a strong technical background in the biological sciences, and a commitment to providing exceptional client service.

  • Candidates should be registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • Ph.D. in Biology, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Biochemistry, Immunology, or a related discipline is required. 
  • Experience in a law firm is desirable. 
  • At least two (2) years of experience drafting and prosecuting patent applications is required.  Experience conducting IP due diligence and FTO analyses is helpful.
  • Candidates must have excellent academic credentials, as well as outstanding organizational and communication skills (written and oral).

Please submit your application along with graduate and undergraduate transcripts and a writing sample. 

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