Patent Associate-Litigation/Chemical– Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC (Alexandria, VA or New York, NY)
We have an immediate opening in our Alexandria or New York office for a patent associate with a degree in the pharmaceutical or chemical arts. Ph.D. and/or patent agent experience strongly preferred. Candidates should have litigation experience, with ANDA proceedings preferred. Patent drafting and prosecution experience, preferably with respect to pharmaceuticals, is preferred. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, researching and drafting litigation documents, post-grant review documents and opinion letters, as well as patent portfolio analysis, with occasional prosecution. Associate candidates must be admitted in New York or Virginia, and all candidates must be registered to practice before the USPTO. All applications must be accompanied by a cover letter, resume, law school transcript, undergraduate transcript and a writing sample. All questions should be directed to Kerri S. Haley, Recruiting & Development Administrator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 firm’s 17 offices are located in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Virginia, Washington, D.C., New York, Florida, North Carolina and California. Buchanan's core service areas include: co...rporate 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 U.S. News & World Report–Best Lawyers list, and our lawyers are regularly ranked in Chambers USA, The Best Lawyers in America®, Super Lawyers® and other publications.