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Patent/IP Agent or Scientific Analyst (Remote in CA or Hybrid)

Company: Farella Braun + Martel LLP
Location: Chicago
Posted on: June 26, 2022

Job Description:

Patent/IP Agent or Scientific Analyst (Remote in CA or Hybrid)San FranciscoFarella Braun + Martel -is seeking an experienced -Patent/IP Agent or Scientific Analyst -with technical knowledge and outstanding writing and analytical skills to assist -our IP group with patent litigation and IPR petitions before the Patent Office.Note, our practice does not include the preparation and filing of patent applications; thus, this is not a patent prosecution position. -Candidates must have a degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related field. USPTO registration is NOT required.This position is based in San Francisco, CA but may be either fully remote (in CA) or a flexible hybrid position working remotely and in our office, as needed.---The Day-to-Day: --- Provides technical and legal research and analysis with respect to matters pending before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (IPRs, PGRs, and reexam) --- Provides technical support for litigation proceedings, including claim charts, assistance with expert reports --- Files documents in the Patent Trial and Appeal Board --- Contributes to IPR and litigation strategy --- Experience or willingness to learn how to file and assist with trademark prosecution before the USPTO --- Litigation support such as hearing preparation and filings Requirements: Experience: The Patent/IP Agent or Scientific Analyst must have transferable/related experience. Education: --- Bachelor's or advanced degree required in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related field. Strong academic credentials are essential. --- USPTO registration is NOT required. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: --- Excellent analytical skills and the ability to understand and summarize case-related documents. --- Outstanding writing skills. --- Significant substantive knowledge of the procedures, terminology and documents, high degree of specialization in areas of expertise. --- Outstanding organizational skills. --- Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office software (Word, Outlook, Excel). --- Ability to work effectively within a team environment and to work proactively. --- Strong time management skills and the ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment; ability to coordinate multiple tasks concurrently. Please apply by sending your resume and cover letter to Please also include a writing sample and transcript, or submit as requested. What We Provide: Farella supports all the members of our Farella family in achieving both personal satisfaction and professional accomplishment. Farella provides competitive salary and excellent benefits including comprehensive, medical, dental, vision, generous PTO, educational reimbursement and charitable contribution matching. At Farella, we recognize that the contributions, individuality and diversity of all of our professionals are key to the firm's success and meeting the needs of our clients. And like our clients, we value attributes such as enthusiasm, character, and high ethical standards. In fact, these are core qualities in all the individuals who come to work with us-and in all those with whom you will work! The longevity of those in all positions at the firm speaks to the warm, collegial, professional and rewarding environment at the firm. Farella has for many years been named one of the Best Places to Work in the Bay Area by the San Francisco Business Times / Silicon Valley Business Journal, and placed #1 in our size category in 2021. We ranked the #4 Best Midsize Law Firm to Work For in the United States by Vault. Who We Are: Farella Braun + Martel is a leading Northern California law firm representing corporate and private clients in sophisticated business transactions and complex commercial, civil and criminal litigation. Clients seek our imaginative legal solutions and the dynamism and intellectual creativity of our lawyers. We are headquartered in San Francisco and maintain an office in the Napa Valley that is focused on the wine industry. Farella's commitment to supporting the industries of Northern California and our entrepreneurial responsiveness to the regional demands, have driven our growth and evolution. Nimbleness and opportunistic management have propelled our success through 60 years. From trial prowess in high-stakes litigation to utility-scale renewable energy project development and complex transactional expertise, Farella's clients rely on and appreciate our fierce focus on client service and high quality work. Farella has successfully fused the quality, experience and resources of large firms with the relationship, flexibility and personal attention associated with a mid-sized firm. Commitment to Diversity, Equality + Inclusion We strive to ensure that everyone working at Farella feels like they belong. To that end, our recruiting, retention and practice development programs welcome, support and promote the interests of women, families and people of all ethnicities and sexual orientations. At Farella, we are committed to diversity, both as an ethical ideal and as a business imperative. RecognitionFarella has received industry and peer recognition equal to any firm in the country. Our attorneys include fellows of the American College of Trial Lawyers, American College of Appellate Lawyers, American College of Environmental Lawyers, American College of Coverage Counsel, College of Labor & Employment Lawyers, and American College of Investment Counsel. Farella has been named among Law360's California Powerhouses, featured on the National Law Journal's Midsize Hot List. Green Business In 2006, Farella was the first major law firm in San Francisco to obtain certification as a green business by the San Francisco Green Business Program, recognizing the firm for meeting the program's stringent environmental standards. We received our fourth Green Business certification in 2020. Farella is committed to equal employment opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. We value and encourage diversity and solicit applications from all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, gender, sex, age, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, medical condition, military and veteran status, gender identity or expression, genetic information, change of sex or transgender status, genetic information or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law.Farella is an Equal Opportunity Employer -

Keywords: Farella Braun + Martel LLP, Chicago , Patent/IP Agent or Scientific Analyst (Remote in CA or Hybrid), Sales , Chicago, Illinois

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