Patent Attorney PhD Molecular Biology - Boston, MA

Employer
Chelsea Search Group, Inc.
Location
Boston
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Mar 08, 2023
Closes
Apr 05, 2023
Practice
Litigation
Contract Type
Permanent
Patent Attorney PhD Molecular Biology – Boston, MA

SUMMARY: The Life Sciences Practice Group of an international law firm is looking for a Patent Attorney holding a PhD with at least 3 years of patent prosecution experience in molecular biology and/or immunology.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Prosecutes U.S. and ex–U.S. originated patent applications before the U.S. patent and Trademark Office.
  • Prepares high–quality patent applications in a timely, cost–effective manner.
  • Evaluates prior art, third party patents, published patent applications.
  • Conducts patent analysis and evaluations including but not limited to freedom to operate, validity, infringement and inventor ship determination.
  • Evaluates patent portfolios and patent landscapes.
  • Conducts patent due diligence for a variety of transactions.
  • Maintains thorough knowledge of new developments and recent decisions in the patent field.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Possess 3 or more years of patent prosecution experience, preferably in molecular biology and/or immunology.
  • Must have a Juris Doctor (JD) or equivalent law degree from an accredited institution and be licensed to practice law.
  • Must have a PhD in molecular biology, immunology or a related discipline.
  • Must be registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational, problem–solving, and analytical skills
  • Ability to manage priorities and workflow
  • Ability to work on complex projects with general direction and minimal guidance.
  • Acute attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
FIRM OFFERS :
  • Competitive Salary
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • Health Savings Account
  • Flexible Spending Account: Health Care, Dependent Care, and Transit
  • Life Insurance
  • 401K
  • Generous Time Off Plan
  • Professional Development
To Apply: Please email your resume to :