Senior Attorney: Patent Litigation

Employer
Jobot
Location
Boston
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Apr 11, 2024
Closes
Apr 26, 2024
Practice
Litigation
Position
Trademark Agent
Contract Type
Permanent
Mid Size Law Firm to Work For in United States

This Jobot Job is hosted by: Jeff Diepenbrock
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Salary: $200,000 – $350,000 per year

A bit about us:

We are a premier global law firm at the forefront of innovation and legal excellence delivering best–in class intellectual property, litigation, and corporate advice. The firm is a trusted legal partner for forward–thinking, high growth companies seeking strategic legal counsel. Our firm has been named as one of the fastest–growing law firms in the United States on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest–growing private companies.

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Job Details

Job Description:
We are seeking a highly experienced Patent Litigator with 6–8 years of experience or above, preferably with less than 20 years of experience, to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in patent litigation, team leadership, and case management.
Responsibilities:
1. Case Strategy and Management:
  • Develop and execute comprehensive litigation strategies for patent cases, overseeing all phases from inception to resolution.
  • Manage multiple patent litigation matters simultaneously, ensuring adherence to timelines, budgets, and client expectations.
  • Lead case assessment, including infringement and validity analyses, and provide strategic guidance to the team.

2. Team Leadership and Collaboration:
  • Lead a team in patent litigation matters, providing mentorship, guidance, and training.
  • Foster a collaborative and cohesive team environment, promoting effective communication and knowledge sharing.
  • Coordinate with other legal departments and external experts to leverage resources and expertise in case management.

3. Legal Research and Analysis:
  • Conduct in–depth legal research and analysis on patent law, court decisions, and industry trends, applying insights to case strategies.
  • Draft and review legal documents, including pleadings, motions, briefs, and settlement agreements, ensuring accuracy and compliance with legal standards.

4. Client Communication and Relationship Management:
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for clients in patent litigation matters, providing regular updates, strategic advice, and risk assessments.
  • Build and maintain strong client relationships, understanding their business objectives and aligning legal strategies accordingly.

5. Courtroom Advocacy and Dispute Resolution:
  • Represent clients in court proceedings, including hearings, depositions, mediations, arbitrations, and trials, demonstrating strong advocacy skills.
  • Evaluate settlement opportunities and engage in settlement negotiations, exploring alternative dispute resolution methods when appropriate.

Qualifications:
  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) from a top law school.
  • Admitted to practice law in the relevant jurisdiction.
  • 6–8 years of experience in patent litigation, preferably in a big law firm environment.
  • Proven track record of successfully leading patent litigation cases from start to finish.
  • Strong understanding of all phases of litigation, including pre–trial preparation, discovery, motion practice, and trial proceedings.
  • Excellent leadership, communication, and organizational skills.

This position offers an exciting opportunity for a seasoned patent litigator to lead high–profile patent litigation matters and contribute to the strategic growth of our firm.

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