IP Associate

San Francisco
Apr 19, 2024
May 17, 2024
Trademark Agent
Contract Type

– Juris Doctorate Degree
– Robust writing, drafting and editing skills
– Clerkships and trial experience are always beneficial
– Undergraduate degree in the engineering, chemistry, biology and/or computer science fields are valuable but not required

The ideal candidate is a driven, self–motivated litigator with patent experience and a strong interest in developing standup and trial experience in high–stakes technology disputes. The firm's successful IP practice seeks creative and strategically minded candidates who are hungry to take on lead roles in major litigation, including taking and defending depositions, writing and arguing substantive motions, and meaningful participation on trial teams, including preparing witnesses, pretrial argument, and strategy.

Vanguard Intellectual Partners (Vanguard–IP) specializes in the placement of IP/Patent professionals nationwide.

Our sole focus on intellectual property enables us to more deeply understand our clients' technical needs, and our candidates' individual talents and career interests. Our broad network of long–term client relationships gives us a competitive edge.

Our recruiters all have 10+ years of IP recruiting experience, and an exceptional record of success. We have superior knowledge of the IP job market, and offer trusted career advice for our candidates. We also have the resources and high–level contacts to get your resume noticed by the people who matter.

We look forward to speaking with you, and learning more about what you are seeking in your next opportunity.

At Vanguard–IP, we respect the confidentiality of every candidate who contacts us. Furthermore, we will always obtain expressed authorization before submitting your resume to any of our clients.

Should you have an interest in exploring opportunities in another location, we have hundreds of openings in other markets. Please apply now and our team would be happy to review your information for this or other openings in your location of interest.