An Am Law 200 firm is currently seeking an IP Litigation Attorney (1st-3rd year) to join wither their Washington D.C or Palo Alto offices.
The firm is looking for someone with an understanding of and keen interest in patent law who isn’t afraid to stand up in court or take a deposition (and preferably has actually done both), is comfortable speaking directly with clients and opposing counsel, enjoys thinking creatively and working on a team, and is willing to actively participate in the strategic development of the case.
Skills & Experience
One to three years of significant patent litigation or clerkship experience, including participating in underlying case analyses; conducting factual and legal research; drafting pleadings; participating in discovery on infringement, validity, and damages issues, including depositions and expert discovery; participating in post-grant proceedings; researching and drafting dispositive and discovery motions and claim construction briefing; and participating in pre-trial and trial activities. Ideal candidates will have experience working within the Intellectual Property department of a comparable law firm and a high level of academic achievement from a law school institution. ITC experience would be a plus. Candidates should have excellent writing skills.
Ref: # HR0067