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July 20th, 2022

HOWSON & HOWSON LLP is a long-established IP boutique law firm and is seeking an associate with 0-3 years experience, or a patent agent with a PhD or other advanced degree, for our Life Sciences team. The professional will provide scientific expertise and assist with all aspects of patent prosecution, both US and foreign, with particular focus in the fields of biotechnology and the pharmaceutical arts . Benefits include healthcare, retirement plan, ability to work remotely (must be located in US), and work-life balance.

Intellectual Property (IP) Associate/ Patent Agent/ Scientific Advisor

Qualifications: 

  • Ph.D. or JD with a technical degree in biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology, or equivalent

  • Superior technical, verbal, and written communication skills

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities

  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment for multiple partners, prioritize and manage multiple simultaneous tasks 

  • Candidate must be admitted or eligible to the USPTO agent exam

  • US work authorization (required)

  • 1+ year(s) of patent prosecution experience in biotechnology and/or medicinal chemistry a plus

​Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $70,000.00 - $160,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • 401(k)

  • Health insurance

  • Life insurance

  • Paid time off

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay

COVID-19 considerations:
Howson & Howson LLP follows CDC guidelines.

Application Question(s):

  • Do you have a Ph.D. or JD with a technical degree in biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology, or equivalent?

Work Location: One location