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We're always looking for new members to join Howson & Howson. From entery level to highly experienced we'd like to hear from you. See our listings below for more informations.

November 30th, 2021

We are looking for a junior-level associate (2-3 years experience) or an experienced patent agent with an advanced degree to join our boutique IP firm’s Biotech team. The professional will provide scientific expertise and assist with all aspects of patent prosecution, both the US and foreign, focusing on the pharmaceutical and biotechnical arts. The professional will assist in the preparation, filing, and prosecution of patent applications, patent searching, and opinion preparation.   

IP Associate / Patent Agent


  • 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 resolve conflicting workload assignments, and adapt to changing conditions 

  • 2+ year(s) of working patent knowledge