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1L Patent Prosecution Fellow - Palo Alto

Palo Alto, CA 94301
Perkins Coie understands your career is about choices, not trade-offs. We're dedicated to providing an atmosphere that encourages you to pursue your definition of success. Click HERE to learn more. Please click HERE for more information. Perkins Coie is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or any other category prohibited by local, state or federal law. This policy applies to all aspects of employment, including recruitment, placement, promotion, transfer, demotion, compensation, benefits, social and recreational activities and termination. Learn more HERE Read the full 2022 report HERE Learn more HERE Learn more HERE Learn more HERE Job Description: Perkins Coies IP practice combines the focus and flexibility of a boutique firm with the services of one of the worlds leading technology law firms. We have more than 250 attorneys and agents who provide innovative, comprehensive counsel at every stage of IP protection and development, including patent litigation and appeals, post-grant proceedings, patent prosecution, portfolio counseling, and technology licensing, as well as copyright, trademark, trade secret, and unfair competition counseling and litigation. The 1L Patent Prosecution Fellowships provide 1L students with a $15,000 academic scholarship and a paid position as a 2023 summer associate with Perkins Coie. The 2023 Perkins Coie 1L Patent Prosecution Fellows will be selected based on the following criteria: Candidates must be a first-year law student in good standing pursuing the degree of Juris Doctor at an ABA accredited law school. Candidates must have a strong academic record as well as experience that demonstrates great promise for a successful career in the legal profession. Candidates must have the technical or scientific background necessary for the practice groups work. Applicants with prior professional technical or scientific experience are preferred. Applicants for Patent Prosecution positions must be admitted to or be eligible to sit for the Patent Bar. To be considered, please submit the following: Current resume Cover letter Undergraduate/graduate transcripts Law school transcripts, if available (unofficial versions are acceptable) Legal writing sample (10-page maximum). You may submit your application for a 1L fellowship without a transcript. Please submit your law school transcript as soon as it is available. Virtual interviews will be granted to finalists prior to awarding fellowships. For candidates for Palo Alto, a degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering field is preferred, but not required. Application deadline: January 8, 2023
Posted: 2022-11-16 Expires: 2022-12-16

Perkins Coie understands your career is about choices, not trade-offs. Named one of the country's "100 Best Places to Work For" by FORTUNE magazine for 13 consecutive years, we provide an exceptional foundation on which to continue or expand your practice. During the past three years, we have hired more than 200 lateral attorneys firmwide at all experience levels. Our attorneys have broad and diverse backgrounds both within and outside the practice of law. By focusing on outstanding client service, superior legal work and generous pro bono and community involvement opportunities, we're dedicated to providing an atmosphere that encourages you to pursue your definition of success--both inside and outside the office.

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1L Patent Prosecution Fellow - Palo Alto

Perkins Coie LLP
Palo Alto, CA 94301

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