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Intellectual Property Midlevel Associate

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Chicago, Illinois 60601
  • Job Type
    Law Firm Associate
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, one of the world’s leading international law firms, seeks to hire a highly qualified midlevel associate to join our intellectual property practice in Chicago.

Practice Description:

With nearly 200 lawyers and other professionals, Morgan Lewis has one of the largest intellectual property practices of any full-service law firm in the world. We provide a range of intellectual property services, including litigation at the district court, International Trade Commission, and appellate levels; patent preparation and prosecution; trademark and copyright counseling and portfolio management; post-grant and other administrative proceedings before the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO); licensing, technology transfer and other transactions; and addressing intellectual properties issues in corporate transactions.

Learn more about our IP practice:
https://www.morganlewis.com/services/intellectual-property

Learn more about our firm, our commitment to diversity and our commitment to excellence:
https://www.morganlewis.com/our-firm/about-us
https://www.morganlewis.com/our-firm/our-culture/diversity
https://www.morganlewis.com/our-firm/awards-of-excellence

Requirements

The ideal candidate has a mix of life science related patent prosecution and patent litigation experience. A PhD in molecular biology (or related discipline) and experience working in a law firm environment are strongly preferred. Candidates must possess excellent academic credentials, as well as strong organization, writing and analytical skills. We value collegiality and diversity among our lawyers and seek to make the practice both professionally and personally rewarding. Illinois bar membership is required and patent bar membership is strongly preferred.

Please note: Morgan Lewis is not accepting resumes or referrals from search firms for this position. If you are a search firm, employment agency, or representative of either, you will not be compensated in any way for your referral of a candidate, even if Morgan Lewis hires said candidate.

Qualified candidates only. All inquiries will be kept confidential.

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP is committed to equal employment opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. We value and encourage diversity and solicit applications from all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, gender, sex, age, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran status, gender identity, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Pursuant to applicable state and municipal Fair Chance Laws and Ordinances, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP is also an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you are interested in applying for employment with Morgan Lewis and need special assistance or an accommodation to use our website or to apply for a position, please email firmattorneyrecruiting@morganlewis.com. Determination on requests for reasonable accommodation are made on a case-by-case basis.

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Posted: 2020-02-11 Expires: 2020-03-12

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