Goodwin seeks a qualified science advisor / patent agent to join our Intellectual Property Transactions & Strategies group. Preferred candidates will have experience drafting patent applications and office action responses. Candidates will have the opportunity to work on U.S. and foreign prosecution matters, as well as Inter Partes Reviews and freedom to operate analyses and/or performing due diligence for corporate transactions and technology transfers. Additionally, candidates will help develop IP strategies for emerging technology companies, as well as strategic portfolio development for public technology companies.
Candidates applying for this position should have excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong academic credentials and have a background in at least one or more of the following areas: computer science, computer engineering, software engineering, mechanical engineering and/or electrical engineering. Admission to the Patent Bar is preferred, but not required.
Consistent with the SF Fair Chance Ordinance, an arrest and conviction record will not automatically disqualify a qualified applicant from consideration.
Target Salary Range: $135,000-$150,000