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Life Sciences Patent Agent

MNF Global
Full-time
On-site
Chicago, Illinois, United States
$142,000 - $179,996 USD yearly

Overview:

This dynamic law firm is seeking an experienced Biotech Patent Agent from a top U.S. law firm with a superb biotechnology and life sciences background. 

Professional Growth:

You will have the opportunity to collaborate with multiple partners across various offices and work on patent matters other than just Prep & Pros. Firm provides a high level of mentorship and training within a collegial environment. Multiple locations are available,

Responsibilities:

• Respond to U.S. office actions with the USPTO

• Conduct prior art and freedom-to-operate searches for patentability and freedom-to-operate analysis

• Draft high-quality U.S. patent applications

• Be an integral member of the team and invest in attorneys with both mentorship and professional growth

Qualifications:

• Ideal candidates will have a Biology-related PhD
• Must be eligible for USPTO admissions
• Superior academic credentials required
• Outstanding writing ability is required
• 2+ years of top law firm patent prosecution experience in a broad range of biology applications which may include molecular and cellular biology, Genetics, and/or Immunology.

Anticipated Base Salary Range

The anticipated base salary range is $142,000-180,000 per year. Actual salary will depend on several factors including but not limited to qualifications, job-related skills, and relevant experience.

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If you meet the criteria set forth in this posting, please apply in confidence. Only those candidates meeting the criteria will be contacted. If you are seeking a patent position nationally, please do not hesitate to contact us.