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Lead Associate, Major Client Role AM International Firm

Prosecution,Transactions,Counseling EE,ME,Physics New York 2013-2015

This AM 100 firm is seeking an Associate with 3 to 4 years of Big Law experience to join their growing National Patent Practice. The firm has recently lateraled in Rainmaker Partners and the merger of these Partners has brought in unexpected new business from prestigious companies. The IP Leaders need a mid-level Associate who can be the point person on these new clients.  This position will involve extensive interaction with clients and their lead engineers at the company.  This role will also involve supervising Junior Associate and Patent Agents on these engagements.  This work will involve complex patent matters and include potential major infringement issues.  These clients are being billed at the highest market rate so providing these clients with the highest level of service is essential.  Due to the importance of this role to the IP Leadership, the position will not be on lockstep and additional bonus monies for patent portfolio development will be paid.  This position will have a 24 to 36-month track to Partner, and key IP Partners who sit on the firm’s executive committee will mentor and sponsor this Associate.  The qualified Associate will hold a degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science.  The qualified Associate should have excellent academics writing and communication skills. The USPTO is highly desirable. This position is a national role, but it will be based out of the New York City office.

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