Keith Ross & Associates Inc. is engaged in a search for a patent attorney practicing in the chemical arts on behalf of a corporation located in the Southern region of the United States. Our client seeks an attorney with five to ten years of patent legal experience. The individual will be responsible for maintaining and further developing the patent portfolio; strategizing; preparing & prosecuting patent applications as well as managing outside counsel on preparing & prosecuting patent applications; substantial counseling, advice guidance and recommendations to various business, research & development, and legal personnel concerning complex IP legal issues; negotiating & drafting various agreements including confidentiality, licensing & joint development; preparing various legal opinions; litigation support as required.
Candidates must have a J.D., admission to a state bar and the U.S.P.T.O.; degree in chemistry, chemical engineering or the equivalent; solid experience in preparing & prosecuting patent applications. Our client is offering competitive compensation up to approximately $150,000 plus a year end bonus potential up to 15% in addition to relocation and a full menu of work/life benefits, and opportunities to continue developing skills and expanding one’s career. Equal Opportunity Employer, EEO, AAE, MFDV.
How To Apply
Keith Ross & Associates, Inc. offers attorneys and patent agents a discreet placement service. We have the skills, focus, employer contacts, expertise and work ethic, which have produced successful placements of our clients for over forty six years in private law firms, and corporate legal departments representing a wide range of industries. Over the years we have placed clients in over 235 cities in 39 states as well as internationally.
If you have an interest in learning more about this position, or if you know someone who would qualify, please contact me. You should consider Keith Ross & Associates, Inc. as you continue to grow professionally in 2012 and beyond. It will benefit you in the following ways: save time by contacting employers who want to take notice of you. Stand out by being proactive, calling, sending your resume and emailing, discover employment opportunities before they are posted. Confidentiality, there is no assurance of privacy and confidentiality unless your candidacy is through Keith Ross & Associates Inc. This is a mandatory policy our hiring clients must adhere to. Rest assured that we would not forward your resume to a third party without your prior approval. We are active members of The National Association of Legal Search Consultants and adhere to NALSC Code of Ethics®.
To Your success,
Director of Legal Recruiting
Keith Ross & Associates, Inc.
490 E. Roosevelt Road, Suite 203
West Chicago, IL 60185
Phone: (630) 293-4000 ext. 316
Fax: (630) 293-9800