Kansas City, MO
Practice Area: Patent Agents - Software,Patent Agents - Physics,Patent Agents - Electrical Engineering,Patent Agents - Computer Science,Patent Agents - Computer Engineering, Job Type: Attorney, Firm Type: Law Firm, Experience: 1 Years, Kansas City office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks patent agent with experience. The candidate will draft and globally prosecute patent applications in electrical, computer science, and business method fields. Will coordinate and correspond with foreign law firms and associates to file foreign patent applications. Review country requirements and obtain Foreign Filing License as required. Maintain client portfolio and provide client with estimates of costs for future filings and maintenance. Coordinate and review results of patentability, landscape, and freedom-to-operate searches. Assist in the Firm's standardized procedures to enhance malpractice prevention. Prepare and send notices to clients regarding upcoming deadlines. Correspond with foreign law firms regarding filings, deadlines and billings. Anticipate supervising partner or client needs for specific projects. Delegate effectively and as appropriate with Paralegals or Legal Administrative Assistants. Design, recommend, and implement new processes and procedures to increase group efficiency. Special projects, as needed. Meet billable hour requirement of 1750 per year. Perform other duties as assigned. Must have a Bachelors degree, higher degree, or equivalent in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Physics or related degree and/or work experience. This firm is home to nearly 500 attorneys spread across 13 offices nationwide, an excellent size for associates and partners alike. The firm offers a full suite of practice areas and caters to businesses of many sizes and industries, with particularly strong litigation and corporate services. With a strong commitment to diversity, inclusion, community involvement, and pro bono service, this is an excellent firm at which to work.Additional Skills: The candidate should have exceptional writing, analytical, and communication skills. Must have strong verbal and written communication skills. Must be self-motivated with excellent organizational skills and attention to detail. Should be highly professional with a strong customer service orientation, commitment to meeting deadlines, and ability to multitask in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. Should have strong professional, independent thinking skills with strength in problem solving and the ability to offer constructive opinions and creative solutions. Must be a team player who motivates and educates other team members.
1 To 2 Years
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October 21 2021 on BCG Attorney Search