Open Positions

2021 New York Summer Associate - Trademark/Copyright

Kilpatrick Townsend is seeking 1L or 2L student with an interest in trademark/copyright for a 2021 Summer Associate position in our New York office. Candidates should be fluent in business level (not merely conversational) written and spoken Mandarin Chinese. Excellent...

Kilpatrick Townsend is seeking 1L or 2L student with an interest in trademark/copyright for a 2021 Summer Associate position in our New York office. Candidates should be fluent in business level (not merely conversational) written and spoken Mandarin Chinese. Excellent academic record (top 20%) required. Successful candidates will have excellent writing skills and be highly organized and detail-oriented.

At Kilpatrick Townsend, Summer Associates will have the opportunity to do substantive work on a variety of projects throughout the summer, acquiring new skills and gaining invaluable legal experience. Summer Associates participate in dedicated progress evaluations to review attorney feedback on their work product. The Summer Committee members in each office serve as mentors for the course of the program providing guidance for evaluations, assigning work, and coaching Summer Associates.

Kilpatrick Townsend is a cutting edge, full-service, global AmLaw 100 firm at the intersection of business, law and technology defined by our collaborative approach, deep expertise and diverse perspectives. Learn more about Kilpatrick Townsend at www.kilpatricktownsend.com and www.ktrecruits.com.

  

Qualifications:

-Fluent in Mandarin Chinese

-Excellent academic record

-Demonstrated interest in Trademark/Copyright

 

Complex Commercial Litigation Associate

Kilpatrick Townsend is seeking an entry level litigation associate for its North Carolina offices. The associate could be based out of Kilpatrick Townsend's Raleigh or Winston-Salem offices, and would support the Complex Commercial Litigation team's regional and national practices. Must...

Kilpatrick Townsend is seeking an entry level litigation associate for its North Carolina offices. The associate could be based out of Kilpatrick Townsend's Raleigh or Winston-Salem offices, and would support the Complex Commercial Litigation team's regional and national practices. Must have strong research and writing skills. Judicial clerkship experience is a plus. Excellent law school credentials, including law review, preferred. Excellent oral and written communications skills and attention to detail required. Strong interpersonal skills highly valued.

Kilpatrick Townsend is a full-service, international law firm with more than 600 attorneys who work with forward-thinking clients in established and emerging industries to solve their most business-critical matters.

Kilpatrick Townsend attorneys are fully engaged in the success of the firm's clients. We deliver results-oriented counsel for corporations at all stages of the growth cycle, from the challenging demands of financial transactions and securities to the disciplines of intellectual property management. A close collaboration between the firm's practice areas ensures that we are well-positioned to serve all of our clients' needs.

We serve clients around the world from offices in California, Colorado, District of Columbia, Georgia, New York, North Carolina, Texas, Washington, China, Japan, and Sweden. We value our client relationships and are committed to learning and furthering the business, as well as legal goals, of each company we work with.

We strive at every level to develop beneficial relationships built on trust and mutual respect. We partner with the senior executives and internal counsel of our corporate clients, integrating and sharing tasks as appropriate. We take pride in the fact that clients who hire us once, typically hire us again. Our success is measured by the results we achieve on behalf of our clients, and we commit ourselves, without reservation, to the overriding objective of client satisfaction.

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP is committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, sex or gender, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

*Please do not include your Date of Birth or Social Security Number in your application documents.

Corporate Associate

Kilpatrick Townsend's San Francisco, Walnut Creek, or Menlo Park office is seeking a Corporate Associate with at least 2 years of relevant corporate law experience for our Venture Capital and M&A practices in SF Bay Area.  The candidate should have...

Kilpatrick Townsend's San Francisco, Walnut Creek, or Menlo Park office is seeking a Corporate Associate with at least 2 years of relevant corporate law experience for our Venture Capital and M&A practices in SF Bay Area.  The candidate should have some expertise in negotiating and advising both issuers and investors with respect to venture capital financing, with private company mergers and acquisitions, and with negotiating strategic transactions.  Interest in representing emerging growth technology companies through all stages of their life-cycle, serving as “outside general counsel,” including day-to-day counseling through direct interactions with senior management,  as well as public company reporting, and supervising paralegals and managing financing transactions from start-to finish is a plus. The candidate should have a strong desire to be a direct contributor in a dynamic and collaborative working environment and be an energetic and creative problem-solver with superior interpersonal and client-management skills. Prior work experience or education related to science, technology, engineering, or math desired. CA bar strongly preferred. 

Kilpatrick Townsend is a full-service, international law firm with more than 600 attorneys who work with forward-thinking clients in established and emerging industries to solve their most business-critical matters.

Kilpatrick Townsend attorneys are fully engaged in the success of the firm's clients. We deliver results-oriented counsel for corporations at all stages of the growth cycle, from the challenging demands of financial transactions and securities to the disciplines of intellectual property management. A close collaboration between the firm's practice areas ensures that we are well-positioned to serve all of our clients' needs.

We serve clients around the world from offices in California, Colorado, District of Columbia, Georgia, New York, North Carolina, Texas, Washington, China, Japan, and Sweden. We value our client relationships and are committed to learning and furthering the business, as well as legal goals, of each company we work with.

We strive at every level to develop beneficial relationships built on trust and mutual respect. We partner with the senior executives and internal counsel of our corporate clients, integrating and sharing tasks as appropriate. We take pride in the fact that clients who hire us once, typically hire us again. Our success is measured by the results we achieve on behalf of our clients, and we commit ourselves, without reservation, to the overriding objective of client satisfaction.

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP is committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, sex or gender, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

*Please do not include your Date of Birth or Social Security Number in your application documents.

Corporate, M&A and Securities Associate – Atlanta

Kilpatrick Townsend is seeking an associate with at least 2 years of relevant transactional experience, preferably in a large law firm, for its Atlanta office. The associate should have experience in M&A transactions and the ability to support others on a...

Kilpatrick Townsend is seeking an associate with at least 2 years of relevant transactional experience, preferably in a large law firm, for its Atlanta office. The associate should have experience in M&A transactions and the ability to support others on a wide variety of deals—particularly M&A and private equity deals; the ability to draft M&A transaction documents; experience with corporate due diligence projects; the ability to manage complex transactions to closing; familiarity with corporate governance principles; and familiarity with federal securities laws. All applicants should have excellent academic credentials.

Kilpatrick Townsend is a full-service, international law firm with more than 600 attorneys who work with forward-thinking clients in established and emerging industries to solve their most business-critical matters.

Kilpatrick Townsend attorneys are fully engaged in the success of the firm's clients. We deliver results-oriented counsel for corporations at all stages of the growth cycle, from the challenging demands of financial transactions and securities to the disciplines of intellectual property management. A close collaboration between the firm's practice areas ensures that we are well-positioned to serve all of our clients' needs.

We serve clients around the world from offices in California, Colorado, District of Columbia, Georgia, New York, North Carolina, Texas, Washington, China, Japan, and Sweden. We value our client relationships and are committed to learning and furthering the business, as well as legal goals, of each company we work with.

We strive at every level to develop beneficial relationships built on trust and mutual respect. We partner with the senior executives and internal counsel of our corporate clients, integrating and sharing tasks as appropriate. We take pride in the fact that clients who hire us once, typically hire us again. Our success is measured by the results we achieve on behalf of our clients, and we commit ourselves, without reservation, to the overriding objective of client satisfaction.

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP is committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, sex or gender, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

*Please do not include your Date of Birth or Social Security Number in your application documents.

Electronics & Software Associate or Patent Agent - Semiconductor / Electrochemical

Kilpatrick Townsend’s Electronics & Software Patent Prosecution team seeks a full-time USPTO-registered patent prosecution Attorney or Patent Agent experienced in preparing semiconductor process chemistry or battery  applications. Ideal candidate will have experience in the fields of semiconductor processing or electrochemical...

Kilpatrick Townsend’s Electronics & Software Patent Prosecution team seeks a full-time USPTO-registered patent prosecution Attorney or Patent Agent experienced in preparing semiconductor process chemistry or battery  applications. Ideal candidate will have experience in the fields of semiconductor processing or electrochemical processing and materials. Applicant must be detail oriented and have strong written and verbal skills. Proficiency in technical writing is a plus. Ideal for an attorney or patent agent with at least 2 years of relevant experience. An aptitude for portfolio development and client counseling a plus. Applicant must have a USPTO Reg. No. and possess a degree(s) in Chemical Engineering, Materials Science, or a related field. Transcripts and patent-related writing samples will be requested. Attorney candidates need State Bar to match state of designated office location. 

Kilpatrick Townsend is a full-service, international law firm with more than 600 attorneys who work with forward-thinking clients in established and emerging industries to solve their most business-critical matters.

Kilpatrick Townsend attorneys are fully engaged in the success of the firm's clients. We deliver results-oriented counsel for corporations at all stages of the growth cycle, from the challenging demands of financial transactions and securities to the disciplines of intellectual property management. A close collaboration between the firm's practice areas ensures that we are well-positioned to serve all of our clients' needs.

We serve clients around the world from offices in California, Colorado, District of Columbia, Georgia, New York, North Carolina, Texas, Washington, China, Japan, and Sweden. We value our client relationships and are committed to learning and furthering the business, as well as legal goals, of each company we work with.

We strive at every level to develop beneficial relationships built on trust and mutual respect. We partner with the senior executives and internal counsel of our corporate clients, integrating and sharing tasks as appropriate. We take pride in the fact that clients who hire us once, typically hire us again. Our success is measured by the results we achieve on behalf of our clients, and we commit ourselves, without reservation, to the overriding objective of client satisfaction.

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP is committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, sex or gender, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

Electronics & Software Patent Prosecution – Associate / Patent Agent – Bioinformatics

Kilpatrick Townsend's Electronics & Software Patent Prosecution team seeks either a USPTO-registered Attorney or Patent Agent with strong educational and/or industry experience in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Artificial Intelligence or a closely related field. Preferably seeking a candidate with an advanced...

Kilpatrick Townsend's Electronics & Software Patent Prosecution team seeks either a USPTO-registered Attorney or Patent Agent with strong educational and/or industry experience in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Artificial Intelligence or a closely related field. Preferably seeking a candidate with an advanced degree (e.g., MS or PhD) or 3+ years of relevant industry experience. Notably, this position would involve working with innovations at the intersection of software and biology, so high familiarity and experience in both fields is required.

Attorney and Patent Agent candidates should have at least 2 years of patent prosecution experience. Applicant must be detail oriented and have strong written and verbal skills. Proficiency in technical writing is a plus. Transcripts and writing samples will be requested.

Candidates with an interest in working out of Kilpatrick Townsend’s DC office are preferred, though candidates interested in working in another office location (e.g., San Francisco, Menlo Park, Walnut Creek, San Diego, Denver, Seattle, Atlanta, or Raleigh) will also be considered. Attorney candidates to have State Bar for primary office location.

Kilpatrick Townsend is a full-service, international law firm with more than 600 attorneys who work with forward-thinking clients in established and emerging industries to solve their most business-critical matters.

Kilpatrick Townsend attorneys are fully engaged in the success of the firm's clients. We deliver results-oriented counsel for corporations at all stages of the growth cycle, from the challenging demands of financial transactions and securities to the disciplines of intellectual property management. A close collaboration between the firm's practice areas ensures that we are well-positioned to serve all of our clients' needs.

We serve clients around the world from offices in California, Colorado, District of Columbia, Georgia, New York, North Carolina, Texas, Washington, China, Japan, and Sweden. We value our client relationships and are committed to learning and furthering the business, as well as legal goals, of each company we work with.

We strive at every level to develop beneficial relationships built on trust and mutual respect. We partner with the senior executives and internal counsel of our corporate clients, integrating and sharing tasks as appropriate. We take pride in the fact that clients who hire us once, typically hire us again. Our success is measured by the results we achieve on behalf of our clients, and we commit ourselves, without reservation, to the overriding objective of client satisfaction.

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP is committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, sex or gender, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

Environment & Product Regulation Associate

Kilpatrick Townsend is seeking an Associate Attorney with at least two years of environmental law experience based in our Winston-Salem or Raleigh office. Our practice provides the opportunity to represent clients throughout the state, region and country. We are looking...

Kilpatrick Townsend is seeking an Associate Attorney with at least two years of environmental law experience based in our Winston-Salem or Raleigh office. Our practice provides the opportunity to represent clients throughout the state, region and country. We are looking for individuals with strong academic credentials. The position has a 1,950 billable hour requirement (which can include up to 50 hours of pro bono work).

Kilpatrick Townsend is a full-service, international law firm with more than 600 attorneys who work with forward-thinking clients in established and emerging industries to solve their most business-critical matters.

Kilpatrick Townsend attorneys are fully engaged in the success of the firm's clients. We deliver results-oriented counsel for corporations at all stages of the growth cycle, from the challenging demands of financial transactions and securities to the disciplines of intellectual property management. A close collaboration between the firm's practice areas ensures that we are well-positioned to serve all of our clients' needs.

We serve clients around the world from offices in California, Colorado, District of Columbia, Georgia, New York, North Carolina, Texas, Washington, China, Japan, and Sweden. We value our client relationships and are committed to learning and furthering the business, as well as legal goals, of each company we work with.

We strive at every level to develop beneficial relationships built on trust and mutual respect. We partner with the senior executives and internal counsel of our corporate clients, integrating and sharing tasks as appropriate. We take pride in the fact that clients who hire us once, typically hire us again. Our success is measured by the results we achieve on behalf of our clients, and we commit ourselves, without reservation, to the overriding objective of client satisfaction.

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP is committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, sex or gender, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

*Please do not include your Date of Birth or Social Security Number in your application documents.

Patent Engineer

The Walnut Creek office of Kilpatrick Townsend is seeking a full-time, entry-level Patent Engineer. A Patent Engineer is a professional that will help prepare patent applications for inventions and responses to Office Actions from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office...

The Walnut Creek office of Kilpatrick Townsend is seeking a full-time, entry-level Patent Engineer. A Patent Engineer is a professional that will help prepare patent applications for inventions and responses to Office Actions from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and from foreign patent offices. Patent Engineering is suitable for individuals that enjoy learning about different inventions and who like to read and write. Patent engineers work towards certification as Patent Agents that are licensed to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Starting salaries are competitive with other industries.

The successful candidate will be a recent graduate or scheduled to graduate in 2020 with a degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Physics. Other degrees will be considered if the candidate has taken a reasonable number of programming courses and had obtained good grades in them. A strong mathematics background is highly desirable. A minimum GPA of 3.0 and excellent oral and written communication skills are required.

This position does not accept candidate submissions from recruiters or search firms. 

Kilpatrick Townsend is a full-service, international law firm with more than 600 attorneys who work with forward-thinking clients in established and emerging industries to solve their most business-critical matters.

Kilpatrick Townsend attorneys are fully engaged in the success of the firm's clients. We deliver results-oriented counsel for corporations at all stages of the growth cycle, from the challenging demands of financial transactions and securities to the disciplines of intellectual property management. A close collaboration between the firm's practice areas ensures that we are well-positioned to serve all of our clients' needs.

We serve clients around the world from offices in California, Colorado, District of Columbia, Georgia, New York, North Carolina, Texas, Washington, China, Japan, and Sweden. We value our client relationships and are committed to learning and furthering the business, as well as legal goals, of each company we work with.

We strive at every level to develop beneficial relationships built on trust and mutual respect. We partner with the senior executives and internal counsel of our corporate clients, integrating and sharing tasks as appropriate. We take pride in the fact that clients who hire us once, typically hire us again. Our success is measured by the results we achieve on behalf of our clients, and we commit ourselves, without reservation, to the overriding objective of client satisfaction.

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP is committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, sex or gender, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.