Open Positions

Kilpatrick Townsen

Electronics & Software Patent Prosecution – Team Attorney / Associate / Agent – Optics (CA, CO, DC, GA, NC, WA)

July 14, 2022
Location: Atlanta, Denver, Raleigh, San Francisco, Seattle, Silicon Valley (Menlo Park), Washington DC, Winston Salem
Practice: (EES) Electronics & Software

Kilpatrick Townsend has an opening for a Team Attorney, Associate or Patent Agent with at least 2 years of experience in patent prosecution work for our Electronics/Software Team.  The Team Attorney position is an alternative to traditional partnership-track positions, and has a lower billable hour requirement and de minimus non-billable requirements.  Applicants must have a strong academic record including a degree in Electrical Engineering or an advanced degree in Physics.  Experience in optics or optical systems a plus.  Ideal candidates will have USPTO registration number.

Office base location options include: Atlanta, GA; Denver, CO; Menlo Park, CA; Raleigh, NC; San Diego, CA, San Francisco, CA; Seattle, WA; Washington, DC; Winston-Salem, NC. Attorney candidates with corresponding state bar to office location 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.

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