Part-Time Patent Associate or Agent

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Ballard Spahr’s patent practice seeks a part-time associate or patent agent (.5 to .75 FTE) with at least two to five years of experience in domestic and foreign patent matters.  The candidate will work on patent clearance, application preparation and prosecution, licensing, technology agreements, portfolio assessment, and due diligence, primarily in the biotech and life sciences fields, with some work on chemical and mechanical matters .  We require top academic credentials and superb written, oral communication, and teamwork skills.  An advanced degree in biotechnology, biochemistry, or life sciences, along with membership in the Patent Bar is preferred.

Ballard Spahr LLP is committed to ensuring diversity in its workplace, and candidates from diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.

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