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Kilpatrick Townsen

Electronics & Software Patent Prosecution Associate (NC / GA)

February 15, 2023
Location: Atlanta, Raleigh, Winston Salem
Practice: (EES) Electronics & Software

Kilpatrick Townsend’s Electronics & Software Patent team seeks a USPTO-registered Associate attorney, with at least 2 years direct work experience as a patent attorney or agent, and with experience in electrical engineering, computer engineering, or related technologies. This position will be based in our Raleigh, Winston-Salem, or Atlanta office. Along with focus on client patent work, the successful candidate will be involved in developing and supporting patent staff.  Applicants should have an exceptional client-service focus, have a strong academic record, be detail oriented, have strong written and verbal skills, and be successful in collaborating with other patent professionals. Transcripts and patent prosecution writing samples will be requested. NC or GA bar required.

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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