Intellectual Property-Patent Litigation Associate

Well- respected and highly sought Patent Litigation Partner of top law firm is seeking an associate to assist him representing biotech and other corporate clients in sophisticated patent litigation and post-grant proceedings. The right candidate will possess a PhD in chemistry, biochemistry or biotechnology, and has demonstrated proficiency in drafting pleadings, discovery responses in patent prosecution matters. Excellent communication and legal research skills.  This is an excellent opportunity for someone who would like to be groomed for partnership tract in a very collegial firm that cultivates talent. Qualifications: A minimum of 4-5 year's relevant experience  with active admissions to practice law in Virginia and/or DC, and before the US Patent and Trademark Office. For discreet inquiries, please call Stephanie Ristvey at 215.579.0600 or 215.696.2031 (mobile) or by emailing your curriculum vitae in confidence: stephanie@ristveylegalsearch.com