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Intellectual Property Law Clerk

We are looking for second or third-year law students with an engineering or science degree and eligibility to sit for the patent bar to participate in our law clerk program.

Our law clerk program is as unique as the ideas we protect. This is a year-round opportunity for a flexible part-time work schedule during the school year with the possibility of a full-time role during the summer. Our law clerks are involved in real work from the beginning, such as conducting patent searches, drafting patent applications, responding to Office Actions, and assisting our litigation team. Learn more about our law clerk program.

We are currently looking for law school students with at least a B.S. degree in engineering (Biomedical, Chemical, Computer/Software, Electrical, or Mechanical), Computer Science, Physics, Math, Chemistry, Biochemistry, or similar.

Candidates can apply by providing a writing sample with your resume and cover letter to [email protected].

To qualify, applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States, and should not require, now or in the future, sponsorship for employment visa status.

-Patterson Thuente IP is an Equal Opportunity Employer-

We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

We believe that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.

The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be.

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