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Associate Patent Attorney (Engineering) - San Jose, CA & New York, NY

Technical Advisor (Engineering) - San Jose, CA & New York, NY

Our team sets us apart.  Haley Guiliano LLP is continuously looking for talented individuals to join us.  Below is information on our current hiring opportunities.

Associate Patent Attorney (Engineering) - San Jose, CA & New York, NY

Haley Guiliano and A Patent Attorney’s Role

Haley Guiliano LLP delivers its clients unflinchingly high service.  If you are interested in building patent portfolios that make a business difference, consider joining us.  We have offices in San Jose, New York, and London.  Our clients work across a varied range of technologies, including engineering and life sciences.  Our San Jose and New York offices are actively seeking excellent patent attorneys with at least 3 years of practice in engineering disciplines.  We look for dependable attorneys and train them to deliver the best service to our clients.  Our associates receive immediate client responsibilities with interesting clients. 

Our Requirements

  • At least a BS in Physics or an Engineering discipline (EE, ME, CS, etc…) or industrial experience in an engineering field. Advance degrees and industrial working experience are both advantageous.  We protect some of the most interesting technology in the world.
  • A JD from a top-tier law school with an excellent academic record.
  • At least 3 years of patent practice.
  • Admission to practice before the USPTO and either the New York or the California bar association (depending on whether you are interested in our CA or NY office).
  • Exceptional English written and oral communication skills.
  • Fluency in other languages is advantageous, but not required; a collegial spirit with a willingness to train and be trained is.
  • Excellent analytical skills, a healthy imagination for problem solving, and a desire to pitch-in and help.
  • A strong drive and willingness to own projects and see them to completion.
  • A practical understanding for how a patent makes a real-world difference and what it takes to obtain that patent. Exposure to other legal skills like litigation and transactions will certainly help a candidate.
  • Multi-dimensional interests. Whether it is deep knowledge of Star Trek or a refined love of cooking, we run best with interesting people.
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Daily Tasks Include:

  • Honing your practice by following legal and practical developments in intellectual property law and our clients’ industries.
  • Conferring with inventors about their inventions.
  • Counseling clients on strategies for how to protect their inventions.
  • Preparing and prosecuting patent applications.
  • Defending our clients’ patents against third party challenges.
  • Helping our clients when third parties have misappropriated their intellectual property.

Benefits

  • Competitive compensation and benefits package.
  • Investment in your professional and personal development.
  • A collegial and casual work environment.

San Jose:

  • Downtown San Jose location minutes away from 101 and 280 freeways and Caltrain.
  • Fitness center in office building with full gym.

NYC:

  • Financial District NYC location close to subway and ferries.

To Apply:

If you would like to explore working with us, submit in PDF format by email to hglegalrecruiting@hglaw.com the following:

  • a current resume;
  • your law school and non-law school transcripts (unofficial is acceptable); and
  • a writing sample (pick something that you think shows off your ability to communicate clearly and concisely).

Haley Guiliano is committed to providing all of its employees equal opportunity in any and all employment without regard to race, creed, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, marital status, medical condition, disability, or sexual orientation as required by law.

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Technical Advisor (Engineering) - San Jose, CA & New York, NY

Haley Guiliano and A Technical Advisor’s Role

Haley Guiliano LLP prides itself on delivering its clients the high service in intellectual property matters.  If you are interested in building patent portfolios that make a business difference, consider joining us.  We have offices in San Jose, New York City, and London.  Our clients work across technical disciplines, including engineering and life sciences.  We are actively seeking talented Patent Agents for our San Jose and New York offices.  Haley Guiliano’s Patent Agents work closely with senior attorneys and clients to provide world-class IP services.  We look for dependable Agents and train them to deliver the best service to our clients.  Our Patent Agents receive immediate client responsibilities with interesting clients. 

Job Qualifications

  • At least a B.S. in Physics or an Engineering discipline (EE, ME, CE, etc…) or industrial experience in an engineering field. Advance degrees and industrial working experience are both advantageous.
  • Registration and good standing with the USPTO.
  • At least 3 years of patent practice.
  • Exceptional English written and oral communication skills.
  • Fluency in other languages is advantageous, but not required; a collegial spirit with a willingness to train and be trained is.
  • Excellent analytical skills, a healthy imagination for problem solving, and a desire to pitch-in and help.
  • A strong drive and willingness to own projects and see them to completion.
  • A practical understanding for how a patent makes a real-world difference and what it takes to obtain that patent. Exposure to other legal skills like litigation and transactions will certainly help a candidate.

Daily tasks include:

  • Conferring with inventors about their inventions.
  • Counseling clients on strategies for how to protect their inventions.
  • Preparing and prosecuting patent applications.
  • Defending our clients’ patents against third party challenges.
  • Helping our clients when third parties have misappropriated our clients’ intellectual property.
  • Understanding our clients’ business and technological landscapes.
  • Developing your practice in intellectual property law.

Benefits

  • Support for law school.
  • We offer a collegial and casual work environment.
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package.

To Apply:

Please apply first through Indeed, then submit in PDF format by email to hglegalrecruiting@hglaw.com the following:

  • Resume
  • Law school and non-law school transcripts (unofficial is acceptable)
  • Writing sample (pick something that you think shows off your ability to communicate clearly and concisely)

Haley Guiliano is committed to providing all of its employees equal opportunity in any and all employment without regard to race, creed, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, marital status, medical condition, disability, or sexual orientation as required by law.

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