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Who We're Looking For

We are looking for experienced patent attorneys to join our dynamic, growing electronics and computer patent practice that comprises 60+ patent professionals. Together, we help some of the world’s greatest technology companies create a smarter and better planet by strategically positioning and protecting their innovations.

We bring unmatched expertise in the areas of wireless communications, electronics, AI, and software, along with standards-essential patents. We are also disrupting the patent industry and reinventing how patent prosecution work is executed through AI and automation solutions our in-house developers have created.

We are looking for candidates with the following criteria:

  • Attorneys across all levels
  • Excellent professional and academic credentials
  • Subject-matter expertise in:
    • Electrical Engineering 
    • Computer Science
    • Physics
    • Engineering Physics
    • Computer Engineering
  • Team player that will thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative environment

What You'll Do

  • Advise on all phases of patent acquisition before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office 
  • Domestic and international patent preparation, prosecution and appeals, reexamination, reissues 
  • Review and develop patent strategies and portfolios to ensure alignment with our clients’ goals
  • Provide full IP support across the new product development lifecycle
  • Provide tailored patent-related training to patent counsel, R&D, engineers, and product managers

Why Join Us?

Quality of Work

  • Work on next-gen technologies that are defining how we’ll live, work and communicate tomorrow, for some of the world’s most innovative technology companies

Innovation 

  • Be expertly matched alongside patent agents, patent engineers, and IP specialists to assist your practice.
  • Access cutting-edge technologies including proprietary AI and automation solutions that our in-house developers have created to augment your workflow.

Culture

  • Belong to a collaborative, diverse team of 60+ patent professionals that is rapidly growing and places strong emphasis on employee experience, career development, and the person behind the professional.
  • Have personal ownership and be a critical team member from day one.
  • Explore opportunities to tailor your career development and use business skills you enjoy. We’re also developing alternative leadership opportunities that don’t mean the pressures of partnership is the only path to take.
  • Live and work in beautiful locations including Boulder, Denver, Salt Lake City and Boise and our reinvented office spaces that promote a collaborative teamwork experience.
  • Utilize our work / life balance culture to enable you to have time for activities you enjoy. 

Recent Developments

Excellent Compensation and Benefits

  • Competitive compensation
  • Eligible for a six-week sabbatical after 12 consecutive years of service with the firm
  • Partner sabbatical program - 3 months paid every 5 years
  • Eligible for a longevity bonus after 15 consecutive years with the firm
  • Eligible for full benefits such as: PTO, parental leave, retirement plan, health insurance, wellness plan, bicycle commuter benefit
  • Reduced Hours program since 1980s – 20% of attorneys work reduced hours, reduced hour attorneys are partnership eligible
  • Robust mentorship and training
  • Opportunities to participate in firm leadership and committees
  • Service is imbued in our firm culture
  • 100 hour/attorney/year legal pro bono or civic service expectation
     

IAM PATENT 1000 2019: RECOGNIZED IN COLORADO AND UTAH

Chambers 2020: Recognized for IP in Utah and Colorado

2020 U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT - BEST LAWYERS® "BEST LAW FIRMS: TIER 1 IN TECHNOLOGY LAW (NATIONAL AND COLORADO), AND PATENT LAW (UTAH)