Trademark Associate

  • Full Time
  • chicago

DLA Piper

DLA Piper is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be treated without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, gender identity, or any other factor protected by law.

DLA Piper is seeking two junior patent litigation associates to join its Intellectual Property & Technology Group, Patent Litigation Subgroup in Palo Alto or Chicago offices.  The ideal candidate will have 1 to 3 years of law firm or in-house patent litigation experience.  Computer science, computer engineering, and/or electrical engineering background along with prior industry experience is preferred but not required.

We are looking for a candidate with strong communication and interpersonal skills, including the ability to work both independently with minimal supervision and as part of a team.  The ability to multi-task and prioritize is also required.  We prefer candidates with immediately transferable skills and strong academic backgrounds from nationally recognized schools.  Admission to the California Bar is preferred, but not required.

Please apply online on our website via the link. If you have a request for an accommodation during the application process or if you have any questions about the process, please contact Krista Waters at

Minimum Requirements:  1 – 3 years of relevant experience.

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