Experienced Intellectual Property Litigator

  • Full Time
  • Chicago

Website irwinipllc Irwin IP LLC

Boutique intellectual property litigation firm

Irwin IP LLC has a unique opportunity for a mid-level attorney to join our growing boutique intellectual property litigation practice as we seek to expand our team.

Job Requirements

·        J.D. earned from an ABA accredited law school.

·        Admitted to State and Federal Bar.

·        At least 5 years’ IP litigation experience, including trial lead or second chair responsibilities.

·        Taken and defended discovery and expert witness depositions.

·        Superior oral and written communication skills.

·        Excellent legal research and analytical skills.

·        Strong interpersonal skills.

Ideal Candidate

·        The ideal candidate will be a high performer with 5-10 years of experience in intellectual property matters, including patent and/or trade secret litigation.

·        Admission to USPTO is preferred.

·        Experience as a federal judicial clerk is an advantage.

·        Undergraduate degree in STEM/technical background is strongly preferred.

·        Strong academic credentials are a plus.

·        A strong work ethic, excellent leadership skills, and enthusiasm about mentoring associates is needed.

·        Interest in taking on high levels of responsibility for client matters.

·        Independent book of business is welcome.

·        Ability to give sound advice to clients and potential clients on a broad spectrum of intellectual property litigation issues.

·        Competence in trial strategy methods and exposure to settlement negotiations and mediations.

If interested, please send your resume and CV to Careers@irwinip.com

To apply for this job email your details to careers@irwinip.com