ALTERNATIVE CAREER FOR ENGINEERS Holland & Hart is looking to bring in exceptional electrical engineers with 2-10 years of experience for our rapidly growing electronics and computer patent practice. Explore an exciting alternative career by using your engineering training to develop patent strategies for technology companies at the forefront of innovation. As a patent engineer, you will help our patent attorneys guide complex technology through various stages of the patent process. You’ll also work closely with our attorneys to talk with inventors about new technology, prepare descriptions and drawings of the new technology for use in new patent applications, research differences between our clients’ technology and the current state of the art, draft arguments to U.S. and foreign patent offices, and negotiate the scope of legal protection to be granted in a patent.
POSITION HIGHLIGHTS • Work with cutting edge technologies and companies • Comprehensive patent and technology training programs • Competitive compensation • Great work/life balance • Patent Bar support program • Law school support program
WHO WE ARE Holland & Hart is a national law firm with a patent practice for some of the world’s most innovative clients. At Holland & Hart, we have worked hard to build a collaborative and inclusive patent group while providing top-tier service to our clients, through our talented team of 30+ patent attorneys, agents, and engineers. Unlike other law firms, we have developed a training curriculum and work environment that are specifically tailored to patent engineers. There’s no better place to be a patent engineer.
WHO YOU ARE Applicants should have a strong academic record and a degree in electrical engineering is strongly preferred (although stellar physics, computer science or computer engineering candidates will be considered). Wireless communications experience is very desirable. Industry experience is a plus. Collaboration is a core part of our success, so we are seeking team players who want be a part of one of the finest EE patent groups in the country. The positions are open in our Boulder, Denver, Salt Lake City, and Boise offices. Qualified candidates should apply online and submit your resume, cover letter (please specify which office you are applying for), brief writing sample (publicly available patent application or office action responses or other technical writing) and transcript to Leslie Beard. Should you have issues with the online application form, please contact LNBeard@hollandhart.com. Holland & Hart LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer. No unsolicited resumes from search firms or phone calls, please.