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Litigation Attorney – Intellectual Property

Patterson Thuente IP has an immediate full-time opening for an experienced attorney in our Litigation Department.  Qualified candidates will have strong litigation experience handling cases from onset through appeal, (a minimum of 2nd chair trial experience required) excellent academic credentials and top quality work product.  Intellectual Property litigation experience preferred.

 

Qualified candidates should submit resumes, transcripts and/or writing samples by email to olson@ptslaw.com or by mail to Human Resources, Patterson Thuente IP, 4800 IDS Center, 80 South 8th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55402.

 

Patent Prosecution Paralegal

We are looking for an experienced Patent Prosecution Paralegal to join our team and assist attorneys with all phases of the patent prosecution process. 

Successful candidates will have a minimum of five years experience in US patent prosecution and international filing, and will demonstrate excellent flexibility, superior organizational skills, and the ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously while conducting themselves in a professional manner. As this is a demanding position with substantial responsibility, the candidate must possess strong attention to detail and the ability to manage shifting priorities.

Qualified candidates should send cover letter and resume to gagliardi@ptslaw.com

Accounting Clerk

Immediate full-time opening in our accounting department for an Accounting Clerk to support both accounts payable and accounts receivable.

 

Successful candidates will have a minimum of an Associates degree in accounting and 2 years of related experience, in addition to strong attention to detail, superior organizational skills, and the ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously, and work effectively as part of a team with a professional demeanor.

 

Preferred Qualifications

Accounts Payable Experience:

  • Use of general ledger software
  • Posting vendor invoices
  • Cost allocation

Accounts Receivable Experience:

  • Use of time and billing software
  • Client invoicing
  • Collections

 

Education Requirements

  • Associates degree in Accounting

 

Patterson Thuente offers a competitive benefits package and a great working environment. Qualified candidates should send cover letter and resume to sutton@ptslaw.com.

 

For more information about Patterson Thuente, please visit the Our Firm page on our website.

 

Intellectual Property Law Clerk

We are looking for first or second year law students with a technical or scientific degree and eligibility to sit for the patent bar to participate in our law clerk program.

 

Our law clerk program is as unique as the ideas we protect. We provide a year-round opportunity as most of our clerks arrange a part-time work schedule during the school year and full-time during the summer. Our law clerks are involved in real work from the beginning, such as research, drafting patent applications and Office Actions, and assisting our litigation team. Learn more about our law clerk program.

 

We are currently looking for law school students with an Engineering degree and concentration in Chemical, Computer/Software, Electrical, or Mechanical; or a B.S. degree in Computer Science, Physics, Math, Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, or similar.

 

Qualified candidates should submit resumes, transcripts and/or writing samples by email to recruiting@ptslaw.com or by mail to Human Resources, Patterson Thuente IP, 4800 IDS Center, 80 South 8th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55402.

 

Patterson Thuente Pedersen, P.A. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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