|A leading Japanese intellectual property law firm in Nagoya, Japan,|
seeks a US patent attorney or agent to fill a position is going to be vacant.
The position is for two days work per week except national
holidays. Salary is negotiable based on experience.
The duties will include overseeing our foreign prosecutions, providing
opinions on matters relating to US patents, providing advice/support on
litigation and transactional matters involving US intellectual property
issues, updating our Japanese qualified attorneys and staff on current
US practice and US legal developments, and providing general advice in
connection with copyright/trademark matters and related matters.
Japanese language skills are not required. However, the successful
candidate will have (a)-(c) and agree with (d).
(a) A Juris Doctor (JD) with admission to a state bar, and/or registration
to practice before the US Patent and Trademark Office.
(b) At least 2 years experience either in private practice or in-house
as a US patent attorney or agent, with significant prosecution experience.
(c) A degree in mechanical or electrical engineering (though other
engineering or related disciplines may also be considered).
(d) A minimum two-year employment contract (notice clause is provided in
If you would like to apply for this position, please contact us via an
e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org. In your correspondence,
please briefly confirm that points (a) - (d) are applicable.