Successful applicants for summer and associate positions will have outstanding academic performance in both undergraduate and law school, plus excellent oral and written communication skills. For our patent practice, which comprises the majority of our hiring, we require a technical undergraduate degree in, for example, engineering, computer science, chemistry, physics, or biotechnology. For trademark and related areas, we seek applicants with liberal arts or business degrees who have strong interest in specializing in these areas of law. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply electronically below.
Lateral Patent Associate – Detroit Office
BRINKS HOFER GILSON & LIONE seeks an attorney or patent agent with mechanical engineering background and 1-2 years of patent prosecution experience for its Detroit office. The ideal candidate can prepare and prosecute patent applications and write opinions relating to a wide range of mechanical arts. The candidate also has superior academic credentials, excellent verbal and written communication skills.