Senior Patent 7 yrs + PQE
Our client, a leading law firm is seeking a 7 year + PQE Patents lawyer to join their Intellectual Property team.
• Preparation of patent applications for filing in the Middle East, US, EP as well as under the PCT;
• Prosecution of patent applications regionally and internationally, including preparation of responses to office actions;
• Assist in patent litigation cases, including patent infringement, invalidation and oppositions;
• Managing patent portfolios;
• Preparing patentability, FTO and validity opinions;
• Assist the Partner & Head of Patents in managing the patents team and clients;
• Drive business development activities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
If this looks like the job for you, please apply with your updated CV outlining your relevant experience, notice period and current salary.The ideal candidate will have:
• Background in life sciences, preferably chemical engineering +7 years of experience in patent procurement and prosecution;
• Excellent written and communication skills;
• Fluent in English;
• Experience in client management;
• Experience in team management;
• Business development acumen.