Patent Agent (Large Molecule) — IP Prosecution — Any US Office

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Patent Agent (Large Molecule) --- IP Prosecution --- Any US Office

Patent Agent (Large Molecule) IP Prosecution Any US Office

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MWE is seeking a registered patent agent with a graduate degree in molecular biology, immunology, cell biology, or biochemistry, with at least 4 years of experience as a patent practitioner.  The ideal candidate is conversant in a spectrum of technical areas across the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and diagnostic industries, and is able to handle global patent portfolios for developing and commercialized products.  Excellent organizational skills and the ability to work as a team member are critical.

Were open to candidates in any of our US offices.

 Please include a cover letter and unedited writing sample with your application.

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