McCarter & English, LLP is actively seeking a chemistry patent associate or technical specialist with an advanced degree in chemistry. Candidates should have an advanced degree in organic chemistry or significant industrial experience of at least five years in organic chemistry. Patent experience in the pharmaceutical industry is a plus. Ideal candidates will have a Ph.D., possess excellent writing, interpersonal, and communication skills and have experience in drafting and prosecuting biotechnology patent applications. We will also consider technical specialist candidates without a patent prosecution background who have a superior academic record, research and writing skills. If you have relevant experience, please consider joining our team. Please send your resume, cover letter and a writing sample to Christine Lydon at firstname.lastname@example.org.