Direct Hire: Patent Searcher

Special Counsel is currently recruiting for a Patent Searcher on behalf of one of the most sophisticated law firms in the state of Michigan. Our client offers a wonderful work-life balance and generous benefits package. Candidates with the following skills are highly encouraged to apply asap:

- Experience conducting patent searches on behalf of sophisticated corporate clients. 
- Experience conducting a focused and comprehensive search for prior art references as part of a comprehensive search report. 
- Ability to understand the invention, conduct the search and then complete the search report in a timely manner. 

Qualifications:
- Minimum of a Bachelors Degree and or work experience in the areas of Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science or Electrical Engineering. 
- Juris Doctorate, or currently pursuing a Juris Doctorate is a plus. 
- 1+ years of experience conducting patent searches. 
- Candidates who possess a Masters Degree in the aforementioned areas are also highly desired. 

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. The Company will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.