Intellectual Property Associate
Become part of the Parker Poe team that – for more than a century – has represented many of the Southeast’s largest companies and local governments in transactions, regulatory issues, and complex litigation. We are a tight-knit firm that values the person beyond the lawyer or professional. Because of this, in addition to structured integration efforts, you will find that mentorship, professional development, and internal referrals happen organically. If you want to join a collaborative team providing sophisticated legal services – without losing sight of our calling to give back to our communities – this is the place to be.
ABOUT THE ROLE
Parker Poe is seeking an attorney with 5 or more years of experience to join its robust Intellectual Property Practice Group. The ideal candidate will sit in one of our North Carolina, Georgia, or Washington, D.C. offices and have experience in U.S. and international trademark prosecution, licensing, and enforcement. This is a unique opportunity to work with a team that manages large national and international trademark portfolios, including well-known brands for clients in a variety of industries. Experience representing clients in enforcement matters in federal court and/or before the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is preferred. Candidates should also possess excellent academic credentials and strong analytical, research, writing, and communication skills.
We are a tight-knit group that values the person beyond the lawyer and offers many meaningful and personalized opportunities for successful career development, including through partner mentoring, client interaction, and business development efforts. If you are committed to excellent work product and the highest level of client service, and you want to join a dynamic, collaborative, and diverse intellectual property team that values your individual development, this is the place for you.
ABOUT THE PRACTICE
Parker Poe understands how to maximize the value of intellectual property assets in today's global market by providing efficient and effective counsel. Our Intellectual Property Team has decades of experience representing a broad variety of businesses, educational institutions, and nonprofits, including entities at the forefront of their industries. We provide practical solutions to the complex as well as the routine intellectual property needs of our clients.
Our team includes board-certified specialists in trademark law, registered U.S. patent attorneys, and lawyers recognized by their peers in the premier guides to the legal profession. We have built a significant depth of knowledge in trademarks, patents, copyrights, IT contracts, trade secrets, and other areas of intellectual property.
Parker Poe has extensive experience handling a full range of litigation matters, both in state and federal courts as well as in alternative dispute resolution settings, involving the intellectual property rights that are critical to the strength and success of any business venture in today's market. In addition, we counsel clients on the establishment, protection, and defense of intellectual property rights, including licenses, acquisitions, and contracts. We represent clients at all stages of litigation, from temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction hearings through discovery, trial, and appeal. We also evaluate potential intellectual property claims, advise clients on litigation prospects and risks, assist clients in achieving negotiated resolutions of disputes, and represent clients in mediation and before arbitration tribunals.
ABOUT PARKER POE
For more than a century, Parker Poe has represented many of
the Southeast’s largest companies and local governments in transactions,
regulatory issues, and complex litigation. Our attorneys have extensive
experience representing clients in the education, energy, financial services,
government, health care, life sciences, manufacturing, real estate, sports and
entertainment, and technology industries. Parker Poe has more than
275 attorneys serving clients from eight offices in Charlotte and Raleigh,
North Carolina; Charleston, Columbia, Greenville, and Spartanburg, South
Carolina; Atlanta, Georgia; and Washington, D.C.
Lawyers in each of our offices are rated among the highest quality attorneys across their respective states, recognized for effective and efficient service. The Best Lawyers in America lists nearly 100 of our attorneys in its rankings, and we are also well-recognized by U.S. News & World Report, Chambers USA, World Trademark Review, and other ratings publications.
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