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New York

Steptoe & Johnson, LLP

Life Sciences Patent Litigation Associate

Steptoe & Johnson’s New York office is looking for a Life Sciences Patent Litigation Associate with 2 to 6 years of experience to join its rapidly growing IP practice. Ideal candidates will have a strong science background, with at least an undergraduate degree—if not a master’s or Ph.D.—in a life science, e.g. biology, chemistry, immunology, pharmacology, or biomedical engineering. Strong academic credentials, as well as outstanding organizational, interpersonal, and writing skills, are required.

Steptoe’s Life Sciences group is a high-end patent litigation practice regularly handling a mix of small molecule and biologics work related to blockbuster therapeutics. Steptoe’s Life Sciences group offers real opportunity for hands-on work, practical experience, and growth as an attorney, including the opportunity for associates to handle depositions, motion practice and briefing. Steptoe offers competitive compensation and excellent benefits in a collegial working environment that provides training and mentorship.