Intellectual Property Litigation Associate

COJK is seeking qualified candidates with 2 - 10 years of litigation experience to fill a full-time Intellectual Property Litigation Associate position.  Qualified IP Litigation Associate candidates will possess proficiency in the areas of legal research and brief writing, drafting and responding to written discovery, and managing discovery and discovery databases.


  • Conduct legal research and brief writing; drafting and responding to written discovery, and managing discovery
  • Work with witnesses for depositions and trial testimony
  • Prepare for and take/defend depositions
  • Work across practice areas and departments on various litigation matters

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Two to ten years of litigation experience, with a strong motion practice
  • Must excel in a team environment; as well be a motivated self-starter who works well under pressure, with the flexibility to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrate superior analytical, communication, and interpersonal skills, as well as an ability to develop and expand internal and external relationships
  • Excellent written and oral advocacy skills
  • Strong academic achievement
  • Demonstrate initiative, think creatively, and act independently within a dynamic and cohesive team environment
  • A strong technical background coupled with previous ITC, IPR, and/or trade secret experience is a plus, but not required
  • USPTO bar registration is desirable but not required

Requirements include a J.D. from an accredited law school, a minimum of 2 - 10 years of litigation experience, and a license to practice law in at least one state, preferably Washington.

Education and Qualifications:

  • J.D. degree from an accredited law school
  • Licensed to practice in at least one state, preferably Washington


  • Dependent on experience
  • Full benefits:
    • Medical/Dental/Vision/LTD/STD
    • 401(k)
    • Metro Pass

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