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Hamilton Brook Smith & Reynolds, an intellectual property boutique with offices in Boston and Concord, Massachusetts, has a need for a Patent Attorney with a specialty in Biotechnology or a related discipline.  Candidates should have a minimum of three years of patent drafting and prosecution experience, and have the necessary skills to work on matters in most areas of Biotechnology and related life sciences.  A Master’s degree in Biotechnology or related discipline is required. A Ph.D. in Biotechnology is desirable, but not required.  Work experience with pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, or general life science patent matters is beneficial. 

Successful candidates must have outstanding writing and interpersonal skills, as well as strong academic credentials in technical and legal arenas.  A J.D. from an accredited law school with admission to at least one state bar, and registration with the USPTO are required.  Demonstrated ability to work directly with clients and develop and execute service strategies is also required.

At our firm, you will be an integral part of a dynamic, highly-respected IP practice.  You will build strong relationships with colleagues and clients, and contribute to deeply meaningful and interesting work in a collaborative team environment. 

To apply, please send your resume, cover letter, a writing sample and transcripts to


Hamilton, Brook, Smith & Reynolds, P.C. is an equal opportunity employer and affords equal opportunity to all applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.