Firm is seeking an associate with 1-4 years of patent prosecution experience and a PhD (or MD) in organic chemistry, medicinal chemistry, cell biology, immunology, molecular biology, microbiology, oncology or a related field. USPTO and NY bar required. SV firm with over 250 attorneys provides legal services to technology and life sciences clients of national and international prominence. The firm handles complex, innovative technology transactions for some of the most prominent technology, entertainment and life sciences companies in the United States. Firm's licensing group also works closely with corporate group, which is consistently ranked as one of the top IPO and M&A practices in the United States.