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Patent Agents, or Patent Attorneys, prepare, file, and prosecute patent applications on behalf of their clients. Skills listed on the sample resumes of Patent Agents include working with clients to help identify problems and determine a proper legal strategy, and draft and submit non-provisional patent applications and subsequent prosecution documents. Patent Agent resumes must reflect that they passed the United States Patent and Trademark Office's Patent Bar exam, and that they are also registered with the USPTO.

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1

Patent Agent

Prepared and prosecuted medical devices patent applications, specifically for heart valves, and for heart-valve based medical devices.

  • Coordinated and performed post-grant challenges, including ex-parte and inter-parte reviews.
  • Liaised with inventors and scientists; managed invention / patent programs.
  • Analyzed patents in support of patent litigation and adversarial licensing.
  • Prepared patentability, validity, and infringement opinions.
  • Coordinated and performed various foreign patent filing and prosecution tasks.
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Chemistry
BA
Law
MA
Law (llm)
2

Patent Agent & Managing Member

Evaluated technical and legal aspects of patent applications. Performed prior art searches to determine patentability of applications. Assisted in drafting and prosecution of patent applications.

  • Assisted in preparation of Office Actions clearly communicating findings of patentability of applications to inventors and patent practitioners
  • Prepared declarations in support of applications
  • Planned and conducted field of search
  • Applied relevant case law
  • Utilized search tools: WEST, Espace, Google Patent, Google Scholar
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Chemistry And Geology
PhD
Organic Chemistry
3

Patent Agent

Uploaded and managed the Docket Database (Patsy)

  • Ensured accurate and timely integration of new data into Patsy
  • Ensured timely payment of client's Patent Maintenance Fees and Trademark Renewals
  • Created PowerPoint presentations and Excel spreadsheets to communicate relevant data to IP Attorney and clients
  • Coordinated & Facilitated client's Patent Review Committee (PRC) meetings to make timely patent filing
  • In coordination with IP Attorneys, assisted clients with day to day intellectual property needs
  • Performed analyses of competitor patents (including non-infringement and invalidity studies in conjunction with an IP Attorney), using a variety of external patent databases
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Electrical Engineering
4

Patent Agent & Managing Member

Evaluated technical and legal aspects of patent applications. Performed prior art searches to determine patentability of applications. Assisted in drafting and prosecution of patent
applications.

  • Prepared declarations in support of applications
  • Planned and conducted field of search
  • Evaluated and applied case law
  • Utilized search tools: WEST, Google Scholar
  • Assisted in preparation of Office Actions clearly communicating findings of patentability of applications to inventors and patent practitioners.
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Chemistry And Geology
PhD
Organic Chemistry
5

Patent Agent

Developed search strategy and conducted systematic keyword-based searches relating to patentability (novelty), validity and freedom-to-operate. Ensured comprehensive search of the most relevant prior art.

  • Interacted effectively with scientists and attorneys in determining the scope of searches.
  • Drafted informative reports that clarify and summarize search results.
  • Conducted long-term patent landscape studies.
  • Conducted qualitative analysis of patents and patent portfolios.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
Microbiology
Microbiology
6

Proprietor and Patent Agent

Responsible for all business aspects of the company whose primary focus was IP management in the areas of chemical and biochemical research reagents, pharmaceuticals, therapeutics, diagnostic tests and medical devices for commercial applications.

  • Prepared and prosecuted patent applications for clients resulting in a greater than 90% success rate in obtaining allowances through established relationships with Examiners and working closely with scientists, management staff and patent counsel.
  • Integrated competitive intelligence and client's business priorities to develop successful strategies that identified and secured gaps in IP coverage.
  • Implemented invention disclosure and IP educational programs, workshops and seminars for clients that increased technology mining through improved IP awareness and established procedures for recording and documenting inventions.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BA
Chemistry
MS
Biochemistry
JD
Juris Doctor
7

Proprietor and Patent Agent

Responsible for all business aspects of the company whose primary focus was IP management in the areas of chemical and biochemical research reagents, pharmaceuticals, therapeutics, diagnostic tests and medical devices for commercial applications.

  • Prepared and prosecuted patent applications for clients resulting in a greater than 90% success rate in obtaining allowances through established relationships with Examiners and working closely with scientists, management staff and patent counsel.
  • Integrated competitive intelligence and client's business priorities to develop successful strategies that identified and secured gaps in IP coverage.
  • Implemented invention disclosure and IP educational programs, workshops and seminars for clients that increased technology mining through improved IP awareness and established procedures for recording and documenting inventions.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BA
Chemistry
MS
Biochemistry
JD
Juris Doctor
8

Patent Agent

Performed patent searches on client's developing products to avoid infringements.

  • Advised clients the potential provisional rights their competitors may have from pending applications.
  • Discussed with clients about patentability of their new inventions.
  • Drafted patent drawings using AutoCAD.
  • Filed patent applications for client's developing product as well as products recently marketed.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
MS
Mechanical Engineering
9

Register Patent Agent

Patent searching for six patent search firms.

  • Application writing of about 17 patent applications at two patent law firms.
  • Application writing and searching and examiner interviews for five individual clients of my own at patentabilities.com
  • Subject areas searched and prosecuted include electronics, electro-mechanics (ink jet printers) telecommunications, and computer software and business methods and some mechanical devices.
  • Used and programmed computers for writing, billing, backup, website creation and searching. Completely familiar with all search engines
Candidate Info
67
years in
workforce
16
years
at this job
BS
Computer Design
10

Patent Agent

Draft patent claims and specifications

  • Patent prosecution
  • Patent Analysis and Strategy
  • Patent Search
  • Patent Consultation
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Biochemistry
MS
Biochemistry
PhD
Neuroscience

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