Trademark Litigation and Enforcement Associate - Mid-Level - New York City
The New York office of Davis Wright Tremaine is seeking a client-focused mid-level associate to join our trademark practice. We serve many well-known national companies, including major media, entertainment, technology, fashion and luxury goods brands. If you are seeking a collegial law firm environment where you can work closely with partners on interesting matters, we look forward to hearing from you. In this role, you will work alongside experienced lawyers in top practice groups who are invested in mentorship and professional growth.
We seek an attorney with a minimum of three years’ experience primarily with trademark litigation, prosecution, and enforcement-preferably with experience before the TTAB. The position will primarily support the enforcement side of a practice before the USPTO and/or Federal Courts. We prefer candidates with law firm experience, excellent client relationship skills, practical insight, creativity, and a self-starter mindset. Excellent writing and oral advocacy skills are required, as well as strong academic credentials. An active member, in good standing, of the New York bar is required.
We are an AmLaw 100 law firm with eight offices nationwide. We are relentlessly committed to client service and look for candidates who share that commitment. At DWT, client service means having empathy for each client’s and each lawyer’s work and personal pressures, business objectives, and legal needs; anticipating their needs; and having the capabilities and commitment to deliver what matters most to them.
We are accepting submissions from third-party recruiters.
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To apply, please upload a cover letter addressed to Morgan Dufault, Lawyer Recruiting Manager, East Coast; resume; brief writing sample (5-10 pages) and law school transcript. We would appreciate you specifying how you heard about this position.