Technology Specialist - Chemistry

October 26, 2016


Foley Hoag’s Intellectual Property Department has an opening in our Boston office for a technology specialist with a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry.

We seek applicants with strong academic credentials, excellent verbal and written communication skills, and 0-3 years of patent prosecution experience. Experience in preparing and prosecuting patent applications in the areas of small molecules, pharmaceuticals, synthetic methods, molecular diversity and drug discovery would be particularly useful. Experienced candidates are expected to be registered patent agents.

We staff our clients’ patent matters leanly, affording technology specialists an opportunity for significant responsibility and excellent career development. They typically work one-on-one with associates and partners, gain a depth of experience in a broad range of patent strategy, drafting, prosecution and diligence matters, and get immediate client contact. Such experience has contributed to the firm’s consistently excellent rankings in various national satisfaction surveys and industry recognition lists.

Please submit cover letter, resume and technical writing sample to Erin Wallace, Legal Recruiting Manager, at