Mid-Level Associate, IP (Patent Litigation)

Application ends: May 18, 2026
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Job Description

At Stroock, we always keep an eye on the future of the firm. That means creating a workplace culture focused on cultivating the best and brightest legal leaders of the future — and ensuring that our associates are engaged in crafting creative, efficient legal solutions across a wide range of practices.  Our bench has grown from coast-to-coast over the past year, with early-career attorneys continuing to be drawn to Stroock’s unique, associate-approved work environment at all four offices.

The New York office of Stroock & Stroock & Lavan is seeking a mid-level (3rd to 7th year) associate to join our Intellectual Property team.

  • Candidates must have patent litigation experience
  • Advanced degree in chemistry, biology, microbiology, molecular biology, biochemistry or other similar life sciences
  • Must have strong analytical skills and be detail-oriented•Top-tier law firm experience as well as outstanding academic credentials
  • Must be admitted to practice in New York
  • Admission to the USPTO and/or IPR or Hatch Waxman experience a plus

Compensation: The New York office of Stroock pays market salaries for our attorneys. The New York pay range for this role is between $250,000 – $400,000, dependent upon experience and other relevant factors.

COVID-19: Must present proof of being fully vaccinated, including a booster shot against COVID-19. Accommodation for non-vaccination is subject to a bona fide medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief. Furthermore, the accommodation cannot cause Stroock an undue hardship or pose a direct threat to the health and safety of others in the workplace and the candidate who requested the accommodation.


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