Sample Patent Lawyer Resume

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Timothy Freeney
4790 Calumet Ave, Apt#7
New York, NY 10040
(123)-456-7000
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Summary

An exceptional professional who is highly trained when it comes to patent laws; has great leadership skills; has previously provided counseling and advisory work to corporate clients to ensure that their companies comply with all laws of the government; has excellent time management, presentation, communication and sociological skills

Professional Experience:

Senior Patent LawyerAugust 2004 – Present
CF Sharp Law Office, Manhattan NY

Responsibilities:

  • Reviewed patent applications of corporate clients for validity and activities.
  • Coordinated work on intellectual properties of corporate clients and drafted agreements on contracts for licensing.
  • Prepared documents of business clients filing for business contracts and patents for their new products.
  • Managed developing strategies to support clients to get faster approval on their patent applications.
  • Registered a number of copyrights and patents in the patent office
  • Filed various legal forms and articles of corporations for corporate clients.

Patent CounselJune 1998 – June 2004
State Legal Offices of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois

Responsibilities:

  • Handled annual reports of various corporate agencies.
  • Maintained the corporate books, stock certificates, and annual income statements of corporate clients.
  • Researched legal inquiries and prepared confidential legal documents and briefings for trial and court proceedings.
  • Provided support and guidance to business clients in preparing their litigation cases.
  • Conducted counseling to clients regarding information about patent laws and various issues regarding filing of patents.
  • Reviewed documents submitted by clients to ensure all documents comply with the patent office.

Counsel AssistantMarch 1995 – October 1999
Bartnett & Cooper Law Associates, Benson, AZ

Responsibilities:

  • Reviewed patent applications of corporate clients for validity and activities.
  • Coordinated work on intellectual properties of corporate clients and drafted agreements on contracts for licensing.
  • Prepared documents of business clients filing for business contracts and patents for their new products.
  • Managed developing strategies to support clients to get faster approval on their patent applications.
  • Registered a number of copyrights and patents in the patent office
  • Filed various legal forms and articles of corporations for corporate clients.

Patent CounselJune 1998 – June 2004
State Legal Offices of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois

Education

Bachelor in Law
University of Arizona, 1995

Bachelor of Science in Legal Studies
University of Arizona, 1993

Skills/Certifications:

  • Strong leadership and teamwork attributes
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Proficient in computer skills
  • Knowledge in specialized laws
  • Ability in giving counsels to clients

Associations/Organizations

Arizona State Bar Association, Member
Arizona Patent Law Association, Member

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