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Careers in Patent Law

Careers in Patent Law

April 13, 2017 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
UW Career & Internship Center
Mary Gates Hall
University of Washington, #134, Seattle, WA 98195

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati is hosting a “Careers in Patent Law” presentation at UW.

The purpose of this event is for graduate and postdoctoral students in engineering, the life sciences, and other technical fields, to learn more about career opportunities in intellectual property and patent law. Topics addressed will include:

  • What is patent law?
  • What is a scientific adviser/patent agent and what qualifications are required to become one?
  • How can I become a patent attorney?


Melissa Harwood: Senior Associate in the Patent Prosecution Group and UW alumna (J.D. ’09, Ph.D. Chemistry ’06, B.S. Chemistry)

Note: RSVP is optional and Postdocs who wish to RSVP may need to create a HuskyJobs Profile in order to login


Cite ITHSThe Institute is supported by grants UL1 TR002319, KL2 TR002317, and TL1 TR002318 from the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through the Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program (CTSA).

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