New York City office of an AmLaw firm seeks junior intellectual property patent prosecution and counseling associate attorney with ideally 2-5 years of experience (law firm and/or PTO) and a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry or Medicinal Chemistry. The candidate should preferably have other specialties or an M.S. with appropriate experience. Must show competence in understanding chemical structures and properties. PTO Registration is preferred. Must be admitted to and in good standing with the relevant Bar. Industry experience is a plus. Established more than a century ago, this distinguished law firm is a highly-regarded establishment and specializes in the areas of corporate law, intellectual property law, and green businesses. It has seven offices across the United States. The attorneys here are committed to maintaining diversity at the workplace. The firm has gained many honors of merit and is actively involved in numerous philanthropic activities throughout the year.Additional Skills: The candidate must have excellent academic credentials and strong writing skills and analytical ability.