IP Litigation Associate

The New York office of Kelley Drye & Warren LLP is seeking a mid-level IP Litigation Associate for a growing and dynamic practice with a focus on retail, fashion and entertainment related clients.  Candidates must have at least 5 years of experience in civil litigation with an emphasis on trademark, trade dress, unfair competition, and copyright cases.  Successful candidates will have excellent research and writing skills, top academic credentials, and strong analytical, interpersonal and communication skills.

General commercial litigation responsibilities include drafting pleadings and motions, and conducting and managing all aspects of discovery, including preparation of written discovery, preparation for and taking and defending depositions and witness preparation and interviews.  Experience in managing electronic discovery is required.  Trial experience preferred.  The ability to effectively manage a case, including court deadlines, supervision and direction of junior associates and team members, is required.  Experience in TTAB matters, trademark clearance, prosecution and counseling, trademark enforcement and trademark infringement matters is a plus.  NY Bar required.

Interested applicants should submit their cover letter, resume and law school transcript for consideration to recruiting@kelleydrye.com.  No search firms please.