Posts tagged Career Options: Patent Law

Beyond the Lab: Seth Ogden, Patent Law

Kate Stuart
April 1, 2016

In the month of April, the Office of Career Development is featuring a Beyond the Lab video each day of the month, highlighting awesome alumni in the video series.  We are starting off the series with the most popular interview of the series. This particular video is with patent attorney, Seth Ogden. Dr. Ogden has since returned to Nashville, but he is still one of our popular interviews loaded with advice on getting your law school degree after his PhD, what life in a firm is like, and what skills are needed to be in the patent attorney role.

Scientific Advisor - Patent Prosecution Law Firm in Austin, TX

Kim Petrie
October 1, 2015

Scientific Advisor - Patent Prosecution Law Firm Position within the life sciences-focused patent counseling and prosecution. Position is located in Austin, TX.   Duties include: - conduct prior art database searches for patentability and freedom to operate analyses - analyze patent and scientific papers and documents to assist patent agents and attorneys on patent prosecution and counseling - draft patent applications and responses to office actions - advise agents and lawyers on technology issues  

Law School 101

Kate Stuart
September 4, 2015

LAW SCHOOL 101 Wednesday, September 16 5:30-6:30pm Vanderbilt Law School, Moore Room 218 (2nd Floor) Receive practical advice about preparing for, applying to, selecting and ultimately succeeding in law school from other Commodores! This annual panel discussion features Vanderbilt alumni with diverse experiences, a current dual JD/MBA student and a Vanderbilt Law School Admissions representative. Walk-ups are welcome so tell your friends!

Job Posting: Patent Technical Advisor (Biotech), Leydig, Voit & Mayer, Chicago, IL

Rachel Howell
October 24, 2014

Leydig, Voit & Mayer, Ltd. seeks Ph.D. candidates nearing the completion of their studies and thesis defense, or recent Ph.D. graduates working in academia or industry, to join our Chicago office as a Technical Advisor. The candidate’s Ph.D. degree should be in the area of cellular biology, immunology, molecular biology, genomics or biochemistry. Candidates should possess superior academic credentials. Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, are a must.  The position is full-time.

Law School Admissions Panel

Kate Stuart
February 18, 2014

Law School Admissions Panel Presented by Phi Alpha Delta Learn the ins and outs of applying to law school. Admissions counselors from Vanderbilt and Belmont Law schools will be on hand, as well as a 1L from Vanderbilt Law.  Wednesday, February 195:30-6:30pmMemorial Room, Alumni Hall Dinner provided. Business casual dress preferred.

Insomniac’s Paradise: A Sleep-Inducing Foray into the World of Patents

Kim Petrie
October 25, 2013

The Life Science Tennessee Academic Alliance announces the next installment of the Accelerate Science Innovation and Entrepreneurship series, taking place November 19 at 5:30pm in the Owen Graduate School of Management Room 230. “Insomniac’s Paradise: A Sleep-Inducing Foray into the World of Patents” will be presented by Alan Bentley, M.S., Assistant Vice Chancellor of the Vanderbilt Center for Technology Transfer and Commercialization. Learn everything you need to know

More Law-related Campus Events

Kate Stuart
September 16, 2013

More opportunities in Law… Did you enjoy Seth Ogden’s PhD Career Connections talk on Patent Law and want to know more about law school? Two opportunities on campus may be of interest to you. First, the Vanderbilt Center for Student Professional Development is hosting a Law School Fair in the Student Life Center Ballroom on September 19 from 2-5:00PM. Speak to Admissions reps from varied law schools to find out which school is right for you.