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Intellectual Property Patent Litigation Associate Attorney - Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP (posted 02/05/2024)

REMOTE Legal Secretary/Paralegal - Cooper Legal Group, LLC  (posted 01/12/2024)

Legal Specialist - Parker-Hannifin (posted 10/02/2023)

Patent Attorney/Agent - Walters & Wasylyna (posted 08/25/2023)

Intellectual Property Patent Litigation Associate Attorney - Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP (Cleveland, Columbus, Cincinnati, or DC offices)

Calfee is seeking an associate attorney with 2-7 years of patent litigation experience to join our firm’s Intellectual Property Group in one of our Ohio or DC offices. The ideal candidate will have experience preparing and arguing motions, taking depositions, handling complex discovery, and preparing for trial. Must also possess superior research, analytical, oral, and written communication skills and thrive in a team environment.

Requirements include: a J.D. from an accredited law school, excellent academic credentials, and licensed to practice in Ohio.

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and transcripts to Kate Davis at Learn more about the firm and our Intellectual Property Group at

REMOTE Legal Secretary/Paralegal - Cooper Legal Group, LLC (Hinckley, OH)

Cooper Legal Group, LLC, an Intellectual Property law firm located in Hinckley, Ohio, is seeking an IP legal secretary/paralegal.  The position is primarily virtual/remote but to the extent practicable may require occasional on-site attendance to handle mail and/or the like.  The ideal candidate will have experience with docketing and patent and trademark prosecution.  Familiarity with electronic billing is a plus.  Depending upon the needs and skills of the individual, both full-time and part-time arrangements will be considered.  Exceptional compensation and benefits offered. 

Please send your resume to

Legal Specialist - Parker-Hannifin (Mayfield Heights, Ohio)

Parker is seeking a Legal Specialist having intellectual property experience in its legal department located at its corporate headquarters in Mayfield Heights, Ohio. The position includes providing administrative support to a number of Parker attorneys, including four (4) Intellectual Property attorneys. Candidates must have experience in performing and managing intellectual property related activities including the procurement of US and foreign patent applications, communication with supporting counsel, managing dockets, etc.

In addition to supporting the IP related activities, other administrative support will include file management, preparing and filing expense reports, preparing travel arrangements, and incoming billing administration. Experience with electronic docketing and matter management required, and familiarity with Memotech and Tymetrix T360 a plus.

This is currently a hybrid position and allows one day of remote working, which is subject to change at management discretion.

The successful candidate will have a minimum of three years of experience in patent and intellectual property law. This position requires a person familiar with intellectual property language and procedures, particularly those relating to patents and USPTO regulations; extensive experience in the preparation of legal documents required for patent filings; maintaining legal dockets; and excellent computer skills (particularly Word and Excel). This position requires strong follow-up skills, prioritization skills for meeting statutory deadlines and handling a diverse workload; a strong attention to detail and adherence to exacting professional standards; strong organizational skills; the ability to handle multiple tasks at one time; excellent interpersonal skills; strong verbal and written communication skills; and the ability to interact with all levels of the organization and outside counsel and staff in a positive and professional manner. The individual must be proactive in identifying key actions and communicating on a regular basis with each assigned attorney or paralegal to ensure that all required actions are taken on a timely basis to protect the company's legal rights.

With annual sales exceeding $15 billion, Parker-Hannifin Corporation is the world’s leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems. Parker provides precision engineering solutions for a wide variety of commercial, mobile, industrial, and aerospace markets. The company employs more than 55,000 worldwide in 50 countries worldwide. For more information, please visit the company’s website at

If interested, please go to Parker’s career website at URL: to apply.

Patent Attorney/Agent - Walters & Wasylyna (Cleveland, Ohio)

Walters & Wasylyna is seeking a patent attorney/agent to join its growing patent preparation and prosecution practice. The candidate must be a USPTO-registered patent attorney/agent (or eligible for such registration) and must have a strong technical background. Preferred are candidates with engineering degrees.

Qualified candidates may submit a resume and salary history/expectation to:

Victor J. Wasylyna

Walters & Wasylyna LLC

8193 Avery Road, Suite 101

Cleveland, Ohio 44147


Walters & Wasylyna is a boutique law firm focusing on intellectual property matters. The firm is highly active in patent preparation and prosecution, both in the United States and around the world. Please visit for more information about the firm.

To post a job opening through CIPLA, please contact Jessica Fross, Placement Committee Chair, at: 

      The qualified candidate will be a registered Patent Attorney and a member of at least one state bar, with strong technical and legal credentials and an ability to perform technical and legal writing projects efficiently and effectively.  Technical degree or industry experience in chemistry, chemical engineering or materials science is preferred.  Relevant industry experience is a plus.

      Curatolo Sidoti offers a collegial, professional, relaxed, supportive office environment, with comprehensive benefits including paid vacation, health, life and disability insurance, and a 401(k) plan with matching contribution.  Compensation package is competitive with Cleveland area IP firms and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.  The firm is located in Cleveland’s western suburb of Westlake, in the King James business campus.

      Qualified candidates may submit a resume, writing sample and salary history in confidence to:

      Vincent A. Cortese, Partner

      No third-party inquiries accepted.

      Curatolo Sidoti Co., LPA

      24500 Center Ridge Road, Suite 280

      Cleveland, Ohio 441

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