Who We Are

Fish & Richardson is a global law firm with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists across the U.S. and Europe.
Named the nation’s #1 patent litigation firm for 13 consecutive years, Fish has helped shape the tech landscape for over a century.

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IP Litigation Law Firm of the Year

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#1 Patent Litigation Firm for 13 Consecutive Years

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Network Engineer (Minneapolis, MN)

For well over a century, Fish & Richardson has been winning cases worth billions in controversy – often by making new law – for the world’s most innovative and influential technology leaders. Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Information Technology Department as a Network Engineer.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Act as a resource for resolving problems and provide technical insight escalated from within IT and other departments.
  • Configure and support servers, storage, and infrastructure for an extensive Microsoft, NetApp and Cisco environment.
  • Deploy and implement new servers and technologies for multi-server applications such as MS SQL, Exchange, Citrix and other custom applications.
  • Actively own projects and incidents while providing meaningful documentation of processes and procedures for solutions.

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • 3-5 years of experience using Microsoft Server systems in a VMWare environment along with a current MCSE certification.
  • Interpersonal skills necessary in order to maintain effective relationships with venders and co-workers, in both a technical and non-technical manor.
  • A self-driven personality with the ability to work in a dynamic team-oriented environment.

Why Fish?
Fish has been named the #1 patent litigation firm in the U.S. for 13 consecutive years, handling nearly three times as many cases as its nearest competitor. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.
When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives
Apply
IT Specialist (Munich, Germany)

For well over a century, Fish & Richardson has been winning cases worth billions in controversy – often by making new law – for the world’s most innovative and influential technology leaders. Join Fish’s Munich team in our fast-paced Information Technology Department as an IT Specialist.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Resolve workstation issues throughout the organization to maximize firm-wide productivity and minimize system downtime
  • Handle tickets escalated from the other IT Specialists and the Help Desk
  • Act as a lead resource to the other IT groups by assisting with workstation, application, network, server, and telecomm support, administration, and testing

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • 5 years’ experience in Windows workstation implementation, management, and support preferably in the professional services industry
  • Current certifications in relevant technologies such as Microsoft Windows 10 MCSA, CompTIA Network+ and A+
  • Ability to provide technical guidance and explain advanced concepts to others in the work area via strong written and oral communications
  • Speak fluent German and English
  • Willing to work 3 days a week part-time

Why Fish?
Fish has been named the #1 patent litigation firm in the U.S. for 13 consecutive years, handling nearly three times as many cases as its nearest competitor. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.

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Business Analyst I (Minneapolis, MN)

For well over a century, Fish & Richardson has been winning cases worth billions in controversy – often by making new law – for the world’s most innovative and influential technology leaders.  Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Information Technology Department as a Business Analyst I. This exciting opportunity will, over time, expose the ideal candidate to all aspects of our IT Development operation including the opportunity to contribute to innovation through custom development, third-party product implementation and integration and process based initiatives.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Analyze, define and document project requirements.
  • Work closely with technical development team as well as firm stakeholders to ensure solutions meet the needs of business goals.
  • Utilize systems such as Wrike and Team Foundation Server to effectively manage and communicate on assigned projects.
  • Leverage critical thinking skills and technical skills to identify gaps, opportunities and contribute to effective solutions.

What Will You Bring to the Table? 

  • Bachelor’s degree required, in a business or information technology discipline
  • A minimum of 2-3 years of technical valuation/analytics
  • Ability to identify complex issues and problems, recommend and implement effective solutions
  • Strong technical aptitude, SharePoint and Team Foundation Server experience a plus
  • Strong analytical, research, and communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail, high quality work standards, and the ability to prioritize and perform effectively under pressure and with time constraints.
  • Project Management experience a plus

Why Fish?

Fish has been named the #1 patent litigation firm in the U.S. for 13 consecutive years, handling nearly three times as many cases as its nearest competitor.  Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives
Apply
IT Specialist 3 (Minneapolis, MN)

For well over a century, Fish & Richardson has been winning cases worth billions in controversy – often by making new law – for the world’s most innovative and influential technology leaders. Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Information Technology Department as an IT Specialist 3.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Resolve workstation issues throughout the organization to maximize firm-wide productivity and minimize system downtime
  • Handle tickets escalated from the other IT Specialists and the Help Desk
  • Act as a lead resource to the other IT groups by assisting with workstation, application, network, server, and telecomm support, administration, and testing

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • 5 years experience in Windows workstation implementation, management, and support preferably in the professional services industry
  • Current certifications in relevant technologies such as Microsoft Windows 10 MCSA, CompTIA Network+ and A+
  • Ability to provide technical guidance and explain advanced concepts to others in the work area via strong written and oral communications

Why Fish?
Fish has been named the #1 patent litigation firm in the U.S. for 13 consecutive years, handling nearly three times as many cases as its nearest competitor. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.
When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives
Apply
Litigation Support Coordinator (Washington, DC)

For well over a century, Fish & Richardson has been winning cases worth billions in controversy – often by making new law – for the world’s most innovative and influential technology leaders. Join Fish’s Washington, DC team in our fast-paced Litigation Practice Systems Department as a Litigation Support Coordinator.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Encourage and support the use of litigation specific technologies, with the ultimate goal of promoting a highly efficient and effective electronic discovery process.
  • Partner with litigation case teams to outline, determine, and implement case data management and electronic discovery strategies during the pre-discovery phase.
  • Assist with the evaluation, development, and implementation of litigation specific technologies as well as the related procedures and training programs for implementation and maintenance.
  • Assist litigation teams with planning and budgeting as it relates to discovery services.
  • Ensure client events requiring multiple integrated resources, such as off-site trials, receive appropriate and coordinated support.
  • Create and provide thorough project documentation, reporting, and metrics.

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • Thorough knowledge of litigation support as normally acquired through a bachelor’s degree, or specialized equivalent experience. Project management certification a plus.
  • 7+ years litigation support experience, including hands-on data analyst work.
  • Advanced working knowledge of electronic discovery and evidence management software, including Nuix, Relativity, Livenote, Concordance, and IPRO.
  • Demonstrable ability to generate reports and formulate database content structures within electronic discovery and evidence management software programs.
  • Knowledge of forensic document collection, SQL databases and queries, and document hold processes.

Why Fish?
Fish has been named the #1 patent litigation firm in the U.S. for 13 consecutive years, handling nearly three times as many cases as its nearest competitor. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.
When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives
Apply
Litigation Support Coordinator (Dallas, TX)

For well over a century, Fish & Richardson has been winning cases worth billions in controversy – often by making new law – for the world’s most innovative and influential technology leaders. Join Fish’s Dallas team in our fast-paced Litigation Practice Systems Department as a Litigation Support Coordinator.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Encourage and support the use of litigation specific technologies, with the ultimate goal of promoting a highly efficient and effective electronic discovery process.
  • Partner with litigation case teams to outline, determine, and implement case data management and electronic discovery strategies during the pre-discovery phase.
  • Assist with the evaluation, development, and implementation of litigation specific technologies as well as the related procedures and training programs for implementation and maintenance.
  • Assist litigation teams with planning and budgeting as it relates to discovery services.
  • Ensure client events requiring multiple integrated resources, such as off-site trials, receive appropriate and coordinated support.
  • Create and provide thorough project documentation, reporting, and metrics.

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • Thorough knowledge of litigation support as normally acquired through a bachelor’s degree, or specialized equivalent experience. Project management certification a plus.
  • 7+ years litigation support experience, including hands-on data analyst work.
  • Advanced working knowledge of electronic discovery and evidence management software, including Nuix, Relativity, Livenote, Concordance, and IPRO.
  • Demonstrable ability to generate reports and formulate database content structures within electronic discovery and evidence management software programs.
  • Knowledge of forensic document collection, SQL databases and queries, and document hold processes.

Why Fish?
Fish has been named the #1 patent litigation firm in the U.S. for 13 consecutive years, handling nearly three times as many cases as its nearest competitor. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.
When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives
Apply
Litigation Support Coordinator (San Diego, CA)

For well over a century, Fish & Richardson has been winning cases worth billions in controversy – often by making new law – for the world’s most innovative and influential technology leaders. Join Fish’s San Diego team in our fast-paced Litigation Practice Systems Department as a Litigation Support Coordinator.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Encourage and support the use of litigation specific technologies, with the ultimate goal of promoting a highly efficient and effective electronic discovery process.
  • Partner with litigation case teams to outline, determine, and implement case data management and electronic discovery strategies during the pre-discovery phase.
  • Assist with the evaluation, development, and implementation of litigation specific technologies as well as the related procedures and training programs for implementation and maintenance.
  • Assist litigation teams with planning and budgeting as it relates to discovery services.
  • Ensure client events requiring multiple integrated resources, such as off-site trials, receive appropriate and coordinated support.
  • Create and provide thorough project documentation, reporting, and metrics.

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • Thorough knowledge of litigation support as normally acquired through a bachelor’s degree, or specialized equivalent experience. Project management certification a plus.
  • 7+ years litigation support experience, including hands-on data analyst work.
  • Advanced working knowledge of electronic discovery and evidence management software, including Nuix, Relativity, Livenote, Concordance, and IPRO.
  • Demonstrable ability to generate reports and formulate database content structures within electronic discovery and evidence management software programs.
  • Knowledge of forensic document collection, SQL databases and queries, and document hold processes.

Why Fish?
Fish has been named the #1 patent litigation firm in the U.S. for 13 consecutive years, handling nearly three times as many cases as its nearest competitor. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.
When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives
Apply
Litigation Support Coordinator (Minneapolis, MN)

For well over a century, Fish & Richardson has been winning cases worth billions in controversy – often by making new law – for the world’s most innovative and influential technology leaders. Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Litigation Practice Systems Department as a Litigation Support Coordinator.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Encourage and support the use of litigation specific technologies, with the ultimate goal of promoting a highly efficient and effective electronic discovery process.
  • Partner with litigation case teams to outline, determine, and implement case data management and electronic discovery strategies during the pre-discovery phase.
  • Assist with the evaluation, development, and implementation of litigation specific technologies as well as the related procedures and training programs for implementation and maintenance.
  • Assist litigation teams with planning and budgeting as it relates to discovery services.
  • Ensure client events requiring multiple integrated resources, such as off-site trials, receive appropriate and coordinated support.
  • Create and provide thorough project documentation, reporting, and metrics.

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • Thorough knowledge of litigation support as normally acquired through a bachelor’s degree, or specialized equivalent experience. Project management certification a plus.
  • 7+ years litigation support experience, including hands-on data analyst work.
  • Advanced working knowledge of electronic discovery and evidence management software, including Nuix, Relativity, Livenote, Concordance, and IPRO.
  • Demonstrable ability to generate reports and formulate database content structures within electronic discovery and evidence management software programs.
  • Knowledge of forensic document collection, SQL databases and queries, and document hold processes.

Why Fish?
Fish has been named the #1 patent litigation firm in the U.S. for 13 consecutive years, handling nearly three times as many cases as its nearest competitor. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.
When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives
Apply
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Patent Assistant (Dallas, TX)

For well over a century, Fish & Richardson has been a global patent prosecution, intellectual property litigation, and commercial litigation law firm for the world’s most innovative and influential technology leaders. Join Fish’s downtown Dallas team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Patent Assistant.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Preparing confidential correspondence
  • Arranging meetings and appointments
  • Reviewing, editing and processing bills and invoices

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications such as Word and Excel
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills (verbal and written)

Why Fish?
Fish has been named the #1 patent litigation firm in the U.S. for 13 consecutive years; a powerhouse patent prosecution firm; and a top-tier trademark and copyright firm.  Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.
When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives
Apply
APS Indexer-Scanner (Minneapolis, MN)

For well over a century, Fish & Richardson has been winning cases worth billions in controversy – often by making new law – for the world’s most innovative and influential technology leaders. Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as an APS Indexer-Scanner.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Process a large volume of postal and electronic communications for patent and trademark matters into our APS system
  • Read documents for correct coding
  • Code, scan, and download documents

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • Excellent attention to detail and high quality work standards
  • Strong reading comprehension and an aptitude for learning various software applications

Why Fish?
Fish has been named the #1 patent litigation firm in the U.S. for 13 consecutive years, handling nearly three times as many cases as its nearest competitor. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.
When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives
Apply
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Fish & Richardson is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Benefits and Employee Programs

Fish is committed to providing generous benefits for Employees and their families, from life insurance, medical and dental plans, optional flexible spending accounts, to global travel assistance. In addition to offering a comprehensive and competitive benefits package, Fish provides a variety of Employee programs.

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  • Medical and dental coverage, group and supplemental life insurance
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with Employer contribution
  • Short and Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Health Advocacy Services
  • Long Term Care and Supplemental Long Term Care
  • Employee wellness initiatives, featuring fitness center reimbursements
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Global Travel Assistance
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  • Robust onboarding and training programs including professional development planning
  • Employee referral program
  • Competitive pay
  • Generous vacation time, in addition to 12 firm-paid holidays
  • Pretax flexible options for healthcare, dependent care and transportation expenses
  • Family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care and elder care
  • Tuition reimbursement program
  • Employee recognition program
  • Business casual attire and casual Fridays