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Who we are

For over 140 years, Fish & Richardson has served some of the most imaginative creators in history, including Thomas Edison and the Wright Brothers. This spirit of innovation is shared not only by our clients, but by all Fish employees. If you’re looking for an employer who values not only what you do, but how you think, let’s talk.

  • “#1 Patent Litigation Firm"

  • “Top Trademark Law Firm”

  • “Top 15% for Diversity”

  • “IP Litigation Law Firm of the Year”

  • “IP Boutique of the Year”

  • “Most Innovative Use of Technology”

A 21 st Century
Law Firm

While our founding dates back to 1878, we’ve never stopped evolving to better serve our clients,
our communities, and the world at large.

DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION

Our creative and inclusive culture is a reflection of a vibrant combination of people, experiences, talents, and perspectives. Diversity is not a buzzword at Fish; it is an essential part of who we are as individuals and why we succeed as a firm. 

GREEN INITIATIVES

As advocates for cleantech companies and other progressive clientele, we also realize the importance of doing our part to help preserve our planet’s health. We are conscious of using renewable power and encourage all employees to reduce, reuse, and recycle, both at work and in their personal lives. 

Generous Employee Benefits

  • Retirement

    Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution 

  • Healthcare

    Medical, dental, and vision coverage; group and supplemental life insurance

  • Disability

    Short and Long Term Disability Insurance

  • Wellness

    Employee wellness initiatives, featuring fitness center reimbursements

  • Paid Time Off

    Generous vacation, sick, and personal time

  • Family-friendly

    Family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care and elder care

  • Tuition

    Tuition reimbursement program

  • Casual

    Business casual attire and casual Fridays

  • Development

    Robust onboarding and training programs, including professional development planning

Career Opportunities

Financial Management Analyst (Minneapolis, MN)

Fish & Richardson, a premier global intellectual property law firm, is sought-after and trusted by the world’s most innovative brands and influential technology leaders. Established in 1878, and now with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe and China, our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences and perspectives. Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Finance Department as a Financial Management Analyst. This exciting opportunity will expose the ideal candidate to all aspects of financial operations. From pricing management and analysis, recurring and ad hoc reporting, revenue and expense management, to assessing operational performance and making related recommendations to management, you will be working with experienced professionals throughout the organization, making valuable contributions on a daily basis.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Master the fundamentals and intricacies of law firm pricing, and resulting operational and analytical requirements
  • Problem-solve to address pricing-related inquiries from within and outside the firm
  • Provide value-added analysis of our practice groups, cost centers and other aspects of the firm’s operations
  • Produce standardized monthly and quarterly management reports and presentations
  • Grow your knowledge base and responsibility over time in all aspects of the firm’s financial management

What Will You Bring to the Table? 

  • Bachelor’s degree required, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5
  • Prior work/internship experience including analysis, problem solving, reporting, and detail-oriented (transactional or operational) responsibilities
  • Ability and drive to identify and analyze issues and to work towards solutions
  • Ability to learn fast and multi-task effectively while staying organized
  • Ability and desire to own a task, a function, a project
  • Acute attention to details and work product
  • Strong Excel skills; SQL and VBA a plus

Why Fish?

  • Your experienced managers are committed to your growth and progress in the role
  • You’ll have strong team of peers you can always count on
  • The scope of your role will grow as your knowledge base expands

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Network Engineer (Minneapolis, MN)

Fish & Richardson, a premier global intellectual property law firm, is sought-after and trusted by the world’s most innovative brands and influential technology leaders. Established in 1878, and now with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China, our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences and perspectives.  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?

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

IT Security Analyst (Minneapolis, MN)

Fish & Richardson, a premier global intellectual property law firm, is sought-after and trusted by the world’s most innovative brands and influential technology leaders. Established in 1878, and now with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China, our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences and perspectives.  Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Information Technology Department as an IT Security Analyst.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Work with other IT groups to identify and plan for security for data, software, hardware, telecommunications, and computer installations.
  • Perform or otherwise ensure all scheduled security monitoring practices are completed as needed, review findings for potential incidents, recommend and implement solutions, and escalate as needed.
  • Perform or otherwise ensure the information security program duties are completed. Duties include, but are not limited to:
    • Complete vendor assessment practices, review findings for potential deficiencies, and escalate as needed.
    • Manage internal security awareness program, educational training and internal phishing, and develop reporting of results on a monthly basis.
    • Conduct, and participate in internal incident response, disaster recovery, and business continuity testing through tabletop exercises.
  • Review and support the firm’s formal IT security documentation and practices and track firm practices against industry standards. Make recommendations, develop security practices and procedures, and update as needed.
  • Ensure appropriate security controls are in place that will safeguard digital files and electronic infrastructure

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • Bachelor’s degree in information technology or related, equivalent experience.
  • Additional experience, training, or certification related to information technology security policy or compliance are strongly preferred.
  • 3-5 years of experience in an information security role related to information technology required. Prior experience in the professional services industry is strongly preferred
  • Experience and knowledge related to the configuration and maintenance of security monitoring and reporting platforms.

Why Fish?

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

IT Specialist 3 (Minneapolis, MN)

Fish & Richardson, a premier global intellectual property law firm, is sought-after and trusted by the world’s most innovative brands and influential technology leaders. Established in 1878, and now with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China, our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences and perspectives.  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?

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

Content Coordinator (Boston, MA)

Fish & Richardson, a premier global intellectual property law firm, is sought-after and trusted by the world’s most innovative brands and influential technology leaders. Established in 1878, and now with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China, our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Boston team in our fast-paced Marketing and Business Development Department as a  Content Coordinator.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Create and execute of a wide range of communications specific to the litigation practice group, including writing, editing, proofreading, repurposing, and/or publishing content for collateral, client alerts, client outreach, blog posts, webinars, podcasts, videos, biographies, social media, websites, internal announcements, press releases, award nominations, and other related content.
  • Develop and maintain content calendars. Manage editorial cycles for assigned digital and print marketing channels across all platforms including topic recommendations for collateral, blogs, articles, white papers, and social media as needed.
  • Collaborate with the marketing and business development team and partners to create materials and provide content strategy.
  • Translate technical, legal, and business concepts into copy that is accessible to a diverse set of stakeholders.
  • Act as editorial adviser on marketing projects. Consult with creative designer and web strategy teams to develop visual and editorial content, such as web features, podcasts, videos, and data visualizations.
  • Assist with auditing and refreshing web content using basic HTML coding as needed and optimize all web content according to SEO best practices. Prepare and manage content performance reports, as appropriate.

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, public relations, communications, English, marketing, or a closely related field, or the equivalent experience. A preference for JD.
  • At least 2-5 years of marketing or communications experience, preferably in a professional services environment. Law firm experience strongly preferred.
  • Proven experience as a content coordinator and writer.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, WordPress, database management, HTML, and CMS, along with the aptitude to continually expand this knowledge through ongoing learning.

Why Fish?

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

Content Coordinator (Minneapolis, MN)

Fish & Richardson, a premier global intellectual property law firm, is sought-after and trusted by the world’s most innovative brands and influential technology leaders. Established in 1878, and now with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China, our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences and perspectives.  Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Marketing and Business Development Department as a  Content Coordinator.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Create and execute of a wide range of communications specific to the litigation practice group, including writing, editing, proofreading, repurposing, and/or publishing content for collateral, client alerts, client outreach, blog posts, webinars, podcasts, videos, biographies, social media, websites, internal announcements, press releases, award nominations, and other related content.
  • Develop and maintain content calendars. Manage editorial cycles for assigned digital and print marketing channels across all platforms including topic recommendations for collateral, blogs, articles, white papers, and social media as needed.
  • Collaborate with the marketing and business development team and partners to create materials and provide content strategy.
  • Translate technical, legal, and business concepts into copy that is accessible to a diverse set of stakeholders.
  • Act as editorial adviser on marketing projects. Consult with creative designer and web strategy teams to develop visual and editorial content, such as web features, podcasts, videos, and data visualizations.
  • Assist with auditing and refreshing web content using basic HTML coding as needed and optimize all web content according to SEO best practices. Prepare and manage content performance reports, as appropriate.

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, public relations, communications, English, marketing, or a closely related field, or the equivalent experience. A preference for JD.
  • At least 2-5 years of marketing or communications experience, preferably in a professional services environment. Law firm experience strongly preferred.
  • Proven experience as a content coordinator and writer.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, WordPress, database management, HTML, and CMS, along with the aptitude to continually expand this knowledge through ongoing learning.

Why Fish?

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

Multilingual Content Coordinator (Boston, MA)

Fish & Richardson, a premier global intellectual property law firm, is sought-after and trusted by the world’s most innovative brands and influential technology leaders. Established in 1878, and now with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China, our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Boston team in our fast-paced Marketing and Business Development Department as a Multilingual Content Coordinator.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Create and execute of a wide range of written communications in Simplified and Traditional Chinese to support the needs of our China business, including writing, editing, proofreading, repurposing, and/or publishing content for collateral, client alerts, client outreach, blog posts, webinars, biographies, social media, websites, internal announcements, press releases, award submissions, and other related content as assigned.
  • Translate English content to Simplified and Traditional Chinese. As needed, review and edit content translated by outside firms
  • Develop and maintain content calendars. Manage editorial cycles for assigned digital and print marketing channels across all platforms including topic recommendations for collateral, blogs, articles, white papers, and social media as needed.
  • Work closely with stakeholders to write and/or adapt/translate compelling content for the firm website and other platforms. Regularly audit and update Chinese web content for consistency and freshness and update relevant trackers. Serve as the primary writer or project manager for all such web materials. Use basic HTML coding, as needed, and optimize all content according to SEO best practices. Prepare and manage content performance reports, as appropriate.
  • Act as editorial adviser on marketing projects. Consult with creative designer and web strategy teams to develop visual and editorial content, such as web features, podcasts, videos, and data visualizations.
  • Help coordinate the production of print materials in Chinese, including content development, design, creation, and editing. Work with vendors, negotiate costs, and manage expenses.

What Will You Bring to the Table? 

  • Highly proficient in written English, Simplified Chinese, and Traditional Chinese; highly proficient in spoken in English, Mandarin, and Cantonese.
  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, public relations, communications, English, marketing, or a closely related field, or the equivalent experience. Preference for JD.
  • At least 2-5 years of marketing or communications experience, preferably in a professional services environment. Law firm experience strongly preferred.
  • Proven experience as a content coordinator and writer.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, WordPress, database management, HTML, CMS, along with the aptitude to continually expand this knowledge through ongoing learning.

Why Fish?

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

Multilingual Content Coordinator (Minneapolis, MN)

Fish & Richardson, a premier global intellectual property law firm, is sought-after and trusted by the world’s most innovative brands and influential technology leaders. Established in 1878, and now with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China, our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences and perspectives.  Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Marketing and Business Development Department as a Multilingual Content Coordinator.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Create and execute of a wide range of written communications in Simplified and Traditional Chinese to support the needs of our China business, including writing, editing, proofreading, repurposing, and/or publishing content for collateral, client alerts, client outreach, blog posts, webinars, biographies, social media, websites, internal announcements, press releases, award submissions, and other related content as assigned.
  • Translate English content to Simplified and Traditional Chinese. As needed, review and edit content translated by outside firms
  • Develop and maintain content calendars. Manage editorial cycles for assigned digital and print marketing channels across all platforms including topic recommendations for collateral, blogs, articles, white papers, and social media as needed.
  • Work closely with stakeholders to write and/or adapt/translate compelling content for the firm website and other platforms. Regularly audit and update Chinese web content for consistency and freshness and update relevant trackers. Serve as the primary writer or project manager for all such web materials. Use basic HTML coding, as needed, and optimize all content according to SEO best practices. Prepare and manage content performance reports, as appropriate.
  • Act as editorial adviser on marketing projects. Consult with creative designer and web strategy teams to develop visual and editorial content, such as web features, podcasts, videos, and data visualizations.
  • Help coordinate the production of print materials in Chinese, including content development, design, creation, and editing. Work with vendors, negotiate costs, and manage expenses.

What Will You Bring to the Table? 

  • Highly proficient in written English, Simplified Chinese, and Traditional Chinese; highly proficient in spoken in English, Mandarin, and Cantonese.
  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, public relations, communications, English, marketing, or a closely related field, or the equivalent experience. Preference for JD.
  • At least 2-5 years of marketing or communications experience, preferably in a professional services environment. Law firm experience strongly preferred.
  • Proven experience as a content coordinator and writer.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, WordPress, database management, HTML, CMS, along with the aptitude to continually expand this knowledge through ongoing learning.

Why Fish?

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

Director of Marketing and Communications (Washington, D.C.)

Fish & Richardson, a premier global intellectual property law firm, is sought-after and trusted by the world’s most innovative brands and influential technology leaders. Established in 1878, and now with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China, our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Washington, D.C. team in our fast-paced Marketing Department as a Director of Marketing and Communications.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Participate in marketing meetings with Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer, Director of Business Development, and other departmental leaders, working closely with the practice group teams to identify proactive messages for the firm.
  • Develop strategy around best practices and leveraging different technologies, industries, and geographic markets in support of the firm’s marketing and communication goals.
  • Act as a liaison for stakeholders who require marketing and communication resources and develop communication strategies to encourage principalship support, especially at the most senior level.
  • Partner with Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer on all firm-wide marketing initiatives as directed.
  • Lead and manage a team of professionals involved in the day-to-day marketing and communication activities, including coaching team members to meet business goals; provide guidance to all members of the larger marketing team.

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • Strong knowledge of marketing and client services as normally acquired through a Bachelor’s degree in business administration, marketing, or a closely related field, or the equivalent experience.
  • At least 10 years’ experience in marketing of professional service, with at least 5 years’ experience managing and supervising staff
  • Master level interpersonal skills, including the gravitas to establish solid working group relationships with partners, practice group leaders, and administrative department heads.
  • Possess advanced technical writing skills along with master level project management skills including the hands on ability to effectively manage multiple projects, utilizing available firm resources to manage priorities.

Why Fish?

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

Director of Marketing and Communications (Minneapolis, MN)

Fish & Richardson, a premier global intellectual property law firm, is sought-after and trusted by the world’s most innovative brands and influential technology leaders. Established in 1878, and now with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China, our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences and perspectives.  Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Marketing Department as a Director of Marketing and Communications.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Participate in marketing meetings with Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer, Director of Business Development, and other departmental leaders, working closely with the practice group teams to identify proactive messages for the firm.
  • Develop strategy around best practices and leveraging different technologies, industries, and geographic markets in support of the firm’s marketing and communication goals.
  • Act as a liaison for stakeholders who require marketing and communication resources and develop communication strategies to encourage principalship support, especially at the most senior level.
  • Partner with Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer on all firm-wide marketing initiatives as directed.
  • Lead and manage a team of professionals involved in the day-to-day marketing and communication activities, including coaching team members to meet business goals; provide guidance to all members of the larger marketing team.

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • Strong knowledge of marketing and client services as normally acquired through a Bachelor’s degree in business administration, marketing, or a closely related field, or the equivalent experience.
  • At least 10 years’ experience in marketing of professional service, with at least 5 years’ experience managing and supervising staff
  • Master level interpersonal skills, including the gravitas to establish solid working group relationships with partners, practice group leaders, and administrative department heads.
  • Possess advanced technical writing skills along with master level project management skills including the hands on ability to effectively manage multiple projects, utilizing available firm resources to manage priorities.

Why Fish?

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

Creative Lead and Art Director (Boston, MA)

Fish & Richardson, a premier global intellectual property law firm, is sought-after and trusted by the world’s most innovative brands and influential technology leaders. Established in 1878, and now with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China, our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Boston team in our fast-paced Marketing Department as a Creative Lead and Art Director.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Participate in marketing meetings with the Director of Marketing and Communications and the Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer along with other department management, working closely with the practice group teams to identify proactive messages for the firm.
  • In partnership with department leadership, develop strategy around best practices and leveraging different platforms, technologies, industries, and geographic markets in support of the firm’s communication and development goals.
  • Manage all phases of design initiatives, including delivery. Assist with the conception and development of core creative ideas that build the brand across multiple mediums, including collateral, social media, branding campaigns, website, email, pitch and proposal decks.
  • Perform conceptual and stylistic decision making that are in line with brand aesthetic standards and the firm vision – creating layouts, mock-ups and prototypes as required to illustrate design and campaign ideas to other members of the team.
  • Oversee multiple design projects at once while guiding creative team, creating timelines, overseeing design direction, ensuring all deadlines are met, confirming business partners are satisfied with the results and troubleshooting any issues that may arise during the duration of the project.

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • Strong knowledge of marketing and client services as normally acquired through a Bachelor’s degree in business administration, marketing, or a closely related field, or the equivalent experience
  • At least 7 years’ experience in marketing of professional service, with at least 5 years’ experience managing and supervising staff
  • Hands-on, creative individual with expertise in design practices such as branding, experience design, digital design including email, social media, web, and video
  • Strong customer orientation including a superior client service attitude and approach, with strong attention to listening and understanding

Why Fish?

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

Creative Lead and Art Director (Washington, D.C.)

Fish & Richardson, a premier global intellectual property law firm, is sought-after and trusted by the world’s most innovative brands and influential technology leaders. Established in 1878, and now with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China, our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Washington, D.C. team in our fast-paced Marketing Department as a Creative Lead and Art Director.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Participate in marketing meetings with the Director of Marketing and Communications and the Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer along with other department management, working closely with the practice group teams to identify proactive messages for the firm.
  • In partnership with department leadership, develop strategy around best practices and leveraging different platforms, technologies, industries, and geographic markets in support of the firm’s communication and development goals.
  • Manage all phases of design initiatives, including delivery. Assist with the conception and development of core creative ideas that build the brand across multiple mediums, including collateral, social media, branding campaigns, website, email, pitch and proposal decks.
  • Perform conceptual and stylistic decision making that are in line with brand aesthetic standards and the firm vision – creating layouts, mock-ups and prototypes as required to illustrate design and campaign ideas to other members of the team.
  • Oversee multiple design projects at once while guiding creative team, creating timelines, overseeing design direction, ensuring all deadlines are met, confirming business partners are satisfied with the results and troubleshooting any issues that may arise during the duration of the project.

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • Strong knowledge of marketing and client services as normally acquired through a Bachelor’s degree in business administration, marketing, or a closely related field, or the equivalent experience
  • At least 7 years’ experience in marketing of professional service, with at least 5 years’ experience managing and supervising staff
  • Hands-on, creative individual with expertise in design practices such as branding, experience design, digital design including email, social media, web, and video
  • Strong customer orientation including a superior client service attitude and approach, with strong attention to listening and understanding

Why Fish?

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

Director of Marketing and Communications (Boston, MA)

Fish & Richardson, a premier global intellectual property law firm, is sought-after and trusted by the world’s most innovative brands and influential technology leaders. Established in 1878, and now with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China, our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Boston team in our fast-paced Marketing & Business Development Department as a Director of Marketing and Communications.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Participate in marketing meetings with Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer, Director of Business Development, and other departmental leaders, working closely with the practice group teams to identify proactive messages for the firm.
  • Develop strategy around best practices and leveraging different technologies, industries, and geographic markets in support of the firm’s marketing and communication goals.
  • Act as a liaison for stakeholders who require marketing and communication resources and develop communication strategies to encourage principalship support, especially at the most senior level.
  • Partner with Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer on all firm-wide marketing initiatives as directed.
  • Lead and manage a team of professionals involved in the day-to-day marketing and communication activities, including coaching team members to meet business goals; provide guidance to all members of the larger marketing team.

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • Strong knowledge of marketing and client services as normally acquired through a Bachelor’s degree in business administration, marketing, or a closely related field, or the equivalent experience.
  • At least 10 years’ experience in marketing of professional service, with at least 5 years’ experience managing and supervising staff
  • Master level interpersonal skills, including the gravitas to establish solid working group relationships with partners, practice group leaders, and administrative department heads.
  • Possess advanced technical writing skills along with master level project management skills including the hands on ability to effectively manage multiple projects, utilizing available firm resources to manage priorities.

Why Fish?

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

Creative Lead and Art Director (Minneapolis, MN)

Fish & Richardson, a premier global intellectual property law firm, is sought-after and trusted by the world’s most innovative brands and influential technology leaders. Established in 1878, and now with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China, our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences and perspectives.  Join Fish’ s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Marketing & Business Development Department as a Creative Lead and Art Director.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Participate in marketing meetings with the Director of Marketing and Communications and the Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer along with other department management, working closely with the practice group teams to identify proactive messages for the firm.
  • In partnership with department leadership, develop strategy around best practices and leveraging different platforms, technologies, industries, and geographic markets in support of the firm’s communication and development goals.
  • Manage all phases of design initiatives, including delivery. Assist with the conception and development of core creative ideas that build the brand across multiple mediums, including collateral, social media, branding campaigns, website, email, pitch and proposal decks.
  • Perform conceptual and stylistic decision making that are in line with brand aesthetic standards and the firm vision – creating layouts, mock-ups and prototypes as required to illustrate design and campaign ideas to other members of the team.
  • Oversee multiple design projects at once while guiding creative team, creating timelines, overseeing design direction, ensuring all deadlines are met, confirming business partners are satisfied with the results and troubleshooting any issues that may arise during the duration of the project.

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • Strong knowledge of marketing and client services as normally acquired through a Bachelor’s degree in business administration, marketing, or a closely related field, or the equivalent experience
  • At least 7 years’ experience in marketing of professional service, with at least 5 years’ experience managing and supervising staff
  • Hands-on, creative individual with expertise in design practices such as branding, experience design, digital design including email, social media, web, and video
  • Strong customer orientation including a superior client service attitude and approach, with strong attention to listening and understanding

Why Fish?

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

Litigation Legal Secretary (Dallas, TX)

Fish & Richardson, a premier global intellectual property law firm, is sought-after and trusted by the world’s most innovative brands and influential technology leaders. Established in 1878, and now with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China, our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Dallas team in our fast-paced Operations Department as a Litigation Legal Secretary.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Type and draft correspondence, memoranda, and other documents
  • Answer, screen, and place calls; leaving messages as appropriate
  • Establish and maintain calendar and deadline reminder systems, utilize master calendar systems, and adhere to all firm policies and procedures with regard to docketing of deadlines
  • Keep legal staff calendar up-to-date; including scheduling of meetings and appointments; arrange travel; and process reimbursements
  • Upon direction of attorney, e-file documents with various courts; pull court dockets and document via appropriate sources

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • General knowledge normally acquired through completion of high school or equivalent
  • 3+ years’ on-the job experience, preferably in the professional services industry
  • Exceptional organizational skills and the ability to prioritize multiple tasks and complete them under time constraints.
  • Excellent proofreading skills in order to review and edit legal correspondence and legal case documents; good understanding of basic mathematical concepts
  • Ability to change and adapt to current and future responsibilities and circumstances
  • Ability to enhance department and organization reputation by creating and sharing new and innovative ideas and concepts and exploring opportunities to add value

Why Fish?

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

Patent Paralegal (Minneapolis, MN)

Fish & Richardson, a premier global intellectual property law firm, is sought-after and trusted by the world’s most innovative brands and influential technology leaders. Established in 1878, and now with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S. and Europe, our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences and perspectives.  Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Patent Paralegal.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Maintaining and managing a patent prosecution docket
  • Preparing and filing documents related to patent prosecution
  • Recording billable and non-billable time spent and working toward a billable goal of 1300 hours annually

What Will You Bring to the Table? 

  • Paralegal/legal administrative degree/certificate or equivalent experience
  • 2-5 years of patent prosecution experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications such as Word and Excel
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills (verbal and written)

Why Fish?

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

Patent Paralegal (Austin, TX)

Fish & Richardson, a premier global intellectual property law firm, is sought-after and trusted by the world’s most innovative brands and influential technology leaders. Established in 1878, and now with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S. and Europe, our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Austin team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Patent Paralegal.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Maintaining and managing a patent prosecution docket
  • Preparing and filing documents related to patent prosecution
  • Recording billable and non-billable time spent and working toward a billable goal of 1300 hours annually

What Will You Bring to the Table? 

  • Paralegal/legal administrative degree/certificate or equivalent experience
  • 2-5 years of patent prosecution experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications such as Word and Excel
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills (verbal and written)

Why Fish?

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

Patent Assistant (Minneapolis, MN)

Fish & Richardson, a premier global intellectual property law firm, is sought-after and trusted by the world’s most innovative brands and influential technology leaders. Established in 1878, and now with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences and perspectives.  Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis 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?

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

Patent Paralegal, NPPT (Minneapolis, MN)

Fish & Richardson, a premier global intellectual property law firm, is sought-after and trusted by the world’s most innovative brands and influential technology leaders. Established in 1878, and now with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences and perspectives.  Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Patent Paralegal, NPPT.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Maintaining and managing a patent prosecution docket
  • Preparing and filing documents related to patent prosecution, primarily Information Disclosure Statements
  • Recording billable and non-billable time spent and working toward a billable goal of 1300 hours annually

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • Paralegal/legal administrative degree/certificate or equivalent experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications such as Word and Excel
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills (verbal and written)

Why Fish?

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

Patent Paralegal (Dallas, TX)

Fish & Richardson, a premier global intellectual property law firm, is sought-after and trusted by the world’s most innovative brands and influential technology leaders. Established in 1878, and now with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Dallas team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Patent Paralegal.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Maintaining and managing a patent prosecution docket
  • Preparing and filing documents related to patent prosecution
  • Recording billable and non-billable time spent and working toward a billable goal of 1300 hours annually

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • Paralegal/legal administrative degree/certificate or equivalent experience
  • 2-5 years of patent prosecution experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications such as Word and Excel
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills (verbal and written)

Why Fish?

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

Patent Paralegal (Munich, Germany)

Fish & Richardson, a premier global intellectual property law firm, is sought-after and trusted by the world’s most innovative brands and influential technology leaders. Established in 1878, and now with more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China, our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Munich team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Patent Paralegal.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Maintaining and managing a patent prosecution docket
  • Preparing, filing and proofreading documents related to foreign and domestic patent prosecution
  • Recording billable and non-billable time spent on tasks

What Will You Bring to the Table? 

  • Qualified to work as a Paralegal in Germany
  • Some patent prosecution experience
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills (verbal and written)

No current openings.

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