KIM & STEWART LLP
Driven to Deliver Quality
MEETING CLIENT NEEDS
No billable hour/Simplified fee schedule
Kim & Stewart LLP is a new kind of patent prosecution law firm that has been established to meet the needs of clients who are seeking high quality patents under ever growing budgetary constraints. Internally, the firm has dispensed with the antiquated business model of law firms that rely on billable hours. As a result, externally, the firm is able to offer clients a highly simplified fee schedule that provides our clients better visibility of their budgets.
How We Can Help You
Proven Track Record
Our lawyers have years of US patent prosecution experience and have procured thousands of high quality US patents for our clients. We are experts in obtaining patents with clear and simple claim language that covers highly complex technologies.
PATENT APPLICATION DRAFTING AND REVIEW
Let Kim & Stewart LLP be the solution for controlling the quality of your patent applications originating out of Japan and Korea. We have two Japanese patent attorneys (one is also a US patent attorney), who can help Japanese speaking inventors with patent application drafting and conduct review of Japanese applications translated into English. We also have a US patent attorney who is fluent in Korean.
Years of Experience
Our attorneys have many years of experience in working with inventors and in-house counsel to identify subject matter of research and development that can be patented.
MEET OUR LEGAL TEAM
Our Lawyers Ensure Quality
Electronics Engineer/Technical Advisor
Rich Learning Environment
NO BILLABLE HOURS
Training and Professional Growth
New attorneys are no longer subjected to the stress of billable hours and are not evaluated under a productivity lens. Instead, new attorneys undergo a strict training regimen under the guidance of experienced attorneys.
FOCUS ON CAREER DEVELOPMENT
We target law students who are driven to learn and develop as seasoned attorneys, and who share the mission of Kim & Stewart LLP to deliver high quality. We are committed to investing in such individuals to become future partners of the firm.
LIFESTYLE AND FINANCES
Our salaries are competitive with the elite law firms. However, we are different in that we emphasize balance. We even require our attorneys, both partners and associates, and staff to take vacation.
If you are interested in exploring career opportunities at Kim & Stewart, please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Electronics Engineer/Technical Advisor (Multiple Openings)
Hours: Forty (40) hours per week (8:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. and 1:00–5:00 p.m.)
Work Site: 111 N. Market Street, Suite # 414, San Jose, CA 95113
Job Duties: Evaluate engineering, electronics and other computer-related technologies for patentability. Provide engineering and other technical support to US patent attorneys in protecting intellectual property rights (IPR) under US and other patent laws for Japanese companies and Japanese- speaking individuals. Use fluency in Japanese to expressly/orally communicate with Japanese companies/individuals. Proficiency in using MS Office is needed. Supervise one employee.
Minimum Education: MS in Electronics/Electrical Engineering plus 11 months of experience as Patent Agent (Benrishi)/Electronics Engineer/Technical Advisor. Foreign equivalent education OK. Suitable combination of education, experience and training is acceptable. BS + 5 yrs of progressively responsible experience = MS Degree. *(5 years includes 11 months towards experience requirement)
Background and other checks required.
Applications with resume and cover letter should be directed to the HR Manager at Kim & Stewart LLP located at 111 N. Market Street, Suite # 414, San Jose, CA 95113
GET IN TOUCH
1910 Pacific Ave. Suite 11500
Dallas, TX 75201
San Jose Office:
111 N. Market St. Suite 414
San Jose, CA 95113
3-10-1, Harumi, Chuo-ku
Tokyo, Japan 104-0053