Positions  Services

Intellectual Property Associate – Miller Canfield


Miller Canfield, a mid-size international law firm known for its global patent preparation and prosecution expertise, seeks an associate to join its Intellectual Property team. This position may be based out of any of our Michigan offices.

Qualified candidates will have 2-5 years of experience in patent prosecution, particularly in the mechanical, electromechanical, or electrical engineering fields. Primary duties include patent prosecution, drafting patent applications and responses to office actions, patent portfolio development, client counseling, and due diligence.

Successful candidates will have a strong academic record with excellent oral and written communication skills. Ideal candidates will have a degree in physics or in the electrical, mechanical, or computer engineering fields. Must be licensed and in good standing in Michigan, or eligible for admission by examination or waiver. Admission to the USPTO is also required.

Please address your cover letter to Susanna Brennan, Manager of Attorney Recruiting, and submit it along with your resume and law school transcript.’

E-mail: brennans@millercanfield.com

Link to apply: Intellectual Property Associate – Miller Canfield

Susanna Brennan
Miller Canfield
150 W. Jefferson, Suite 2500
Detroit, MI 48306
Phone: (313) 496-7941

Expires on - 03/31/2022

Patent Attorney with Electrical Engineering Degree – Quinn IP Law


Quinn IP Law is seeking a lateral patent attorney or patent agent registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to immediately join our firm to support our client base ranging from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies.

Candidates should have at least four years of domestic and international patent procurement and prosecution experience in the electrical, controls, electro-mechanical and computer software arts.  A degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering, or computer science is required.  Candidates who have a JD must be licensed with a state bar. Portable business is not required.

Preferred candidates will possess outstanding academic credentials, excellent writing, and advocacy skills to effectively communicate with inventors, clients, examiners and Quinn IP Law team members and a motivation to deliver high quality work on schedule to clients.

The attorneys at Quinn IP deliver exceptional work quality and service rather than focusing on generating billable hours. With no minimum billable hours requirements, our attorneys are free to dedicate the necessary time and effort to deliver the best intellectual property work product in the industry. Our firm offers highly competitive compensation, flexible work hours and opportunities for professional growth.

Quinn IP Law is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

We are fully equipped for remote working and will consider candidates regardless of geographic location for remote or hybrid remote positions. Part-time/flex-time candidates may also be considered.

Please send a cover letter, resume, and patent writing samples when applying to info@quinniplaw.com.  All employment inquiries will be kept confidential.

Melinda Bush
Quinn IP Law
21500 Haggerty Rd, Suite 300
Northville, MI 48167
Phone: 248-380-9300

Expires on - 06/01/2022

 Services  Positions

Drafting/Illustration – Patent Designs


One look into Patent Designs and you will see very quickly that we offer much more than your average patent drafting company. Patent Designs is a full-service patent drafting firm. We pride ourselves on quick turn-around, experience, unsurpassed quality, and exceptional customer service at a competitive price. Our diversified and ever-expanding team of computer graphic artists, technical illustrators, and CAD operators enable Patent Designs to provide an extensive variety of patent drafting services. There is NEVER a RUSH charge for SAME DAY or NEXT DAY delivery as our team of 65 drafters, coordinators and checkers work around the clock to meet your deadlines!

Richard Kirkpatrick
Patent Designs
1871 E FM 321
Palestine, TX 75803
Phone: (936) 718-5679

Expires on - 12/31/2019

Drafting/Illustration – C.A. Design, Inc.


C.A. DESIGN, INC. illustrates intellectual property. We serve law firms, major corporations, and small businesses. Our automotive experience is extensive. We use computer assisted drafting software which saves time and facilitates editing. This results in lower costs. Our prices are competitive. One week delivery is normal, and we expedite drawings when necessary. All drawings, invoices, and correspondence may be delivered via the internet or by other expedited means. References available upon request.

Michael Ainsworth
8254 West Parkway
Detroit, MI 48239-1156
Phone: (313) 563-5951

Drafting/Illustration – Legalclad


LEGALCAD is the first full service drafting and printing company specifically tailored to serve law firms. Since our inception in 2000, we have provided the legal community an alternative to the traditional vendor. By way of our size, experience, and efficiency, LEGALCAD provides better service, better pricing, and offers a complete solution for your drawing requirements. We manage all forms of illustrations within the legal, business and engineering communities and specialize in patent drawings.

Phone: (517) 485-0822
Phone: (877) 6PATENT

Product Development and Rapid Prototyping – Beanworks LLC


Our services include:

  • 3d/CAD services
  • Presentation, visualization and marketing assets
  • Rapid Prototype services
  • Software development

Beanworks caters to inventors and small companies who require low cost, high quality product development services.

Brian Donovan
Beanworks LLC
28525 Beck Rd. #123
Wixom, MI 48393
Phone: (248) 504-0046

Industrial Design and Product Development – Botzen Design


Botzen is an Industrial Design studio in the Detroit area specializing in product design and development, and computer visualization. We design consumer products ranging from hard to soft goods and can guide you through the design and manufacturing process. We also have in house rapid prototyping and 3D printing capabilities. Botzen design was founded by Eric Strebel in 1990, designing products ranging from sunglasses for Bauch & Lomb, entry level luxury vehicles for Ford, to the wireless charging PowerMat for Homedics and consulting for Zingermans. He has designed monsters for Clive Barker and recently won the Wildest Concept prize in the Local Motors 2085 Terra prix contest. Currently he consults for various companies in the Detroit area and around the globe.

Eric Strebel
Botzen Design
30516 Everett St.
Southfield, MI 48076
Phone: (248) 202-2201