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Patent Attorney / Patent Agent

Location: Boston, MA

Department: Legal

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

At Adimab, we leverage our proprietary yeast-based antibody discovery and optimization platform to provide the biopharmaceutical industry with human therapeutic antibodies of the highest quality.  We partner with top-tier pharmaceutical companies, progressive academic institutions, and innovative biotechnology companies who share our passion for bringing best-in-class molecules to patients.  

Adimab has established antibody discovery collaborations with many leading pharmaceutical companies, such as Merck, Novo Nordisk, Biogen, GSK, Roche, Novartis, Eli Lilly, Genentech, Celgene, Gilead, Kyowa Hakko Kirin, Takeda, and Sanofi.   The Adimab antibody discovery and optimization platform has been internalized by several pharma partners; Adi-inside partners include Merck, Novo Nordisk, Biogen, and GSK.  In addition, Adimab has partnered with several smaller publicly traded companies, such as Acceleron, Merrimack Pharmaceuticals, Kite, and Five Prime, as well as leading venture-backed companies including Jounce, Mersana, Alector, Arsanis, Surface Oncology, Potenza, Tizona, Tusk, and several academic institutions such as Memorial Sloan Kettering and MD Anderson. 


We are seeking a Patent Attorney or Patent Agent to join our team. The successful candidate will have the knowledge and skills needed to support and guide the team on a broad range of intellectual property matters. This position will provide an opportunity to work closely with management, and to take on progressively greater involvement in a wide variety of legal issues and business development transactions.  There is an opportunity to telecommute for this role.


  • Conduct ongoing FTO analyses in the highly competitive antibody IP landscape
  • Participate in patent preparation and prosecution
  • Assist in the continuing development of Adimab’s intellectual property strategy
  • Successfully collaborate with colleagues on the Business Development, Scientific, and Management teams

Needed upon hire

  • Ph.D. in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Immunology, or a related field preferred
  • 3+ years experience as a technology specialist or staff scientist supporting patent practitioners
  • A solution-oriented mindset
  • Ability to build and maintain positive, productive working relationships
  • Strong track record of exercising excellent judgment in a complex and ambiguous environment
  • Ability to communicate effectively and openly with colleagues and supervisors
  • Demonstrated ability to be proactive in identifying and resolving issues before they arise in order to support the broader business objectives of a company

About Adimab

Our integrated antibody discovery and optimization platform provides unprecedented speed from antigen to purified, full-length human IgGs.  We offer fundamental advantages by delivering diverse panels of therapeutically relevant antibodies that meet the most aggressive standards for affinity, epitope coverage, species cross-reactivity, and developability.  We enable our partners to rapidly expand their biologics pipelines through a broad spectrum of technology access arrangements.

As a profitable privately-held biotech company, we take a long-term view on value creation and make substantial investments in technology development, research, and our people.  We proudly promote meritocracy and reward employees who are productive, use their resources wisely, and make meaningful contributions to the team.  We offer individually tailored compensation packages comprised of competitive salary, equity, a 2:1 401(k) match, and comprehensive health care benefits.

Located in New Hampshire’s beautiful Upper Connecticut River Valley, Adimab is minutes from Dartmouth College, the Geisel School of Medicine, the Thayer School of Engineering, the Tuck School of Business, and the Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center.  We are fortunate to be situated in an area that is renowned for its premier skiing, hiking, kayaking, and biking.

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