Leydig, Voit & Mayer is interested in discussing employment opportunities with experienced individuals having a book of business they could bring to the firm. Candidates should have at least several years of legal experience and superior academic credentials, possess strong writing/analytical skills, and have a technical background that will allow them to be registered or eligible to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. An advanced technical degree is desirable, but not required. Litigation experience is also desirable.

Interested candidates: Please e-mail undergraduate and graduate transcripts and your resume to and indicate the position for which you are applying in the subject line.

Chemical Patent Associate – Boulder, CO
Leydig, Voit & Mayer Ltd., a Chicago-based intellectual property law practice of over 80 attorneys and technical advisors, seeks an experienced patent associate to join our growing Boulder office. Candidates should possess 3+ years of patent prosecution experience and be registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office. An advanced degree or industry experience in Chemistry, Materials Science, or Chemical Engineering is required. Candidates should possess superior academic credentials, and excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

Annual salary range is $160,000 to $235,000 based on experience and performance. Benefits include a great work environment; medical/dental/vision benefits; flexible spending/health savings account; life/long-term disability/shorty-term disability insurance; MedjetAssist; 401(k)/profit sharing; professional development account; parental leave; and an opportunity for a bonus based on billings.

Leydig offers equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, medical condition, military or veteran status, genetic information, marital status, or any other protected status in accordance with all applicable federal, state and local laws.

As a provider of legal services to U.S. government agencies, Leydig participates in the E-Verify program.

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Short Term Disability Insurance
  • Profit Sharing Plan
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Medjet Medical Assist Program
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Percent Account Program (for professional development purposes)
  • Reimbursement for bar review, examination fees and registration expenses
  • Flexible Vacation Time
  • Athletic Club Discount


Ranked as Leading Law Firm
Chambers USA

Employee Benefits

See the perks of working here