Staff Openings

Patent Agent

Rutan is seeking an experienced patent agent for its Orange County office.

The ideal candidate will be registered with the USPTO and have 5+ years of experience drafting patent applications. Prosecution experience is a plus, as is technical expertise in the fields of automotive, mechanical/medical device, electrical, and/or material science. Candidate will preferably have a degree in engineering, physics, or bio/chemistry. Under Rutan’s mentoring program, the patent agent will be working closely with various Rutan IP partners along with other attorneys and agents within Rutan. Rutan offers competitive salaries and benefits.

Please email your resume to Jodi Brooks at