OUR FIRM

Harrity & Harrity strives to hire the best-of-the-best for every position at our firm. We are always looking for hard working individuals to further their career and join our team of experienced and knowledgeable professionals. The individuals must have an eye for detail and be fully committed to always providing an exceptional level of service.

We are committed to equal opportunity hiring practices. You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

WHO WE ARE

Our Culture

Our team loves working at Harrity and Harrity because of the culture. A few things that we do differently include:

  • Our work environment is casual.
  • We balance work and our personal lives.
  • Our environment fosters collaboration, creativity, and growth.
  • We hold book clubs, webinars, and morning meet ups.
  • We are continuously learning.
  • We always have a positive attitude.

Social Responsibility

Since 2012, we have sponsored the Harrity Annual 5K Race for a Cure to benefit various charities including The American Heart Association, Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer, and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

We also emphasize social responsibility by donating to:

OUR BENEFITS

Harrity & Harrity provides our team members with extensive benefits including health, dental, life insurance, short-term & long-term disability insurance, 401k match, casual dress, wide-selection of free drinks & snacks, and more.

WHAT OUR TEAM SAYS ABOUT US

“I love the culture of the company and how they encourage us to find a balance between work and our personal life. They give us tools to grow, and be better people overall. Everyone here makes me feel like I’m not just a number and that my job is vital. It gives me motivation to come to work and help my team.”

 

“I love that we are constantly learning and innovating – finding better ways to do our job and better ways to make clients happy.  At the beginning of each year, we declare that by the end of the year we will be light years ahead of where we are now . . . and we deliver.  This firm was completely different a year ago and we will be completely different a year from now.”

 

 

AVAILABLE JOB OPENINGS

Patent Attorney/Agent

Patent Associate Trainee

Patent Data Analyst

Receptionist

Statistics Internship

Patent Attorney/Agent Full-time, Reduced-hours, and Remote:

Harrity & Harrity, LLP is looking for remote, local, or reduced hours patent professionals to prepare and/or prosecute patent applications for leading global technology companies, including numerous Fortune 500 companies. Our expertise is providing our clients with the highest quality patent preparation and prosecution services in the patent field.

Requirements:

  • You have excellent writing skills
  • You have excellent communication skills
  • You have a technical degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Physics, or equivalent fields
  • You have an in depth grasp of wireless communications (e.g., LTE, WCDMA, 3GPP) and/or low level optics
  • You have 3+ years of recent preparation or prosecution experience (former Patent Examiner experience is a plus)
  • You can get going quickly with minimal training
  • You have a great eye for detail
  • You love winning
  • You are a great teammate
  • You love making clients happy
  • You have a positive attitude
  • You love learning

Quality is the area that separates us from our peers. We pride ourselves on consistently delivering a high quality work product. Many of our patent professionals have previous experience at big law firms and as Patent Examiners. You will have the rare opportunity to not only work with clients (both inventors and in-house counsel) and prospective clients, but also the opportunity to contribute to improving the day-to-day operations of the firm and inventing new and creative systems and procedures.

We provide you with in-depth training in patent law, patent preparation, patent prosecution, business development, and client management. Your work environment will be casual, collaborative, and friendly, and will provide ample opportunity to further your career. We also provide an excellent compensation package, with comprehensive benefits and a salary that is production-based.

To apply for this position, send your resume and a cover letter to jobs@harrityllp.com

Patent Associate Trainee:

Harrity & Harrity is hiring for its successful training program for new patent attorneys who are looking for an opportunity to begin a career at a patent law firm and prove that they have what it takes to be a superstar patent associate. Our patent associate trainee program provides in-depth training in patent application drafting with the potential to become a full-time associate with our firm. The patent associate trainee program is a temporary position with our firm for about six (6) months, during which time, you will be trained in the skills that are needed to prepare high quality patent applications for leading technology companies.

To qualify for this position, you MUST be able to write well. Also, you MUST have a J.D., have passed a bar, and have either a B.S. or M.S. in electrical engineering, computer science, mechanical engineering, or physics. Being registered to practice before the USPTO is a plus. You will be paid semi-monthly, at an effective annual salary of $52K. In addition, your lodging will be paid for during the training program. Should you successfully complete the training program, there is a strong possibility that you would be offered a full-time associate position with our firm. First year full-time associates at Harrity & Harrity earn higher salaries than their peers at other patent firms—the salary potential, for your first full year of employment as a full-time professional, is $200K+.

To apply for this position, send your resume and a cover letter to pat@harrityllp.com

Patent Data Analyst:

Harrity & Harrity, a team-focused patent boutique law firm in Fairfax, VA is hiring for an open Patent Data Analyst position.  Our patent analytics team is currently working on industry-leading patent analytics projects, and our team is growing.  Responsibilities include mining, collecting and managing data, generating analytics reports for clients, basic software programming, interfacing with clients, and supporting the firm’s business development data analytics projects.  No prior experience required, but ideal background includes strong working knowledge of excel, database experience, and basic understanding of statistics.

Requirements:

  • You love working with data
  • You have excellent writing skills
  • You have excellent communication skills
  • You have a great eye for detail
  • You love learning
  • You love winning
  • You are a great teammate
  • You love making clients happy
  • You have a positive attitude

To apply for this position, email your resume and cover letter to jobs@harrityllp.com.

Receptionist: 

Are you looking for a rewarding position with an opportunity for advancement?  We have a receptionist position open immediately.  This is an ENTRY-LEVEL, FULL-TIME position, no prior law firm experience is required. Salary $10-$15 per hour depending on experience.

We are seeking candidates who desire long-term employment with competitive salary and excellent benefits, including healthcare, dental, a 401k plan, a generous vacation package, flexible hours, and a casual work environment

If you are team player, and want to work for our innovative patent law firm, please send your resume along with a cover letter.  Please include your salary requirement in your cover letter.

To apply for this position, send your resume and a cover letter to jobs@harrityllp.com

Statistics Internship:

Harrity & Harrity, LLP is seeking a Masters or PhD student with a background in Statistics, particularly predictive modelling, for an internship position with our firm. The position would entail working on various projects related to statistical modeling and prediction related to big data.

Must know how to perform statistical modelling on big data sets, and make predictions based on past data.  Must be able to take complete responsibility for statistics project and deliver results in a timely manner.

To apply for this position, send your resume and a cover letter to jobs@harrityllp.com