MU Patents Careers

If you are interested in a patent agent or patent attorney job in the San Diego area? We are always looking for people to join our rapidly growing team. 

If you have a technical degree in Engineering, Science (majors in Chemistry, Physics, Biology), or Software with or without experience in the field, and optionally, a law degree, we want to speak with you.


Who is MU Patents?

We are a boutique IP firm located in beautiful Del Mar, a few blocks from Blacks Beach. Our team is down to earth, collaborative, hard working and focused on delivering IP law support to idividual inventors and small businesses who want to protect their inventions through patents, copyright and trademarks. We enjoy a work-life balance and emphasize creating a community for our team members and clients.


  • Work-Life Balance: We hold normal office hours between 9 and 6, and don't expect more than that. We expect you to do the fun things you like in the evenings and on weekends.
  • Culture: We enjoy the challenge of our work and enjoy working together, openly and without strict hierarchy.
  • Generous Vacation and Sick leave policies, Medical care, and Parental leave.

Who you are:

  • You are a confident and outgoing person, not afraid to speak up about your ideas.
  • You value the culture and vibes that come with working in a tight knit and collaborative team in an open office environment.
  • You enjoy the challenge of learning the nuances of complex, highly technical subject matter.
  • You are a self starter, you are able demonstrate that you can hit the ground running on new tasks with minimal supervision and ongoing but minimal training.

Your daily duties at MU:

  • Drafting provisional and non-provisional patent applications
  • Drafting office action responses
  • Discussing processes and services with new and ongoing clients
  • Other client management and upkeep tasks as required

Highly desired:

USPTO-registered or planning to become USPTO-registered
Please submit your information below if you're interested in a position with our firm. Alternatively, you can send your resume and a cover letter detailing who you are, your values and why we should hire you to

Learn More About the MU Team

We love what we do. We believe in innovation and a serious dedication to a dream. We strive to encourage new, cutting edge ideas to actually happen and we want to be the support team to make it so. See our team page to learn more about the people that make us great.
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