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How to Get Hired in Patent Law Without Going to Law School

Learn how to efficiently transition into a patent law career without the law school commitment
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 41m
Language: English
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Did you know that you can have a successful, lucrative career in U. S. patent law with or without obtaining a law degree? That’s right. You can bypass years of law school and over $100,000 in law school tuition fees and get hired in the field of patent law and intellectual property.
Patent law offers a unique opportunity for engineers, computer scientists, life science professionals, inventors, and entrepreneurs to find employment in various patent practitioner roles using their current technical skill set and practical training.
In this course, taught by the Patent Institute of Training’s CEO, Braxton K. Davis, Esq., we’ll take an in-depth look at patent law career opportunities, including salary potential, demographics, experience needed, and help you chart an overall strategy to get you started in the patent law field using your skills, knowledge, education, and training.

You will learn

✓ Understand the little known career options available in the patent law field for non-attorneys.
✓ Understand patents and the various roles of patent law practitioners.
✓ Know what it takes to qualify to sit for the USPTO patent bar exam.
✓ Create a strategic, high-level patent law career plan based on your technical background.


• An interest or background in Engineering, Computer Science, or Life Sciences technical degrees.

This course is for

• Anyone interested in a career as a patent law professional who has obtained or is pursuing an engineering, computer science, or life science degree.
• Anyone interested in the various types of patent law professionals – roles that require a law degree or not.
IP law faculty for the Patent Institute of Training
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 41m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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