Our client, a large international company, is seeking a 2-10 year patent attorney to join their growing in-house US legal team located in Shelton, Connecticut (between Bridgeport and New Haven). The patent attorney must have an undergraduate degree in a chemistry related field (chemical engineering, materials science etc.) and must be admitted to the USPTO. This position will primarily involve prosecution but also involve work on IP agreements, litigation and counseling scientists on general intellectual property matters.. Tremendous opportunity to work with great people with a strong work/life balance.