At G&G we work together in a collegial atmosphere where innovation and new ideas are encouraged. We believe that every employee plays a role in contributing to the overall success of the firm.

We care about the individual and employees in all functions are valued. Management pro-actively seeks feedback and input from team members, including utilization of 360 feedback surveys. We understand that a positive and productive team translates into a robust and thriving firm.

In addition to a comprehensive benefits package, G&G provides a strong framework of support for employees.  This begins with leadership who are engaged, accessible and knowledgeable.  A mentoring approach to management is embraced as the best method for imparting experience and promoting growth. Support also comes in the form of access to leading edge technology and tools that allow everyone to do their jobs in an efficient and productive way.

What do we look for?

We seek highly skilled and dedicated employees who are motivated and self-directed. Successful hires share many of the same qualities:

  • A personal drive for excellence and continuing professional development
  • An entrepreneurial spirit that embraces new technologies and processes
  • Excellent problem solving skills with a dedication to superior client service

We invite you to review current available opportunities at G&G:

Attorneys

Attorneys/Agents

Guntin & Gust employs highly skilled and productive Patent Attorneys and Agents. As part of our team you will be working with a diverse group of clients ranging from sophisticated startups to Fortune 100 companies. We work in the areas of electrical engineering, telecommunications, medical products, RF tuning products, gaming products, nanotechnology, and other fields. Clients have also engaged our firm to evaluate patent portfolios, draft licensing and patent sale agreements, perform re-exam evaluations, due diligence in M&A transactions, advanced inventing sessions, opinion work, and file and prosecute trademarks, among other things.

We offer exceptional benefits and a competitive compensation package, which models the firm’s philosophy of transparency. Our firm is ideal for attorneys who seek firms in a growth path.

Job Location: Flexible

Paralegals

Paralegals/Patent Administrator

Guntin & Gust employs highly skilled and productive IP Prosecution Paralegals and Patent Administrators. As a paralegal you will prepare written correspondence to clients and foreign counsel, perform docketing, manage client portfolios, generate filing documents, generate status reports and interact with clients via telephone concerning routine matters. As a patent administrator you will work closely with the paralegals and the office manager to perform tasks associated with patent prosecution and administration.  Such tasks may include, for example, entering prior art search results into our docketing system, downloading prior art references into our file system, generating draft outlines for the attorneys to use during client calls, entering items from timesheets into our billing system, and so on.  A patent administrator who is talented and motivated to learn new and challenging tasks can eventually grow into a paralegal position. The position requires a team player who works well independently and must be comfortable working with attorneys and staff at all levels. The position also requires initiative and flexibility in handling a variety of responsibilities.

We offer full-time employees exceptional benefits and a competitive compensation package. Our firm is ideal for mature, motivated and detail oriented candidates with a strong work ethic.

Job Location: Flexible

Administrative

Administrative

Guntin & Gust employs highly skilled and productive administrative staff. As part of our team you will work closely with our Office Manager to perform accounting-related tasks such as accounts payable, payroll, accounts receivable, reconciliations, and other related activities. The position requires a team player who works well independently and must be comfortable working with attorneys and staff at all levels. The position requires initiative and flexibility in handling a variety of responsibilities.

We offer full-time employees exceptional benefits and a competitive compensation package. Our firm is ideal for mature, motivated and detail oriented candidates with a strong work ethic.

Job Location: Chicago (remote locations may be considered).

Internships

G&G Internships

Guntin & Gust offers full and part-time internship opportunities to university students seeking meaningful career experience to supplement their in-class education. We typically post internship opportunities on the Handshake university career site.  If you do not see a specific internship opportunity listed, you may still apply and include your area of interest in the response form.

Internship opportunities are available in the areas of:

  • IT / Software Engineering
  • Administration
  • Legal

Location of internships is: Greater Chicago Area.

Diversity

We are a workplace that embraces people of all ethnic, racial, religious, gender, abilities, orientations, and backgrounds. A diverse workforce allows for different perspectives, leads to innovative thinking and ultimately to an enhanced and productive firm and a more engaging business partner for our clients.

G&G’s diversity initiatives are aimed at promoting firm-wide awareness and expanding community outreach efforts.