The Kansas City office of Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP is seeking associates to become an immediate part of their Intellectual Property Section. Candidates (for both IP Litigation and IP Prosecution) will need to have 2-5 years of Intellectual Property experience. A technical background is preferred for Litigation candidates, but not required. Prosecution candidates must be Patent Bar eligible. SHB offers a solid history and a proven reputation of excellence, with a support team of complex, science-intensive specialists and stellar resources to solidify its strength and leadership in IP for both Litigation and Prosecution. Candidates should have a strong academic record from a nationally respected law school and an equally impressive undergraduate degree.