Garvey, Smith & Nehrbass, Patent Attorneys, LLC employs well-rounded individuals who have distinguished themselves by their past performance. The firm evaluates each individual on technical education and experience and on law school experience, standing, and achievements. In addition, careful consideration is focused on personal qualities, including demonstrated intelligence, maturity, initiative, and interpersonal and communication skills.
New attorneys joining the firm are supervised by several experienced attorneys during a training period. The new attorney receives a sampling of assignments from the firm’s diverse practice. Associates are given as much responsibility as their performance warrants, including early assumption of counseling and client consultation responsibilities.
Associates are encouraged to take an active part in bar and other organizations and to enhance their professional development through writing and speaking engagements.
Flexible hours and work schedules allow our patent attorneys to more easily balance family and firm obligations.