Current Openings

Part-Time Intellectual Property Law Clerk* - Alexandria, Va. office

Stites & Harbison, PLLC, a full-service law firm, has a great opportunity for a current law student seeking practical and hands-on experience in intellectual property law. The firm has an established intellectual property practice and is seeking candidates for a law clerk position on a part-time basis to support the firm’s Alexandria, VA office. Responsibilities will include preparing and filing new patent applications and other prosecution documents, as well as supporting the intellectual property practice.

This is not an associate position, and established attorneys are not eligible.

This is also not a remote position and only candidates within commuting distance of the office will be considered. We offer a business casual atmosphere that promotes a positive work environment for all employees.


  • Eligibility is limited to students enrolled in an ABA-accredited law school.
  • Broad knowledge of, or interest in, intellectual property and technology law.
  • Ideal candidate has a B.S. in electrical engineering, computer engineering, or computer science.
  • Excellent academic credentials.
  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal skills.

Please apply by submitting a cover letter, law school transcript, writing sample, and resume to Tracey Moore.

*Stites & Harbison, PLLC is a dynamic and growing firm with 11 offices across six states and ranks in the Top 10 “Best Places to Work in Kentucky” for 2023 in the medium company category. The firm has made the list 17 times — 10 of those in the Top 10.

We encourage applicants from all cultures, races, colors, religions, sexes, national or regional origins, ages, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity, military, protected veteran status or other status protected by law. Stites & Harbison is an equal opportunity employer.