Patent Attorney II determines potential of granting patents on inventions or trademarks, and monitors possibility of infringement. Responsible for preparing and filing patent applications and trademark registrations, litigating pending applications and registrations, and reporting possible violations. Being a Patent Attorney II prosecutes violations of organization's registrations and/or patents. Requires a Juris Doctor degree from an accredited law school. Additionally, Patent Attorney II requires admittance to a state bar. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Patent Attorney II occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. To be a Patent Attorney II typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience.