Direct Hire Patent Secretary

Patent Specialist/Secretary

Are you an experienced Patent legal secretary interested in a full-time, permanent job opportunity in Irvine, CA? You will be assisting four attorneys in this collaborative office. You will be responsible for US and Foreign patents, reviewing docket deadlines, knowledge of IP rules/procedures, preparing and filing new applications with the USPTO, WIPO and foreign associates. The ideal candidate will be a pleasure to work with, with an energetic, proactive attitude and excellent written and verbal communication skills. Are you someone who exhibits high attention to detail and who works well under pressure? Then this may be the opportunity for you!


  • 3+ years of solid patent secretary experience, ability to communicate in Korean language is a huge plus!
  • Strong computer proficiency, especially with MS Office (Word, Outlook, and Excel) and Adobe Acrobat Professional; experience with Worldox is a plus
  • Solid organizational and time management skills with high attention to detail
  • Great written and verbal communication skills
  • If you are a qualified Patent legal secretary interested in stepping up your career, please apply today! To see additional job opportunities across the country, check out


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