Trademark or Patent Legal Assistant

Special Counsel has a great opportunity for an IP Legal Assistant. One must have three plus years of legal assistant experience to be considered for this opportunity.

Experience Required

·  Knowledge of US patent prosecution procedures or experience with trademark law

·  Electronically file patent applications, amendments, extensions, Information Disclosure Statements and other documents with the USPTO

·  Prepare draft responses to Office Actions and other prosecution documents

·  Report US and foreign Office Actions and amendment filings to clients

·  Monitor docket reports regarding USPTO deadlines, both domestic and foreign

·  Obtain copies of patents, publications, and other prior art references online

Software & Skills Required

·  Exceptional proofreading skills

·  Organized, detail-oriented and able to multi-task

·  Basic/Intermediate knowledge of Word, including styles/formatting, tables, TOA/TOC

·  Basic knowledge of Excel

·  Basic US patent prosecution knowledge of procedures

·  Basic knowledge of Adobe Pro

·  Basic knowledge of PowerPoint

If you are interested in this IP Legal Assistant position please apply below!


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