Need Help? Call 800-503-1198.
enriching the individual
Legal Secretary The candidate will provide support to attorneys and paralegals in the Corporate and Litigation business practices. Will work on document processing and editing; pre....
Paralegal - Trademark The candidate will assist with all aspects of trademark applications as well as assist in clearance and prosecution of U.S. and foreign trademarks across mult....
Below is detailed information about the job you selected.
Location : Virginia - Tysons Corner
Refer to Job # DGCY726850
Patent Prosecution Legal Secretary Responsibilities: Support patent prosecution attorneys. Providing attorney support in a number of ways including: maintaining docket of due dates for USPTO and foreign filings and payments, etc.; preparing patent applications and all related patent documents throughout prosecution; proofreading and electronic filing of patent documents with the USPTO; preparing reporting communications regarding US and foreign prosecution to clients; entering time into a billing system; preparing monthly docket reports and detailed quarterly reports for clients; maintaining attorney and client electronic files; retrieving information from the USPTO website; and interacting effectively with other staff members as required in support of attorney and firm workload requirements.
Candidate with Bachelor's degree is a plus. Must have 4+ years of patent prosecution experience (US, PCT and foreign) and a high school diploma or the equivalent. Must have experience with patent law and the procedures of the USPTO; PAIR and EFS-Web filing, and navigating websites such as EPO and WIPO. Experience with the CPI patent docketing software is a plus. Flexibility to occasionally work overtime is required. Excellent written and verbal communication skills, a demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, the ability to work independently, manage multiple priorities and work well under pressure are required. Requires a unique individual who is able to navigate all facets of patent prosecution and is comfortable with using available resources when answers are unknown.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org NO CALLS PLEASE
[Email to a Colleague]