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Location : Washington - Seattle
Refer to Job # EWCK804650
Experience the prestige and challenge of Fortune 500 companies including dot coms, while enjoying the sunny lifestyle of the Southwest at this very busy, larger firm. Well-reputed in intellectual property, civil and securities litigation and corporate transactional practices, it is always striving towards excellence and professionalism in its associates, and actively encourages new associates to delve into responsible roles as soon as possible. Ready to meet the challenge? The associates here are some of the happiest associates in Phoenix and truly seem to enjoy the work that they do. We do not need to tell you that as a very successful Arizona firm the people here do appear to work very hard and we hate to say it but we will: Many are working New York type hours. The firm also has been criticized in many respects for its lack of diversity; however, we do not believe that this is a serious problem because the firm's recent hires have all been very diverse in our opinion. The firm also receives very high scores for the treatment of associates by partners and there does appear to be a very good relationship here between associates and partners with associates feeling they are part of the mix to a great degree and respected by partners. Most associates at this firm would much rather stay with the firm than switch firms. In our book this is a good sign.
Paralegal The candidate will assist attorneys in the clearance and prosecution of U.S. and foreign trademark and copyright matters, including searches, enforcement, and due diligence. Will have ability to draft and file electronic trademark and service mark applications with the United States Patent and Trademark Office; Ability to prepare and file copyright applications with the U.S. Copyright Office; Independently draft domestic and international Office Action responses, related prosecution documents, and correspondence to clients; Communicate with foreign associates regarding international trademark matters; Register and manage Internet Domain Names, both generic and country extensions; Experience with adverse matters, demand letters and domain name arbitrations; Excellent accuracy in reviewing, monitoring, and maintaining docket deadlines. Must demonstrate excellent verbal and written communications and interpersonal skills to effectively interface with team members, staff, and employees at all management levels within the firm. Exercise excellent judgment and initiative, and possess strong leadership, project management, and problem-solving skills to successfully drive projects to completion.
A bachelor's degree and 5 years of IP/Trademark paralegal experience is required. Paralegal experience working with all levels of management and staff of Fortune 100 companies is preferred. Paralegal certificate is preferred.
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