IP Patent Docketing Specialist

Employer
NRI
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Apr 04, 2017
Closes
Apr 10, 2017
Function
Administrative
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Premier law firm is seeking an experienced IP Patent Docketing Specialist to assist with busy team.
  • Analyze all incoming communication types related to US and foreign patent prosecution; and entering required information into the docketing database. 
    • Reconcile as-filed documents, acknowledgment receipts, docket sheets
    • Monitor departmental email boxes for incoming communication and make appropriate     docket updates.
    • Prepare system reports and customized queries
    • Research and resolve docketing inaccuracies and answer questions related to the docket
    • Confirm and update case data using online databases for US and foreign patent matters
  • BA/BS in related field
  • 2-5 years' patent docketing experience
  • Detailed knowledge of patent prosecution procedures, terminology, & deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Type 50 WPM
  • Enjoys working in fast paced changing environment