Temporary IP Docketing Specialist

Employer
Legal E
Location
Metro Accessible
Posted
Aug 11, 2017
Closes
Aug 14, 2017
Function
Administrative
Industry
Law
Hours
Contract

Temporary Docketing Specialist

Well known global law firm with dynamic Intellectual Property Practice Intellectual Property Docket Specialists for the DC office. Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to analyzing incoming correspondence related to the prosecution of intellectual property rights, discerning the pertinent information and entering it into the docketing database. A prime duty is reconciling client, foreign agent and attorney correspondence against docketed due dates in order to rectify the daily docket; and all other job related duties as assigned. The Docket Specialist is responsible for effective communication with attorneys and staff, to include answering docket related questions; timely preparing customized reports; resolving inaccuracies and other associated requests where applicable. A minimum of 5 years previous experience with docketing software programs required. Proficient Intellectual Property Docketing background with both patent and trademark prosecution (domestic and international) knowledge desired. Must have accurate data entry skills, proven organizational abilities, attention to detail; knowledge of spreadsheet and database programs; self-starter with the ability to work independently as well as make practical decisions; ability to problem-solve; possess proficient oral and written communication skills to effectively interact with attorneys and all levels of staff. Send resumes to: kthomas@mylegale.com