Intellectual Property Specialist

Employer
Special Counsel
Location
Alexandria, VA
Posted
Oct 09, 2017
Closes
Oct 16, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
Special Counsel is now recruiting an IP Specialist for a law firm in Northern Virginia. Candidates must have a minimum of 2 years Intellectual Property experience and a strong attention to detail. The firm offers excellent healthcare/dental/vision benefits; free parking; 401k; and a generous compensation package. Responsibilities include: * Preparing and electronically filing common patent prosecution documents at the USPTO; including Information Disclosure Statements, Assignments, formatting Office Action responses for attorneys; and other various USPTO filings * Managing attorney dockets -- review and enter time-sensitive incoming correspondence from USPTO and foreign associates * Preparing and forwarding client correspondence as necessary Qualifications: * Bachelor's Degree * Minimum of 2 years Intellectual Property prosecution experience * Must be a self-starter and disciplined * Strong emphasis on the importance of details * Excellent written and verbal communication skills * Ability to handle a large volume of work * New Application filing experience a plus Would you like to learn more about this exciting Intellectual Property Specialist position? If so, please submit your resume below. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled