Entry-Level Patent Clerk

Employer
Legal E
Location
Washington D.C.
Salary
Salary commensurate with experience.
Posted
Mar 25, 2019
Closes
Mar 26, 2019
Function
Administrative
Industry
Law
Career Level
Entry Level
Hours
Full Time

ENTRY-LEVEL PATENT CLERK

Prestigious Washington, DC Intellectual Property firm (metro-accessible) is seeking an Entry-Level Patent Clerk to provide assistance within their Mechanical Group.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Uploading documents to various client portfolio management platforms, downloading and distributing incoming correspondence from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), and updating various client docketing systems
  • Assisting lawyers, paralegals, and client managers with tasks supporting the process of filing patent applications with the USPTO
  • Running reports to confirm and reconcile the accuracy of data
  • Following client-specific instructions and procedures to accurately maintain tracking spreadsheets and checklists
  • Drafting correspondence to include letters to clients, foreign associates, and vendors relating to patent searches, prosecution, and maintenance

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree preferred, but not required
  • Administrative/office experience preferred
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and other software
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment

Please submit your resume in Word format to dbachman@mylegale.com.

We look forward to hearing from you!

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