Trademark Legal Assistant
A law firm in Washington, DC is seeking a full-time Trademark Legal Assistant to join their team. This person will be responsible for the following * Utilize knowledge of trademark laws and procedures, both foreign and domestic, to assist team members and attorneys. * Preparing filings and correspondence and managing deadlines for both foreign and domestic trademark prosecution matters * Review client and vendor bills for accuracy and compliance with firm/client guidelines, resolving billing discrepancies and making recommendations for revisions as appropriate, conducting clearance searches and other duties, as assigned. Requirements * 3+ years of both domestic and international trademark prosecution experience * Bachelor s degree, or equivalent years of related experience * Demonstrated research skills and knowledge of legal and business databases and other research sources. * A demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, experience with database programs and document management systems are a plus * The ability to work independently, manage multiple priorities and work well under deadlines, is required.