Patent and Trademark Assistant The candidate will prepare and file U.S. and foreign trademark applications and maintain corporate trademark portfolios. Will search trademark availability. Prepare Legal documents and correspondence. Enter cases into a centralized IP docketing system. Some overtime and occasional Travel are required as necessary.<br /> <br /> The candidate should have a Bachelor's degree and a Paralegal certificate from an ABA approved program. Must have prior experience in all areas of Intellectual Property prosecution. Should have an ability to maintain high volume portfolios. Solid organizational, analytical, and research skills are required. Strong Technology skills needed. Strong MS Word, Excel, Westlaw and Lexis/Nexis and familiarity with Lotus Notes, MacPac and Interwoven is a must. Prior experience working on an electronic IP docket system, such as CPI or MDC is a plus.