Legal Staff in Washington, DC
Law Firm Staff
The candidate will be supporting at least two dynamic, busy Associate attorneys engaged in mechanical/electrical patent preparation and prosecution, appeal work and opinions in a comfortable, people-oriented atmosphere. Must have 1 year of experience in supporting patent attorneys in preparing, prosecuting, filing (including electronic EFS web filing) and managing new and pending patent applications; handling attorney and client Communications; maintaining attorney docket; managing electronic files and correspondence; communicating with the USPTO and related tasks. Basic computer, English grammar, spelling and Writing skills are required. Continual training in procedures and practice, billing, client Communications and computer skills are provided as needed.