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Legal Staff Paralegal in Irvine, CA

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Company name

Allergan, Inc

Organization Type


Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Intellectual Property - General

Years of Experience

6-8 yrs required


Irvine, CA

Date Last Verified

Aug 30,2017

Posted on

May 16,2017

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Senior Paralegal - Foreign Patents The candidate will responsible for oversight of all ex-US patent application filling, intake of newly acquired patent portfolios, and monitoring annuities. Oversee all ex-US patent application filing, including preparation of 12-month and PCT national phase memos, instruction letters to foreign agents and translation requests. Intake and processing of acquired and in-licensed patent portfolios to ensure needed electronic files are opened and patent-related databases are updated. Review incoming emails from various patent offices, upload relevant information into various patent databases and forwarding correspondence to docketing and other relevant personnel. Significant amount of project management work including but not limited to managing strict deadlines and getting multiple level of input in parallel to meet filing deadline. Oversee patent annuity reminders, instructions, payments and discrepancies. Perform in a cross-functional coordination role with other business team members (e.g., Commercial, Finance, Legal, Operations). Bachelor's degree required; advanced, related degree preferred. Paralegal certificate and 6 - 8 years of relevant work experience (or appropriate combination of education and experience) required. Proofreading/editing skills; Drafting, negotiation and client communication skills; Strong internal and external communication skills required.

Additional info

Job ID: 164269

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Allergan, Inc
2525 Dupont Drive
Irvine, CA 92612