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Legal Staff Paralegal in Chicago, IL

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Company name

Law Firm Staff

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Location

USA Chicago, IL

Posted on

Feb 28,2018

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Law Firm Staff brings you up to date and high quality legal staff openings in law firms and in-house legal departments of business organizations. In addition, we help solo attorneys hire experienced personnel from the legal industry. We not only have the best law firm staff positions, but we also have the most. Trademark Paralegal The candidate will assist attorneys in the trademark practice including independently manage client domain name portfolios, including transfers, renewals, and DNS updates. The assistant will draft trademark and domain name demand letters for review by attorneys and also draft UDRP complaints for review by attorneys. This position requires the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, conducting pre-screening trademark searches, assisting in preparation of U.S. trademark applications, affidavits, and renewal applications. Also, assisting with the prosecution of global trademark portfolios for clients, including handling certain aspects of U.S. and foreign trademark prosecution and maintenance and corresponding with foreign associates. Duties will also include: assisting clients in maintaining and managing trademark files; including updating database for trademarks, copyrights and domain name matters; generate and edit status reports for clients. Communicate with attorneys and clients regarding upcoming deadlines. Execute assignments, changes of name and/or address as necessary. Assist other Trademark Paralegals with due diligence review, including electronically filing Trademark and Copyright Security Agreements and Releases. Oversee, organize, and maintain paper and electronic files relating to domain name and trademark portfolios, including electronically saving email correspondence. Review incoming correspondence, including paper and emails, and take necessary action. A Bachelor s degree required. 2 + years of Trademark experience in a legal environment required. Must have strong skills in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook. Should have strong oral and written communication skills. Should have strong organizational, attention to detail, problem-solving and interpersonal skills including handling large volumes of work and simultaneous projects. Must be willing to work overtime as needed.

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Law Firm Staff