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Paralegal, Intellectual Property

Company name

Law Firm Staff

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff


San Diego, CA

Posted on

Apr 04,2018
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Though the Los Angeles office of this full-service litigation firm continues to specialize in complex insurance litigation coverage, the firm’s main office has recently tried to cash in on the technology litigation market to “bring some growth to the firm.” The transition has not been an easy one; the firm has had an unusually high attrition rate in recent years (insiders tell us some associates left to pursue government jobs but many departed for better money with different firms). However, while salaries remain slightly below market, many observers think the firm is capable of breaking through. Paralegal, Intellectual Property The candidate will be responsible to assist, under the direct supervision of lawyers, in the preparation, filing, prosecution, due diligence and enforcement of patents, copyrights and trademarks in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), U.S. Copyright Office, and Patent and Trademark Offices in various countries. Will operate as a part of a team of lawyers and support staff to provide a high level of service to our clients.

The candidate with Bachelor's degree or paralegal certificate required. Must have 5+ years' IP experience with a strong background in foreign prosecution and managing a patent prosecution docket, including managing complex U.S. IDS practices and non-U.S. prior art disclosures in a law firm environment. Must work well under pressure, have a professional demeanor and good judgment, and the ability to be a self-starter.

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Law Firm Staff

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