Job Details

Legal Staff Paralegal in Boston, MA

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Company name

Polsinelli PC

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Intellectual Property - General

Years of Experience

2-5 yrs required

Location

USA Boston, MA

Date Last Verified

Sep 18,2018

Posted on

Jul 28,2018

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Legal Administrative Assistant - IP The candidate will maintain and update files, including file openings, file applications, responses, etc. with USPTO. Responsible for preparing and maintaining IDS. Review issued patent for errors, determine expiration date of patent, prepare certificate of correction, if necessary. Responsible for preparing, coordinating and circulating reporting letters to clients. Responsible for uploading documents and preparing engagement letters. Effectively set priorities, meet deadlines and manage multiple projects. Ability to pay attention to the minute details of a project or task (i.e. calendaring, meeting coordination, timesheet entries, travel plans, file openings). Must be able to work in a fast paced environment, independently, as well as in a team setting. Responsible for scheduling and coordinating travel arrangements. Responsible for overseeing invoice payments/expenses/reimbursements. Coordinate tracking of CLE for attorneys. Annually complete eight hours of continued technical education through the firm's training department.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have 2-5 years of related experience. Understanding/experience in Intellectual Property. Comprehensive knowledge of specific Intellectual Property department guidelines. Exceptional attention to detail; ability to draft and/or edit documents accurately and quickly (i.e. cover letters, pleadings, loan documents, meeting agendas, e-mail correspondence). Proficient in LegalKey, Intapp, Carpe Diem, Document Management system, and Microsoft programs Word, Visio, Excel and Outlook. Professional communications and ability to develop rapport with clients; maintain strong working relationships handle confidential and sensitive information.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Polsinelli PC
100 Cambridge Street
21st Floor
Boston, MA 02114