Job Details

Legal Staff Paralegal in Palo Alto, CA

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Company name

Perkins Coie LLP

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Intellectual Property - Patent General

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required


Palo Alto, CA

Date Last Verified

Jun 27,2018

Posted on

Apr 10,2018

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Paralegal - Patent Prosecution The candidate will perform paralegal functions and provide support services for patent filings to lawyers and clients. Job responsibilities include: preparing and filing patent applications and various prosecution documents via the electronic filing system (EFS-Web); communication with clients; and maintaining and reviewing docket. Must have strong knowledge of USPTO rules and requirements and maintaining US Patent Prosecution cases. Knowledge of international procedures and requirements experience a strong plus. Must have excellent computer skills and knowledge of MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Acrobat, and Outlook. Excellent grammar, proofreading, and English composition skills is also essential. Requires 5+ years of recent experience working as a patent prosecution secretary or paralegal in a law firm or in-house legal department, or equivalent.

Additional info

Job #: S20180403

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Perkins Coie LLP
3150 Porter Drive
Palo Alto, CA 94304-1212