Legal Assistant (Litigation)
The candidate will support a busy and fast paced litigation practice group. Maintains and manages attorney dockets and supports the litigation practice of assigned attorneys. Prepare of legal documents, correspondence, and calendar management; bill processing, tracking upcoming deadlines, processing client bills, making travel arrangements, scheduling appointments, and interacting with attorneys, clients and courts. read more
Legal Assistant/Paralegal Duties: Answer phone, scan documents, provide administrative support to partner, associate attorney, handle various assignments and office projects as required, keep client files (both electronic and paper) organized and up to date, open/sort/scan/log and distribute daily mail, schedule appointments.
Qualification: Must have excellent work and oral communication skills, must have exceptional customer service skills, be proficient using MS WORD, mu... read more
The candidate will assist the Senior Paralegals and Attorneys with the management of corporate immigration cases and client interactions. Prepare and manage, research and case management legal document. Under direction of Senior Paralegal/Attorney, takes lead in email/phone client communications. Provide guidance to assignees regarding proprietary systems and case processing. Input client services rendered and send to Accounting for processing. Complete compete... read more
Patent Agent/Advisor (Biotech)
The candidate should have 1 year of legal experience as well as substantive industry experience and a Ph.D. in biotechnology or a related field to join busy life science focused patent counseling, prosecution, and litigation practice. Duties include: conduct prior art database searches for patentability and freedom to operate analyses; analyze patent and scientific papers and documents to assist patent attorneys on patent prosecution, counsel...
Patent Agent/Advisor (Chemistry)
Duties: Conduct prior art database searches for patentability and freedom to operate analyses; analyze patent and scientific papers and documents to assist patent attorneys on patent prosecution, counseling, and litigation; draft patent applications and responses to office actions; and advise lawyers on technology issues in preparation for depositions.
Staff Scientist/Patent Agent
The candidate should have 1-3 years of experience and a strong technical background in biological sciences. Some experience drafting and prosecuting patent applications and conducting IP due diligence and FTO analyses is required. Advanced degree required (PhD preferred; will consider an MS with substantial industry experience). Registration with the USPTO required; prior firm experience preferred. Excellent academic record, top-notch communica...
The candidate works under the direction of Supervisory Paralegal or Project Supervisor. Performs the following tasks while complying with established procedures: compiles, prepares, and summarizes relevant materials for use by attorneys in discovery and in preparation of motions, briefs and other legal documents; summarizes depositions and other transcripts; maintains case files; performs simple legal research; indexes, tracks and controls document discovery (inc...
The candidate must have have an advanced degree in Materials Science and 2+ years of patent prosecution experience.
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Part-Time Legal Nurse Consultant
Duties: Responsible for the review and analysis of medical, education, employment and military records and processing of records into high quality, technically accurate, client-based work products. Management of daily assignments and existing caseloads to meet deadlines. Professional communication with clients and peers.
The candidate should be an insurance defense litigation paralegal with 5+ years of experience. Should have experience in general liability and asbestos/mass tort. A paralegal certificate from an ABA-approved program is required.
The candidate works under the direction of a Supervisory Paralegal or a Project Supervisor. Work products are reviewed prior to submission; however, often develops these products with minimal direct supervision other than written guidelines. In addition to functions performed by Paralegals, described below, performs moderately complex legal research; synopsizes transcripts of hearings and oral arguments for attorney use; reviews case related materials and,...
Immigration / Criminal Paralegals
The candidate will be responsible for handling day to day relationships with clients. Will work under direct supervision form attorneys and assist with: general case management; organizing and maintaining case documents and files for easy retrieval; monitoring important case developments and dates; preparing immigration forms and supporting documentation; preparing client, government agency, insurance, and court correspondence; maintaining...
The candidate must have 2+ years of litigation experience to work primarily on large, complex cases for blue-chip corporate clients. Responsibilities will include: case management, investigative research, discovery, trial preparation, and some local travel. B.A./B.S. degree or Associate's degree in Paralegal Studies or equivalent field, or paralegal certificate required.