Donahue Fitzgerald, a mid-sized full-service law firm, is seeking an experienced Paralegal for our Trusts and Estates practice group in our Oakland office. This position is primarily for trust administrations, court supervised administrations, and the drafting of estate plans. The successful candidate must thrive in a fast pace and high volume environment, be highly organized and detail oriented, and be able to work independently.
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Vierra Magen Marcus LLP is seeking a dependable and professional patent prosecution secretary / assistant. Patent prosecution experience is desirable, but intelligence and initiative are an absolute must. The job will entail secretarial support in all aspects of patent prosecution, with direct communication with clients, international attorneys and the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. read more
The candidate will Support up to five attorneys in their litigation practice. Prepare legal documents and correspondence from draft and revise to final form. Mark and generate Table of Authorities and prepare Table of Contents. On board new clients including new matter memos and engagement letters. Handle filing in state and federal courts. Manage attorney calendars including meeting coordination, conference room scheduling, and travel arrangements. C... read more
The candidate will be responsible for performing patent preparation and prosecution and working with intellectual property attorneys to service the firm's clients. Bachelor's and/or Master's degrees in computer science, electrical engineering, computer engineering, or a related field required. Must have 3+ years of experience in patent prosecution in a law firm preparing and prosecuting patent applications. Should preferably have 5+ years of technical work exp...
Patent Prosecution Paralegal / Secretary
The candidate will carry out the typical tasks like form generation for and filing of patent applications (e.g., nonprovisionals, provisionals, divisionals, continuations, etc.), office action responses, IDSes, assignments, powers of attorney, petitions, etc. Further, will perform other general tasks like gathering prior art references, handling notices of allowance, working with and maintaining the docket, generating and maintainin...
Business Immigration Paralegal
The candidate must have 3-5 years of experience in business immigration, ideally in both immigrant and non-immigrant visa processes. PERM and H-1B experience is required. Excellent writing skills are needed.
Junior to Mid-Level Biotech/Chemistry Patent Prosecution Agent
The candidate must have 1-5 years of experience in the following areas: Preparation and prosecution of patent applications; IP strategy and portfolio management. Strong scientific background, preferably at the graduate level, in chemistry or the life sciences. Outstanding writing and analytical skills, and top academic credentials are essential. USPTO Registration required. State Bar membership required (attorn...
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Legal Assistant - Tax
The candidate will perform client related and administrative work as assigned. Will assist with general office and client matters. Maintain office records. Proofread and process edits on documents, articles, books, correspondence. Design and manage office newsletter and other publications. Prepare quarterly reports and analysis. Assist with factual research. Draft correspondence and other documents. Coordinate office and building services. Coordinate ...
The candidate will handle correspondence, independently from notes and dictation device. Will draw up contracts, keep records and take minutes. Should have training as a paralegal. Must have several years of professional experience.
Part-time Immigration Paralegal
The candidate will assist a busy practice. Should be able to answer the following questions: (1) What are the principal statutes and regulations that govern immigration law, what are their relevance and how to use them? (2) How do you extend an L-1 visa? (3) What is the rue for children of LPRs born outside the US and where is it found in the regulations? (4) A client is subject to deportation proceedings and has been in the country for 10 y...
Patent Prosecution Paralegal
The candidate will carry out the typical tasks like form generation for and filing of patent applications (e.g., nonprovisionals, provisionals, divisionals, continuations, etc.), office action responses, IDSes, assignments, powers of attorney, petitions, etc. Further, will perform other general tasks like gathering prior art references, handling notices of allowance, working with and maintaining the docket, generating and maintaining status rep...
Responsibilities including providing secretarial and receptionist support to the firm, mail handling, bank deposits, general office management, administrative supplies management, filing, and preparing client correspondence when directed by attorneys, agents, or paralegals. Ability to accept instruction and constructive criticism with regard to legal assignments is required. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.