Junior Patent Assistant (Billable)

$45,000-$55,000 base and with up to $10,000 in paid overtime a year

This is a hybrid position consisting of patent prosecution work and paralegal work with a 1450 to 1600 billable hour requirement which has been met and succeeded for the past several years supporting the managing partner of the IP practice who can be very demanding of time and expects perfection in a final work product.
One of the world’s premier IP and GP law firms with locations in DC and all over the world seeks a very rare individual to be a billable patent assistant and paralegal to report to one of the best and most demanding IP departments in the City. To be successful in this position you must bring your A game every day, think ahead and anticipate their needs, produce a flawless work product, be available to work overtime and some weekends.  This will work with 2 partners and a senior secretary.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must have 1-3 years of patent prosecution experience as a clerk, specialist, junior paralegal etc.   40+ wpm typing, knowledge of MS Office, CPA, CPi, iManage, InProtech and/or PATTSY and other equivalent software systems would be a plus. You must be able to work an average of 1-10 hours a week and some weekends to be considered.

This firm offers some of the most incredible benefits, 9-5:30 hours, $45,000 – 60,000 with 401k, tremendous firm culture and location at Farragut West or North.

Please email your resume as a Word attachment to be considered