National Formalities Assistant

Located right at the beltway in Tysons corner with free parking or a 10-minute walk from the silver line metro.
Great Manager and up to $72,000

The National IP department of one of the most prominent law firms in the world seeks a Formalities Assistant to join their Tysons Corner office to support the global IP practice.

As a Formalities Assistant, you will support Patent Attorneys and Patent agents in the preparation of intellectual property related documents. Lend support for client portfolio management and work cohesively with team members to ensure efficient support of time billers, administrative tasks, and client service.

You will be preparing, filing and reporting new trademark and design applications, attending to patent annuities, formalities requirements and attending to drafting of responses to objections and other responses before the relevant Registry. You will be processing official documents (filing receipts, publication notices and registration certificates). Billing, records database and other administration duties relating to the aforesaid.

2-5 years of Formalities, Design, New Apps or other IP prosecution experience with a degree preferred

Salary is from $60,000-$72,000 depending on experience, tenure, skills, education and current salary. 9-5:30, outstanding benefits and perks, happy fun people and lots of learning and growth potential.

The biggest asset is their wonderful IP manager who mentors and loves their staff