Patent Project Assistant

$40,000-$50,000 base with up to $10,000 in paid overtime a year
This is a hybrid position consisting of patent prosecution work and paralegal works 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 or secretary. 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, $40,000 – 50,000 with 401k, tremendous firm culture and location at Farragut West or North.

Please email your resume as a Word attachment to be considered