A boutique IP law firm needs a foreign filing paralegal.
Remote work until it is safe to return tot he office in DC
You will manage foreign patent applications for clients with attorney supervision and prepare correspondence related to foreign patent applications to clients and Foreign associates; prepare conversion deadline letters to client and prepare cost estimates; prepare PCT International Applications and process PCT Forms from WIPO and report to clients; prepare National Applications and PCT National Phase applications for forwarding to Foreign Associates, monitor applications and report to clients; prepare formality documents and obtain legalized documents for filing in foreign Patent Offices; process Letters Patent documents and report to clients; and work with annuity service to pay client patent renewal.
You must have 2-3 years of foreign filing experience; knowledge of PCT and foreign patent rules and procedures required; excellent verbal and written communication skills required; proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint; Outlook, etc.); document management systems (e.g., iManage, etc.); and Adobe PDF file format;
Bachelor’s degree preferred.
Up to $60,000 with excellent benefits.