Docket Specialist

Docket Specialist needed for a Fabulous International IP/ GP law Firm in DC Located near Farragut West or North due to relocation of the existing specialist.

You will join one of the most prominent law firms in the world and handle all the Docket for the DC office and assist when needed the other Docket Specialist.

Responsibilities include: reviewing, docketing and distributing documents and information from various sources (email, paper mail, etc.) to support the Intellectual Property (IP) Department. The Specialist will calculate and enter appropriate deadlines into the Firm’s computerized patent portfolio management system, and close dates when appropriate action has been taken. This position is critical to the day-to-day operations of the IP practice group, and in oversight of the patent dockets.

Please have at least 3 year of heavy duty patent foreign and domestic docketing experience. Prior experience with IP portfolio management systems preferred (i.e., CPi, Inprotech). Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, and Outlook. Flexibility for occasional overtime and at least a high school diploma or equivalent (Bachelor’s degree preferred).

Salary is from $65,000-$85,000 depending on experience, tenure, skills, education and current salary. 9-5:30, outstanding benefits and perks, happy fun people and lots of growth potential. The biggest asset is their wonderful management who mentors and loves their staff