Trademark Paralegal - posted 10/24/19

Trademark Paralegal - posted 10/24/19

Company Name: 
Legal E Employment Partners
FT/PT Status: 
Full Time
Location
Washington
DC
Salary Range: 
65,000 - 75,000
Job Summary: 

Prominent DC patent firm is seeking a Trademark Paralegal to provide assistance to attorneys in trademark prosecution and enforcement efforts for international trademark portfolios.  Responsibilities will include:

  • Develop and maintain trademark files for prosecution and maintenance of international and domestic trademarks.
  • Assist attorneys with trademark clearance, filing and prosecution of trademarks in the U.S. and foreign countries.
  • Extensive correspondence with clients and foreign associates in connection with the registration, maintenance and enforcement of trademark portfolios
  • Ensure accurate docketing of domestic and international deadlines; monitor docket to ensure timely filings
  • Generate status reports as needed
  • Handle post-registration issues involving use requirements, maintenance and renewal deadlines.
  • Provide ready reference and substantive research assistance to attorneys.
  • Order trademark search reports.
  • Oversee execution and legalization of documents for submission in support of foreign filings; review international treaties and legislation as necessary.
  • Manage and process all foreign associate invoices; generate invoices as required
Requirements or Qualifications: 
A Bachelor’s Degree required and the candidate should have 3-5 years' experience in international and domestic trademark prosecution matters.
Application Process: 
submit resume bdengate@mylegale.com
Selection Criteria: 
Application Due Date: 
November 15 2019
Additional Information: 
Candidate must have law firm and trademark experience.