Job Description

Position Title: Senior IP Trademark Prosecution Paralegal
Industry: Intellectual Property
Location: Washington, DC
Status: Direct Hire

Position Summary:

  • Assist attorneys with the management of foreign and domestic trademark portfolios
  • Maintain docket of prosecution deadlines
  • Assist with TTAB proceedings and trademark litigation
  • Review office actions and summarize issues for attorneys
  • Prepare and file trademark applications, statements of use, extensions of time, amendments to allege use, Sections 8 & 15 declarations, and other filings
  • Prepare correspondence for clients and foreign associates
  • Perform trademark searches
  • Draft filing instructions for trademark applications
  • Maintain accurate charts of client prosecution matters

Qualifications Summary:

  • Minimum 10 years of trademark prosecution experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree desired; Paralegal certificate preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Strong team player with excellent attention to detail
  • Able to produce high quality work within competing deadlines

Highly competitive salary commensurate with education, training and years of experience. Excellent benefits offered, growth potential, and generous PTO plan.