Thursday, June 14, 2018

Entry-Level Paralegal Position with Intellectual Property Firm Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox

We are currently seeking entry-level paralegals to join our Electrical Group and assist our lawyers with the patent prosecution and litigation process. Candidates with a four-year degree and with strong academic credentials are preferred. Previous work experience or a paralegal certificate is a plus, but not required as extensive training opportunities are provided by the firm.
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Draft, revise, and file documents in pending patent applications at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, including patent applications, information disclosure statements, requests for certificates of correction, and other filings.
  • Draft, revise, and file petitions, motions, and other documents in litigation proceedings at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board; maintain dockets and internal files for those litigation proceedings.
  • Communicate with clients and vendors to maintain strong client relationships and support the firm’s litigation and patent prosecution practices.
  • Conduct strategic legal and market research for attorneys.
If you are a motivated team player who is capable of working efficiently with all levels of professional staff in a dynamic workplace, please apply for this position with us!
Benefits:
Sterne Kessler offers a competitive compensation package with excellent benefits and is Metro-accessible in a prime downtown location with many nearby restaurants and shops.