PATENT LEGAL ASSISANT
We have an immediate need for a skilled Patent Legal Assistant to provide U.S. prosecution support to Attorneys and Patent Agents. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, docket management, preparation and filing of provisional and non-provisional applications, national stage applications, continuation, divisional and CIP applications and all other documents relating to patents with the USPTO.
The ideal candidate will have excellent attention to detail, strong organizational and prioritization skills and the demonstrated ability to thrive in a fast faced, deadline driven environment. Minimum of a bachelor’s degree or paralegal certificate and 3 years of IP experience preferred. Knowledge of iManage and Pattsy Docketing System a plus.
The ideal candidate will possess the ability to work in a hybrid model, both remotely and in the office, with a geographic location close to our King of Prussia, PA or Washington, DC offices. A remote, work from home position will also be considered.
Compensation is based on level of experience and is competitive with major intellectual property firms. Eligible employees may participate in the Firm’s comprehensive benefits program including health, life and disability insurance, health savings and flexible spending accounts, a 401(k) plan and a paid time off (PTO) program.
RatnerPrestia is an equal opportunity employer; employment decisions are based on merit. We want to have the best available person in every position. Firm policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on race, color, creed, sex, pregnancy, religion, marital status, age, national origin or ancestry, disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws.