A Seattle law firm with is looking for a legal assistant/paralegal to join their firm and work with attorneys on cases related to IP litigation, as well as some prosecution matters. The position focuses on a complex litigation practice related to intellectual property and will provide the opportunity to work on cases as you manage files, prepare documents, handle court filings, travel arrangements and a variety of other tasks. Ideally, you will also have some experience with patent prosecution matters and will be able to support that team as well when time allows. The firm provides a very competitive salary and a full benefits package.
REQUIREMENTS: Candidates should have a minimum of three year’s current intellectual property litigation legal assistant experience. Knowledge of state and Federal court rules is required, along with intermediate to advanced proficiency with MS Office programs. Candidates should be comfortable in a professional environment and possess strong customer service skills and the ability to manage a fast-paced, dynamic practice. A four year degree is preferred, but not required. Some experience with or exposure to intellectual property patent and/or trademark prosecution is also desired.