Foreign Filing Paralegal
Our client, a large international law firm with an excellent reputation, is looking for an experienced Foreign Filing Paralegal for its San Francisco office. This is an excellent chance to join a prestigious firm that offers excellent compensation and benefits, career growth, continuing education, and an employee-friendly working environment.
The Foreign Filing Paralegal will be responsible for preparing and filing PCT, foreign, and US national phase patent applications; managing a foreign patent prosecution docket, in coordination with the docketing department; preparing foreign patent cost estimates; drafting legal documents and correspondence, including instruction letters to foreign attorneys; and other patent prosecution and administrative work as necessary.
The position requires 5+ years of experience in foreign filing in a law firm environment, including solid experience with PCT and foreign patent rules and filing requirements. Experience with IPDAS and Foundation IP preferred. The position will have an annual target of 1300 billable hours.
Please let us know if you have any questions or any interest in the position.