Patent Prosecution Assistant
Downtown Los Angeles, CA
Los Angeles law firm seeks an IP Patent Prosecution Assistant with 1 year of experience for a temporary assignment covering an open position while a search is conducted for a full-time regular employee. Selected candidate will support three attorneys in the Patent Prosecution group by providing administrative support and managing the IP docket calendar. Selected candidate will correspond with clients and USPTO, and reviewing and maintaining files. The hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Hourly rate is D.O.E.
The qualified Patent Prosecution Assistant must have a thorough knowledge of the Patent Electronic Filing System and U.S. patent procedural requirements; possess Word 2010 advanced features skills; and type 65 wpm. Chosen candidate must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, be highly organized and detail-oriented, and maintain a high quality work product in a deadline-driven environment.
Kent Daniels and Associates is a legal staffing service specializing in the placement of temporary, temp-to-hire and full-time regular employees in law firms and corporate legal departments in Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, and nationwide. We staff all positions in law firms and all three shifts - day, swing and graveyard. Kent Daniels was established in 1986, giving us 33 years of experience finding candidates legal jobs in law firms in the LA area.
Applicants will be considered in a manner consistent with federal, state, and local requirements as applicable.