Senior Trademark Paralegal
San Francisco, CA | Direct Hire
Law firm seeks a Senior Trademark Paralegal with 15 years of trademark prosecution experience for the San Francisco branch office. The Senior Paralegal’s duties include maintaining docket of prosecution deadlines; assisting with TTAB proceedings and trademark litigation, including drafting and filing of documents, maintaining pleadings files and docket, and related tasks; reviewing office actions and summarizing issues for attorneys; and preparing and filing trademark applications, statements of use, extensions of time, amendments to allege use, Sections 8 & 15 declarations, and other filings. The Senior Trademark Paralegal will draft communications with clients and foreign associates; perform Trademark Searches and draft findings; draft filing instructions for trademark applications; maintain accurate charts of client prosecution matters; and make preliminary evaluations regarding potential submissions. Paralegal will be responsible for assisting attorneys with the management of foreign and domestic trademark portfolios.
This position requires a bachelor's degree; a paralegal certificate from an ABA qualified program is preferred. The qualified candidate must have strong Microsoft Word and Excel functions skills, excellent writing and verbal communication skills, and the ability to work in a fast-paced team environment while maintaining a high level of attention to detail.
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 32 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.