IP Docket Specialist - Foreign
Los Angeles, CA
Large law firm seeks an Intellectual Property Docket Specialist with 3 years of foreign patent prosecution docketing experience. Selected candidate will be responsible for docketing of foreign patent and trademark matters for southern California branch offices. This position may be based in the Orange County, San Diego, or Los Angeles office of the firm. The Docket Specialist will review, analyze, distribute, enter, and maintain/update data and due dates in the docketing and document systems; prepare daily docket reports, and follow up to ensure deadlines are met; assist in file integration for new clients; prepare IDS forms; and other IP projects. The hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. with overtime flexibility needed.
The qualified IP Docketing Specialist must have experience searching U.S. and foreign PTO databases to verify data, and will be familiar with USPTO and foreign PTO rules and regulations, with experience using PAIR and other international IP law databases. Previous experience with CPI, Inprotech, Foundation IP, IP Manager, PATTSY, and Patricia are required. Candidate must have strong MS Word, Outlook, and Excel features skills. Selected candidate will have outstanding attention to detail, superior follow through skills, and the ability to work effectively in a team 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.