IP Litigation Legal Assistant - Washington, D.C.
Chelsea Search Group, Inc.
 Bellevue, DC
IP Litigation Legal Assistant - Washington, D.C.    

Responsibilities:

Assisting attorneys in research and preparation of pleadings as well as daily assignments in relation to supporting active litigation matters and preparing for trial

Supporting patent litigation, patent appeals and contested Drafting, preparing, and processing correspondence and legal documents, including filing documents with state and federal courts, U.S. Patent and Trade Office (USPTO), Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB), and U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) - Preparing, organizing, and maintaining binders for case management and business development purposes. Managing attorney calendars, scheduling appointments, making travel and meeting arrangements, and scheduling meetings and events, as needed

Requirements:

  • The ability to prioritize and manage multiple assignments under tight deadlines

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • The ability to manage electronic and hard copy documents

  • Thorough understanding of court rules and filing requirements

  • Knowledge of Lexis-Nexis, Westlaw and internet search engines for research purposes

  • Knowledge of Pacer and ECF filing procedures

  • Strong interpersonal, communication and organizational skills

  • Experience handling attorney billing and time entry (Aderant experience a plus)

  • Strong administrative skills

  • The ability to work extra hours as needed

To Apply: Please email your resume for immediate consideration to: cfleck@chelsearecruiters.com