U.S. Patent Prosecution Specialist – New York, NY
The New York office of one of our large firms is seeking a U.S. Patent Prosecution Specialist. Candidates must have a 2 to 15+ years of experience in a patent prosecution role with a broad understanding of patent policies and procedures. Applicants must have excellent oral/written communications, customer service, interpersonal and organizational skills, and demonstrate a high level of initiative and discretion. Knowledge of general accounting practices, including billing, is a plus.
BS/BA degree is preferred. Related work experience may be used in lieu of formal education. Some flexibility overtime may be required.
Reporting to the US Patent Prosecution Manager, the candidate will manage complex patent prosecution support work and provide exemplary client service to firm clients through close collaboration with Firm timekeepers. Duties include, but are not limited to, assisting Firm timekeepers in accurately and thoroughly preparing, reviewing filing, and reporting USPTO documents, including 1) Applications, 2) Preliminary Amendments, 3) Notices of Allowances, 4) Information Disclosure Statements, 5) Post-Allowance Requests for Examination, 6) Declarations/Assignments/Powers of Attorney, 7) Payment of Issue Fees, and 8) Status Checks. Other duties as assigned required.
The Firm offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience and a comprehensive benefits package.
Prestigious law firm provides great environment and working atmosphere.
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