Intellectual Property Paralegal - DC

Alchemy Legal - Washington, DC

Intellectual Property Paralegal - Washington, DC

We are working with a leading global law firm that is currently seeking a paralegal to join its Trial and Global Disputes practice group, specifically the Intellectual Property team, in Washington, DC. The department offers the opportunity for a paralegal to join an innovative and collaborate team focused on supporting matters for high-level clients. The Paralegal will work closely with attorneys and report to the Paralegal Manager. They are proud of their remarkably cohesive culture, which now encompasses more than 2000 lawyers and business professionals in 20 offices worldwide.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Detail oriented, efficient, and have the capacity to work both independently and collaboratively in a fast paced, high volume environment.
  • Ability to work on multiple cases simultaneously and multitask with ease.
  • Strong litigation database experience and familiarity working with Litigation Support to create and set up databases.
  • Advanced practical skills in MS Office Suite and Adobe Acrobat Professional.
  • Bachelor’s degree with a 3.5 GPA preferred.
  • 3-10+ years’ of intellectual property experience including experience with the Patent Trial & Appeal Board (PTAB) and IPR cases required.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Manage all facets of a case from inception through trial, including, but not limited to:
    • large document collections and productions; organize same into databases and oversee/participate in review of materials
    • e-filings; downloading pleadings for client file
    • coordination with docketing department to ensure all deadlines are docketed
    • preparation for, attendance at, and digestion of depositions
    • the search for and organization of prior art
    • legal research including from the PTO
    • district courts and Federal Circuit cite-checking
  • Apply knowledge of the filings processes for the district courts and PTO in PTAB proceedings
  • Interact with clients, consultants, vendors, USPTO and other government agencies, including the ITC (337 cases)

The firm offers a total compensation package with bonuses and raises awarded in recognition of individual merit-based performance. Eligible employees may participate in firm’s comprehensive benefit program including health and wellness plans, life and disability insurance, flexible spending accounts and a health savings account, a 401(k) plan, a profit-sharing plan, on-site gym access, discount programs, subsidized backup childcare options, and a paid time off (PTO) program.


Compensation will be commensurate with experience, salary is flexible.

Prestigious law firm provides great environment and working atmosphere.

To hear more (confidentially of course), please email your resume along with salary expectations.


Thank you,


Hope Tocci

Talent Acquisition Specialist

Posted On: Monday, November 25, 2019

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