Paralegal Job Board

Loyola University Chicago Institute for Paralegal Studies

Paralegal Specialist – Trademark

Website DLA Piper

DLA Piper is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be treated without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, gender identity, or any other factor protected by law. Job applicant poster viewing center.

 

DLA Piper LLP (US) is a leading global business law firm. We are committed to attracting, developing, and retaining the best people across our practice and business service groups. We are looking for collaborative, results-oriented people who enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and have exceptional problem-solving skills. 

 

If you are a highly talented Paralegal Specialist – Trademark interested in supporting our staff, attorneys, clients and outside vendors we want to hear from you!

 

This position is located in the Chicago office.

Relocation is available in accordance with firm policy.

 

Paralegals are a critical part of DLA Piper’s client service teams, working side by side with lawyers, co-counsel and clients on an array of substantive client matters. The majority of our paralegals are career professionals. They work independently and on teams, locally, nationally and globally.

 

The paralegal team itself includes Case Assistants, Paralegals, Senior Paralegals and Paralegal Specialists. We offer ample opportunities for advancement and career development through formal and informal training and mentoring, and provide many opportunities to give back to our communities through pro bono work.
 

 

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Paralegal Certificate
  • 10 years’ experience as a Paralegal
  • Experience with legal software such as Relativity, LexisNexis, Westlaw, or similar technology
  • Knowledge of USPTO procedures
  • Conducting trademark clearance searches
  • Knowledge of computerized docketing systems
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail

 

 

Preferred Requirements:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Large firm experience

 

What will your day look like?
Your role will consist of preparing drafts of legal and other documents and correspondence for attorney review. This will include handling assignments and post-registration filings for U.S. registrations, handling U.S. filings for foreign-based clients, and keeping clients apprised of the status of marks. You will also work to complete standard U.S. trademark application filings, and individual or limited group foreign filing programs, including the legalization of documents.

 

We offer exceptional career opportunities in an environment that is challenging, rewarding, and, we believe, truly different from our competitors. Our employees enjoy a competitive benefits package and a dynamic and diverse environment in which they can build a long and fruitful career and reap the rewards of their success.

 

To learn more about DLA Piper, please visit our website.

 

We offer exceptional career opportunities in an environment that is challenging, rewarding, and, we believe, truly different from our competitors. Our employees enjoy a competitive benefits package and a dynamic and diverse environment in which they can build a long and fruitful career and reap the rewards of their success.

Agency applications will not be considered.

 

Follow this link to apply:  https://dlapiperus.referrals.selectminds.com/jobs/paralegal-specialist-trademark-4317

To apply for this job please visit dlapiperus.referrals.selectminds.com.