Are you a Rockstar IP Assistant with in-depth knowledge and experience in Patent and Trademark law? Are you looking to join a group that believes in what they do and thrives off going above and beyond for their clients? If so, The Charlotte office of Nelson Mullins is looking to add an experienced IP assistant to their team!
You’ll join a hardworking and close-knit team supporting two Patent and Trademark attorneys. You’ll provide both practice-specific and administrative support in areas such as; performing tasks related to docket and practice management, USPTO filings, correspondence with foreign counsel and clients, legal research, and routine tasks as needed in support of the attorneys’ technology-related patents, as well as trademark practices, such as client correspondence, status reviews and filings. This role requires in-depth knowledge and experience regarding IP prosecution requirements and is directly responsible for U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) filings as well as supervision of the timekeepers’ overall docket and administrative needs. Daily tasks also include:
The ideal candidate has 3+ years of patent and trademark prosecution experience, preferably in a high-volume law firm environment. Candidate should have strong organizational and prioritization skills, ability to manage and organize all facets of an IP Partner’s practice, with excellent follow-up skills, the confidence and knowledge to synthesize information and work independently, the ability to stay calm under pressure, and should be team oriented. Excellent salary and benefit package.
With more than 800 attorneys, policy advisors, e-discovery professionals and other business professionals, Nelson Mullins has strong roots in the business community and an appreciation for new directions in the business world. As a Firm, Nelson Mullins has a strong foundation of community service and good citizenship. Our professional staff teams likewise promote these values, with opportunities to participate and play roles in various pro bono and community service initiatives. We collaborate with each other and with our clients, working side-by-side towards shared goals.
No Agencies, please.