Withrow & Terranova, PLLC is a full-service and growing intellectual property law firm specializing in patents.
We are currently seeking a patent paralegal/legal assistant to assist attorneys with the prosecution of patents and trademarks at the United States Patent & Trademark Office. Previous patent paralegal/legal assistant experience is highly desired. People with strong English and writing skills, and in particular Journalism majors, English majors and high-school level teachers that have the skills mentioned below are particularly encouraged to apply.
The position includes preparation of patent-related documents and filings, preparation of trademark-related documents and filings, management of client files and related administration, proofreading, filing, docketing, transcription, and handling of other various correspondence with clients. Candidate must be very detail oriented, be comfortable multi-tasking in the face of always changing priorities, be able to track and ensure ongoing deadlines are being met, and have excellent organizational skills, strong English/grammar and proofreading skills, and proficiency with Microsoft Office, especially Microsoft Word.
We offer a very competitive salary and a benefits package including 401(k), performance-based bonus, health insurance, dental insurance, life insurance, and long-term and short-term disability.
For consideration, please send your resume to:
Withrow & Terranova, PLLC
Attention: Hiring Partner
106 Pinedale Springs Way
Cary, NC 27511