Intellectual Property Paralegal

Please send resume in WORD format should you be interested in the
following IP Paralegal position with our law firm client in
Dallas, TX 75201. This is a full-time, direct-hire position with
a salary between $110-125K/year plus benefits. If you’re not
interested, please pass along to your colleagues as we do pay
referral fees.

Location: Dallas, TX

Salary: $110-125K/year

OT Eligible: Yes

Bachelor degree required: Preferred

Work week hours: 37.5

Hybrid: 4 days onsite / 1 day remote

Position Summary:

Assist attorneys in the practice of intellectual property law,
specifically patent litigation and prosecution. Responsibilities:
Experience in filing electronically with the federal district
courts, United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), and
International Trade Commission (ITC); Docketing deadlines;
Working knowledge of patents, trade secrets, copyrights and/or
trademarks; Monitor litigation cases, patent applications and
IPRS, and trademark applications; Conduct patent and trademark
research; Support attorneys during IP litigation by drafting
pleadings, locating case law, preparing exhibits; conducting
discovery and corresponding with experts and other witnesses;
Communicate with clients, vendors, USPTO personnel, court
personnel, experts, attorneys and others as directed.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Assist in preparing legal documents and submissions to
government agencies, including the U.S. International Trade
Commission, the U.S. Department of Commerce, USPTO, and U.S.
District Courts.

• Provide case management for patent litigation in federal
district courts, appeals before the Federal Circuit Court of
Appeals, and actions before the U.S. International Trade
Commission, USPTO, and Patent Trial and Appeal Board.

• Manage paper and electronic discovery process for all phases of
discovery and trial preparation, including coordination of
electronic and paper discovery, patent file histories,
depositions, transcripts, and trial support for large-scale
productions and reviews.

• Prepare for and attend depositions and trials, including
coordinating logistics, and preparing witness files and exhibits.

• Draft various motions and pleadings.

• Bluebook/Cite check, proofread, and assemble exhibits related
to filing.

• Coordinate service of process and courtesy copies.

Skills and Experience:

• Bachelor’s degree preferred

• 5+ years of IP Litigation experience having helped manage and
supervise all facets of litigating Section 337 matters before the
U.S. International Trade Commission

• At least 5 years of experience in patent and trademark
litigation in federal district court

• At least 5 years of experience in patent proceedings before the
International Trade Commission

• 2 years of experience with USPTO inter partes review (IPRs)
proceedings.

• 2 years of experience with USPTO patent and trademark
prosecution.

• Proficient in electronic filings using Pacer CM/ECF and USPTO
systems.

• Willingness and flexibility to work overtime, occasionally on
short notice.

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