IP Law Paralegal-Markham

Industry

Legal

Advert ID

CAN_498968

Location

Markham

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Based on Experience

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Markham, ON - North - (CAN) 3600 Steeles Avenue East ON Markham , ON L3R 9Z7

Branch Phone Number

-

Job Description

Manpower is seeking for an IP Law Paralegal to work within an agile team environment. This job is based in Markham.

The IP Law Patent Paralegal will be responsible for providing patent prosecution, due diligence, and other intellectual property and general administrative support for 2 or more patent professionals. Tasks will include receiving invention disclosures and tracking their receipt to final decision. Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to, records entry, running of reports and patent due diligence review. There is also the opportunity to work with the integration of acquired patents, divestures, code scan review, trademarks and naming requests

The successful candidates for the IP Law paralegal positions will possess these qualifications and skills.



What Will You Need?

Experience:

Previous docketing, intellectual property or legal secretary experience is helpful but not essential for the right candidate



Education:

Bachelor's Degree or Associate Degree in Paralegal Studies



Required Skills, Knowledge, and Characteristics:

Highly developed, demonstrated teamwork skills

Excellent attention to detail, proof reading, editing, and grammar

Strong work ethic

Ability to prioritize and work with heavy work load

Ability to effectively communicate, both orally and in writing

Willingness to learn new skills and to take on new tasks

Proficient with Microsoft Office products: Word, Excel and Power Point

Ability to work efficiently under minimal supervision

Typing skills

All legal support workers not listed separately.

Manpower Group recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At Manpower Group, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs.