• Valid City, State or Zip Code: San Jose
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Wednesday, 24 April 2019
    Well known technology company looking for an Intellectual Property Law Paralegal in San Jose, CA!

    What's in it for you?
    First shift: 8am to 5pm, M-F
    Company: Well known fortune 500 company, great way to get foot in the door!
    Competitive Pay: $21-$29 based on experience

    A large Fortune 500 company has an opening for an Intellectual Property Law Paralegal at the south San Jose location.
    The IP Law Patent Paralegal will be responsible for providing patent prosecution, due diligence, and other intellectual property and general administrative support for2 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.

    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



    Please contact Kayla Thomas at 414-982-1957 ext 1170 or kayla.thomas@manpower.com if interested!
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: London
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Friday, 29 March 2019
    Searching for a role with a well known firm?
    Do you enjoy working on different projects?

    We have partnered with our client in London and are seeking a full-time Legal Assistant for a 6 month contract to provide administrative support to Lawyers who practice Insurance Defence and Civil Litigation.

    What will the job entail?

    *Handling and prioritizing workload independently, while demonstrating initiative to provide excellent service our clients;
    *Processing large volumes of documents;
    *Meeting strict deadlines;
    *Excellent multi-tasking skills;
    *Attention to detail;
    *Problem solving as appropriate;
    *Communicating in a professional manner with lawyers and other team members;
    *Knowledge of Statutory Accident Benefits Schedule (SABS);
    *Knowledge of the Automobile Insurance Act;
    *Other duties as assigned.

    What is required from you?

    *Secondary education, with minimum of 1 to 5 years of litigation experience in a legal environment;
    *Proven practice management skills, with demonstrated improvement in process of workflow, in your role in managing the practice of two or more lawyers;
    *Experience working with pleadings, motion records, mediation summaries, pre-trial conference memos, and understanding court requirements, as necessary, which includes filings and document preparation;
    *Knowledgeable in your use of the Rules of Civil Procedure;
    *Fast, accurate keyboarding skills; minimum 60 wpm; Strong dicta transcription skill;
    *Tremendous proofreading skills (ability to check typed material for grammatical, typographical, spelling, word usage and format errors);
    *Knowledge of basic Accounting, and strong knowledge of Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Aderant Accounting software and Outlook

    This role is a 6 month contract, however has the potential to turn into a permanent role depending on candidate and needs!

    Please apply online and follow up with Charity Magowan at 226-752-8550 today.

    ManpowerGroup 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 ManpowerGroup, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs.