TRADEMARK & CORPORATE PARALEGAL: GREENWICH, CONNECTICUT

Location
Greenwich, Connecticut (US)
Salary
Salary and benefits commensurate with experience within the range of $60,000 to $80,000
Posted
Nov 07, 2023
Closes
Dec 07, 2023
Practice
Trademark
Position
Paralegal
Contract Type
Full-Time

TRADEMARK & CORPORATE PARALEGAL: GREENWICH, CONNECTICUT

About Us

Whitman Breed Abbott & Morgan LLC is a full-service law firm with a history dating back more than a century. The firm manages complex national and international matters for businesses and private clients across a broad range of practices and industries from its offices in Greenwich, Connecticut.

Job Description

Whitman Breed Abbott & Morgan LLC is seeking a full-time experienced Trademark Paralegal with experience in corporate law to join its corporate and intellectual property practice.

Position Details and Requirements

The day-to-day requirements of the position include:

  • Preparing and filing trademark applications, statements of use, extensions of time, amendments, Section 8 &15 declarations, and other filings with the USPTO; Preparing similar filings with the World Intellectual Property Organization; Monitoring deadlines associated with the U.S. and international dockets; Maintaining contacts in foreign jurisdictions and coordinating with foreign counsel; Preparing and updating client trademark reports; and Attend to Trademark Trial and Appeal Board filings.

In addition to possessing the ability to independently engage in the above matters, an ideal candidate will also have:

  • Experience in reviewing and analyzing trademark watch notices and conducting trademark clearance searches; Proficiency (or familiarity) with Altlegal and CompuMark software; Proficiency with U.S. and international trademark law; Ability to self-manage and work independently; Strong working knowledge to utilize various online electronic filings at the USPTO; Strong organizational and administrative skills; At least five (5) years of trademark experience; Bachelor’s degree or equivalent specialized training (i.e., paralegal studies or certificate from an ABA recognized program); Familiarity with U.S. Copyright Law and copyright application filings; Experience in organizing, preparing and filing Articles of Incorporation/Organization, state qualifications, organizational and related documents; Experience in preparing documents for transactions such as closing binders, UCC searches and filings, filing annual reports in states where corporations are incorporated and/or qualified to do business and maintaining capitalization tables; and Experience in organizing documents and closing books in connection with corporate transactions such as acquisitions and mergers.

Applications

Please apply by submitting your resume, cover letter and salary requirements to  recruiting@wbamct.com.