Patent Prosecution Assistant

Patent Prosecution Assistant

Job Overview
Job Order:JO000086108
Date Posted:Feb 5
Metro Area:
Start Date:Mar 25

Eastridge Legal is currently recruiting for a Patent Prosecution Assistant at one of the leading IP law firms in San Diego, CA.

This position will provide support in the IP Patent and Prosecution Practice for as many as four busy attorneys and/or paralegals in a highly collaborative working environment.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Preparing, finalizing and filing documents in US Patent Office in US provisional, utility, design and PCT applications (i.e., transmittals, declarations, power of attorneys, assignments, transmittals, extension of time, information disclosure statements, maintenance fee payments, etc).
  • Preparing and finalizing client correspondence; maintaining attorney docket for both US and foreign patent matters.
  • Candidate will have Patent Prosecution experience which preferably includes docketing software.
  • Handle administrative confidential/sensitive Firm and/or client information.

Experience & Qualifications

  • The ideal candidate will possess at least 3 years of IP Patent Prosecution experience.
  • Ability to work in a high volume, high energy environment.
  • Must have strong interpersonal and communication skills and ability to provide excellent client/customer service.
  • Qualified candidates must be proficient in MS Word, Excel, Outlook and E-Filing. Must exhibit strong typing skills and have the ability to learn and quickly become proficient in new computer software programs.
  • Available for some overtime is required.
  • Candidates should possess excellent written and oral communication, strong proofreading and organizational skills. Candidates should also be detail oriented, be able to multitask and have the knowledge and skills necessary to prioritize the workload independently.
  • Must possess a team-oriented mindset.

For more than 40 years, Eastridge Workforce Solutions has made it easy to manage and recruit a skilled workforce. Ranked in the top one percent of U.S. firms by Staffing Industry Analysts, Eastridge places 18,000 candidates and processes more than 250,000 paychecks each year. Eastridge Workforce Solutions provides comprehensive workforce management, recruitment, and technology solutions worldwide, serving startups to Fortune 500 companies. Eastridge Workforce Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For immediate consideration, please email resumes in Word format to with the subject “Patent Prosecution Assistant.”