Patent Analyst Assistant

Patent

Job #S20180409 – Dallas, Texas

This position will provide both administrative support and research/analysis services to attorneys and paralegals. The candidate will assist with research of patents families, status and ownership and will also gather other relevant information for the Patent Analysis Team to make decisions regarding the evaluation of existing patents.  The candidate will also assist in preparation of graphical representations of data for client presentations.

Excellent written and oral communication skills required. Proficient in MS Office applications including Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Excel. Preferred skills in Advanced Excel, including lookup, reference functions, and text manipulation.  Familiarity with PowerPoint presentations that integrate Excel charts and graphics is a plus.  Knowledge of on-line patent databases such as PAIR and eSpace is also helpful.  Experience as a project coordinator, administrative assistant, legal assistant or similar role preferred.

High School diploma, or equivalent, and a minimum of 2 years of legal support experience.

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