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International Filing Paralegal #27937

International Filing Paralegal

Salary: $77K - $88K

5+ years of experience with foreign filing and/or patent prosecution required

Do you have a strong background with foreign filing and want to join a leading intellectual property law firm? A Boston based firm is hiring an International Filing Paralegal. Apply today to work as part of a team that provides firm-wide service for foreign patent prosecution.


  • International Filing Paralegal will file PCT, National Phase, and Design applications; maintain all types of foreign patent application from filing through grant
  • Correspond with foreign associates regarding new filings and existing patent applications
  • Monitor deadlines for assigned caseload and prioritizes work accordingly to ensure that all foreign deadlines are satisfied
  • Review incoming correspondence, confirm docketing, process invoices, and report to client
  • Coordinate with attorneys for responses to official actions and other actions requiring substantive feedback
  • Provide resource to firm members concerning foreign patent rules
  • Complete all responsibilities in compliance with the firm's policies, processes and procedures
  • Assist with maintenance and quality control of digital files for assigned caseload
  • Assist attorneys with projects related to foreign applications/patents as needed including but not limited to title perfections, file intake, status reports, budgets, due diligence, etc.


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 5+ years of experience with foreign filing and/or patent prosecution
  • Competency in IP related software applications
  • Knowledge of CPI and IPDAS software is a plus
  • Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal
  • Must be attentive to detail, able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously, and able to prioritize tasks

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