Intellectual Property
Legal Assistant Trainee

COJK is seeking qualified candidates to fill a full-time Intellectual Property Legal Assistant Trainee position. Qualified IP Legal Assistant Trainee candidates are reliable team players who possess strong organizational and communication skills, an ability to follow detailed directions, and a desire to produce quality work products.


  • Draft client correspondence and reports
  • Review of incoming documents from the U.S. Patent Office and route accordingly
  • Prepare and file documents with the U.S. Patent Office
  • File and store completed documents on computer system
  • Update office databases; Maintain prosecution files
  • Assist with projects as needed
  • Move and lift files, weighing 1-10 lbs.


  • Knowledge and experience using Microsoft Office Products
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • General clerical skills
  • A self-starter who will seek out opportunities to help/support whenever possible
  • Ability to work within a team environment
  • Not required, but a plus:
    • Familiarity with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office databases (esp. PAIR)
    • Some knowledge of obtaining patent copies from the internet (using sites such as Google Patents)


  • Dependent on experience
  • Full Benefits
    • Medical/Dental/Vision/LTD/STD
    • 401(k)
    • Metro Pass

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