Practice Management, Professional Legal Management
Stoel Rives seeks an experienced Intellectual Property Docketing Manager to join its team in its Salt Lake City or Portland office to provide support for trademark and patent attorneys, agents and staff in all of its offices.
Duties include: Supervising the IP docketing team (currently three members) and managing all aspects related to IP docketing for the firm; docketing for domestic and foreign patent and trademark prosecution matters firm-wide; determining and applying trademark and patent rules/statutes and amendments, as they apply to IP docketing procedures; drafting rule-related informational memoranda, summaries, deadline reports, and other docketing related materials.
Qualifications: 5-10 years of intellectual property docketing experience, with experience supervising and training others. Experience using Foundation IP (FIP) docketing software is preferred. Knowledge of U.S. and foreign trademark and patent procedural time periods. Excellent attention to detail. Strong analytical, organizational and administrative skills. Good judgment and the ability to make reasoned decisions and work well under pressure. The successful candidate will also possess experience in handling multiple workload demands, including frequent interruptions, while maintaining a high level of concentration. Demonstrate the ability to function collaboratively within a team environment, take initiative and work without supervision. Possess a strong work ethic and the ability to communicate information in an accurate, timely and discreet manner. Provide excellent internal client service.
Stoel Rives is a leading U.S. corporate and litigation law firm. One of the largest national firms focused on energy, natural resources, environmental and climate change, Stoel Rives also serves the agribusiness, food and beverage, health care, life sciences and technology industries. With more than 350 attorneys operating out of 10 offices in seven states and the District of Columbia, Stoel Rives is a leader in regulatory and compliance matters, business, labor and employment law, intellectual property, land use, real estate development and construction law. For more information, follow us @stoelrives or visit www.stoel.com.