legal assistant - intellectual property in kitchener

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job type
permanent
salary
CA$ 55,000 per year
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job details

posted
location
kitchener, ontario
job category
Administrative Support
job type
permanent
salary
CA$ 55,000 per year
reference number
2099475STFEN
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job description

Looking for a great, growing, business law firm with a historic track record from providing a great service to clients?
Do you have at least 3 years' experience as a legal assistant in a Intellectual Property (IP)? Are you strong on the time lines for patent submissions and patent litigation? Do you like working in an environment where everyone strives to provide the best work possible? Do you want to work on patents for major brands in clothing, tech, and media? Patent Assistants and Legal Assistants with Patent experience should apply now!

what you get:

• base salary commensurate to experience $55,000 to $60,000
• full health and dental benefits
• RRSP matching
• bonus potential
• stable office environment
• engaging environment
• employee development programs
• work with notable brands (stuff you wear, tech you use, and media you consume)

what you will do:

• prepare and revise correspondence, agreements and other documents
• support 1-2 Lawyers and manage strict time lines
• take instructions, prioritize incoming work, follow through on assignments and manage ongoing tasks
• work with clients, courts and patent offices
• open and close files
• undertake additional responsibilities as required within the team
• other duties as assigned

who you are:

• minimum 3 years of experience in Intellectual Property Law
• strong experience working with Patents
• some experience in Trademarks but Patents is the focus
• excellent proofreading skills
• great personality accustomed to working in a fast-paced and demanding environment

If you are interested in this position and meet the above qualifications, please apply online or call 416.861.1060 and ask for Erich. You can also submit your resume in confidence to legaljobstoronto@randstad.ca .

Paige,
Erich

Phone Number:
416.861.1060
Fax Number:
416.861.1061

Randstad Canada
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