Your new company
A leading Magic Circle law firm are seeking to appoint a Paralegal to join their Intellectual Property team on a permanent basis in their Belfast offices. This fantastic opportunity carriers an attractive salary of £22,000 and an array of market leading benefits.
Your new role
This role is aimed at individuals with experience working as a paralegal, with a very keen eye for detail and strong organisational skills, and who are interested in working with international clients and world famous brands. Role Responsibilities
- Filing and prosecution of trade mark applications through to registration or liaising with local agents in relation to trade mark applications worldwide
- Renewal and maintenance of clients' global trade mark portfolios
- Recordal of assignments, licences, security interests, changes of name/address at the appropriate Trade Mark Registries and instructing local agents in foreign jurisdictions
- Setting up worldwide trade mark watching. Assistance with trade mark clearance and search reports.
- Assisting in preparation and filing of opposition, cancellation and revocation actions and compiling evidence as required
- Assisting IP administrators in managing the client portfolio management database, including monitoring deadlines and working with associates and trade mark attorneys to ensure that deadlines are met in a timely manner
What you'll need to succeed
- You will be a Legal Professional with experience working in intellectual property
- You will have a very keen eye for detail
- You will have strong organisation skills with the ability to manage multiple deadlines
- You will have strong interpersonal skills
- You will have the ability of working both independently and as part of a team
What you'll get in return
- An attractive base salary of £22,000 and a range of other benefits.
- A great opportunity to join one of the world's most respected law firms.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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