Paralegal - Trademark (Minneapolis)

At Taft, we work as one team, driven and committed to helping our clients succeed. A full-service law firm with more than 875 attorneys and approximately 1,500 on our team, we have the collaborative approach, advanced technological resources, and depth of services that make us a preeminent law firm in the Midwest.

Taft is seeking an experienced Trademark Paralegal to join our dynamic team of legal professionals in our Minneapolis office.

We are seeking a paralegal with 7+ years of experience to support the Trademark practice group in our Minneapolis office. All Taft employees operate under a “Client First” philosophy — in all things, we seek to provide exceptional services to our clients.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist attorneys with all aspects of foreign and domestic trademark portfolio management
  • U.S. trademark prosecution, including conducting CorSearch preliminary trademark searches, preparing and filing trademark applications, and monitoring application status
  • WIPO filings
  • Communicate regularly with clients and foreign associates regarding trademark prosecution and maintenance matters
  • Assist with trademark enforcement efforts, including monitoring trademark infringement activities

Requirements:

  • At least 7 years of comprehensive US and foreign trademark paralegal experience strongly preferred
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Strong initiative and problem-solving ability
  • Commitment to facilitating efficient processes and procedures
  • Paralegal certificate/degree preferred

Interested candidates should apply here.


Taft is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. The information in this posting presents general duties, tasks and responsibilities but is not intended to be an exhaustive listing. Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP participates in E-VERIFY.