The Prague office of Baker McKenzie, an international law firm, requests applications for an IP Paralegal

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Maintenance of client IP matters (filing applications for TM registrations, research, renewals and oppositions)
  • Communication with clients in Czech / English, drafting and revising of relevant documents
  • Communication with IPO / WIPO / EUIPO and other state authorities on IP issues
  • Working with internal firm and clients' databases
  • Administration and organization of client IP files and database of current IP issues
  • Maintenance and updating of IP template documents
  • Filing of clients' IP documentation

Qualifications & Experience

  • Native Czech language, fluent English language - spoken and written
  • Knowledge of IP law
  • Computer skills, in particular MS Word and MS Excel
  • Organizational skills and strong research skills
  • Previous experience in IP law
  • Ability to work with highly confidential information and maintain the strictest confidentiality on all matters
  • Ability to work in a team, flexibility and good professional conduct
  • Detail oriented and prepared to work hard in a demanding, challenging and rewarding atmosphere

We offer

  • An active, enjoyable and dynamic professional environment
  • 5 weeks of vacation plus 3 paid sick days per calendar year
  • Flexible Home Office
  • Meal vouchers, Multisport, contributions for pension insurance
  • Firm teambuilding activities