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Responsible for supporting patent attorneys by performing various administrative duties and tasks.
Draft all types of patent-related documents and forms, as well as varied correspondence, memos, and presentations.
Oversee process to obtain contracts, including providing supporting documentation, discovery, witness interviews, and pleading efforts.
Review determinations from outside counsel.
Manage patent attorney prosecution dockets.
Assist with docketing duties.
Manage prosecution files and attorney schedules.
Manage direct reports comprising patent attorneys, scientific advisors, paralegals and/or administrative staff.
Examine patents, file histories, ongoing litigations and citizen's petitions.
Provide legal advice to stakeholders.
Draft and prosecute patent applications and secure patent rights.
HND, Bachelor's degree in any related.
oral, written, mass and interpersonal communications, as well as language, psychology and media studies.
Leadership skills on directing staff and overseeing projects.
Must also develop research and proofreading skills to ensure all materials are high-quality and accurate.
Must reside within Lagos.