Job ID: 5181
Updated: Oct 8, 2019
Location: Palo Alto, CA, United States
About Kirkland & Ellis
Kirkland & Ellis LLP is a preeminent, full-service law firm with offices around the world and a staff as diverse as the practice areas we support. Our clients range from Fortune 100 companies to medium and small corporations, financial institutions, and private equity firms. Known for our commitment to excellence, Kirkland strives to provide superior service to our clients as well as our fellow employees. From Information Technology to Human Resources, Paralegal Services to Business Development, Kirkland offers non-attorney professionals challenging careers in a variety of functional areas. Whether starting or growing your career, Kirkland can offer a performance-driven culture filled with bright and innovative teams of co-workers.
Essential Job Functions
Our Bay Area offices are seeking an experienced Technology and IP Transactions Paralegal to join its busy practice group. Along with other members for the team, this Paralegal will be responsible for the following tasks:
EXPERIENCE OR BACKGROUND IN THE FOLLOWING HELPFUL BUT NOT REQUIRED
Qualifications & Requirements
Education, Work Experience, Skills
A Paralegal professional with 3 or more years of experience in Intellectual Property transactional work, including conducting due diligence reviews of intellectual property, drafting correspondence and diligence memoranda, preparing of worldwide assignments and post-closing recordings, and preparation of intellectual property schedules for corporate and secured lending transactions. Additional qualifications include great research skills, excellent communication skills, and strong analytical and organizational skills. Experience with IP prosecution and a Bachelor’s degree preferred, though not required. Overtime as required.
Certificates, Licensures, Registrations
Tools and Equipment
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