Banner & Witcoff a national intellectual property law firm, is seeking an experienced manager to lead the International Department in either the Chicago or Washington, DC location. The ideal candidate must have a minimum of 10 years in a management or leadership role, and at least 5 years in the international area of intellectual property. The ideal candidate will be detail oriented, have strong computer skills and be able to multi task.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Managing the day-to-day operations of the International Department in both Chicago and Washington DC.
• Training and mentoring new and existing staff.
• Establishing and implementing departmental policies and procedures.
• Preparing estimates for foreign filings and prosecutions costs.
Candidate must have a Bachelor’s Degree; have the ability to understand the rules and practices of foreign patent offices and have a solid working knowledge of international IP regulations. Some US travel required.
Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter with salary requirements to: firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration.
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Washington DC