Patent Docket Specialist

    • Philadelphia, PA

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, one of the world's leading international law firms with over 4000 lawyers and staff in 31 offices is seeking a Docket Specialist for the Intellectual Property Patent Support Unit in our Philadelphia, PA office. This position will be responsible for maintaining the Patent computerized docket system and will be supervised by the Manager of the Patent Support Services. This position will also have daily contact with and receive guidance from all of the attorneys and staff in the practice group for whom this individual provides support.


• Coordinates all areas of the CPI database including:

All information pertaining to each specific application and docket due dates, and remarks,

Incoming domestic and foreign client related communications,

Incoming Patent and Trademark Office communications filed in the Patent office.

• Processing delivery of incoming electronic communications pursuant to departmental procedures.

• Providing docket, status, and maintenance reports to patent personnel and attorneys as requested.


• Minimum of one year of docketing experience or equivalent knowledge of patent processes

• High school diploma.

• Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook, and Excel).

• Strong attention to detail and organization skills.

• The ability to work well under pressure and participate in a team environment are required.

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills are necessary.

• Flexibility to work overtime preferred.

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP is committed to equal employment opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. We value and encourage diversity and solicit applications from all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, gender, sex, age, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran status, gender identity, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

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