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Who we are

For over 140 years, Fish & Richardson has served some of the most imaginative creators in history, including Thomas Edison and the Wright Brothers. This spirit of innovation is shared not only by our clients, but by all Fish employees. If you’re looking for an employer who values not only what you do, but how you think, let’s talk.

  • “#1 Patent Litigation Firm"

  • “Top Trademark Law Firm”

  • “Top 15% for Diversity”

  • “IP Litigation Law Firm of the Year”

  • “IP Boutique of the Year”

  • “Most Innovative Use of Technology”

A 21 st Century
Law Firm

While our founding dates back to 1878, we’ve never stopped evolving to better serve our clients,
our communities, and the world at large.

DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION

Our creative and inclusive culture is a reflection of a vibrant combination of people, experiences, talents, and perspectives. Diversity is not a buzzword at Fish; it is an essential part of who we are as individuals and why we succeed as a firm. 

GREEN INITIATIVES

As advocates for cleantech companies and other progressive clientele, we also realize the importance of doing our part to help preserve our planet’s health. We are conscious of using renewable power and encourage all employees to reduce, reuse, and recycle, both at work and in their personal lives. 

Generous Employee Benefits

  • Retirement

    Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution 

  • Healthcare

    Medical, dental, and vision coverage; group and supplemental life insurance

  • Disability

    Short and Long Term Disability Insurance

  • Wellness

    Employee wellness initiatives, featuring fitness center reimbursements

  • Paid Time Off

    Generous vacation, sick, and personal time

  • Family-friendly

    Family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care and elder care

  • Tuition

    Tuition reimbursement program

  • Casual

    Business casual attire and casual Fridays

  • Development

    Robust onboarding and training programs, including professional development planning

Career Opportunities

Staff Accountant – Cash Applications (Minneapolis, MN)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Accounting & Finance Department as a Staff Accountant – Cash Applications.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Post cash receipts, including manual checks, lockbox transactions and wire/ACH receipts, and prepare deposits, utilizing computerized accounting software programs.
  • Reconcile and maintain IOLTA and Escrow accounts on our clients’ behalf. Work with AP team to wire funds as needed.
  • Resolve unapplied receipts or deductions efficiently by working with the client, billing attorneys and Collections/Billing team.
  • Ensure the timely generation of client receivable statements and initiate approved refunds for clients.
  • Assist with month-end and year-end closings and monthly general ledger account reconciliations.
  • Maintain open lines of communications with internal and external customers with regard to any issues or concerns, while responding in a timely manner.
  • Assist with the completion of schedules for annual audit and corporate tax returns. Provide support for audit testing.

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • Associates Degree preferred with a concentration in Accounting or Finance
  • 1-3 years accounting experience, preferably in a legal or professional services environment
  • Superior interpersonal and communication skills to communicate, both orally and in writing, in a professional manner when dealing with all levels of legal, management, and support staff
  • Strong technical orientation including proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook. Familiarity with Elite time and billing software a plus. The willingness to learn and adapt to evolving technologies, as appropriate.
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to adjust to multiple shifting priorities in a fast-paced environment.

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Conflicts Resolution Specialist (Boston, MA)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Boston team in our fast-paced Conflicts Department as a Conflicts Resolution Specialist.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Providing detailed analysis of conflict reports in order to identify possible conflicts of interest (including those that are sensitive, confidential and/or complex) and to facilitate and assist with the timely resolution of possible conflict issues (whether ethical conflicts, business conflicts or subject matter conflicts) by working directly with principals and their secretaries/assistants to resolve identified issues
  • Working directly with principals and their assistants to resolve potential conflict issues
  • Producing accurate conflict reports using the firm’s conflicts-checking software.
  • Providing advice regarding use of firm standard engagement and waiver letter templates and assist with drafting same
  • Researching, analyzing and reporting on corporate family tree information of new clients and adverse parties

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • A Bachelor’s degree (or the equivalent in experience) and at least 3 years’ experience working in a law firm at a level normally acquired through professional experience with expertise in the identification, analysis and resolution of conflicts of interest, including ethical, subject matter and business conflicts, or a J.D.
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Strong investigative and analytical skills necessary to conduct complex and detailed analysis of legal matters

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Conflicts Resolution Specialist (Redwood City, CA)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Silicon Valley team in our fast-paced Conflicts Department as a Conflicts Resolution Specialist.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Providing detailed analysis of conflict reports in order to identify possible conflicts of interest (including those that are sensitive, confidential and/or complex) and to facilitate and assist with the timely resolution of possible conflict issues (whether ethical conflicts, business conflicts or subject matter conflicts) by working directly with principals and their secretaries/assistants to resolve identified issues
  • Working directly with principals and their assistants to resolve potential conflict issues
  • Producing accurate conflict reports using the firm’s conflicts-checking software.
  • Providing advice regarding use of firm standard engagement and waiver letter templates and assist with drafting same
  • Researching, analyzing and reporting on corporate family tree information of new clients and adverse parties

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • A Bachelor’s degree (or the equivalent in experience) and at least 3 years’ experience working in a law firm at a level normally acquired through professional experience with expertise in the identification, analysis and resolution of conflicts of interest, including ethical, subject matter and business conflicts, or a J.D.
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Strong investigative and analytical skills necessary to conduct complex and detailed analysis of legal matters

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Conflicts Resolution Specialist (Minneapolis, MN)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Conflicts Department as a Conflicts Resolution Specialist.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Providing detailed analysis of conflict reports in order to identify possible conflicts of interest (including those that are sensitive, confidential and/or complex) and to facilitate and assist with the timely resolution of possible conflict issues (whether ethical conflicts, business conflicts or subject matter conflicts) by working directly with principals and their secretaries/assistants to resolve identified issues
  • Working directly with principals and their assistants to resolve potential conflict issues
  • Producing accurate conflict reports using the firm’s conflicts-checking software.
  • Providing advice regarding use of firm standard engagement and waiver letter templates and assist with drafting same
  • Researching, analyzing and reporting on corporate family tree information of new clients and adverse parties

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • A Bachelor’s degree (or the equivalent in experience) and at least 3 years’ experience working in a law firm at a level normally acquired through professional experience with expertise in the identification, analysis and resolution of conflicts of interest, including ethical, subject matter and business conflicts, or a J.D.
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Strong investigative and analytical skills necessary to conduct complex and detailed analysis of legal matters

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Human Resources Generalist

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced HR Department as a Human Resources Generalist.

How You Will Make a Difference?

  • Help Fish & Richardson partner with some of the world’s most renowned companies by coaching and consulting with managers and employees, along with developing and implementing various HR initiatives, systems, and policies
  • Utilize superior project management skills while working closely with the Chief Human Resources Officer on program design, employee development, and strategic planning
  • Apply direct, hands-on experience to a variety of HR-related areas including, but not limited to, employee relations, performance management, program development, talent acquisition, and training

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • At least 5 years of HR Generalist experience in a professional services environment required
  • Bachelor’s degree in human resources, business, or closely related field
  • Proven skills in presenting, resolving conflicts, and providing superior client service
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to build relationships at all levels of the firm
  • Strong drive and the ability to self-motivate in the face of multiple priorities while managing time efficiently
  • Strong technical HR skills
  • Comfortable working in a collaborative, dynamic, and open office environment

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

IT Service Desk Specialist (Minneapolis, MN)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Information Technology Department as an IT Service Desk Specialist.

 How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Answer IT Service Desk calls and emails, providing solutions and/or escalating requests and problems to designated second level responders.
  • Complete tickets for IT Service Desk inquiries and follow-ups to ensure tickets are updated and acknowledged to the point of verifying completion and closing them out.
  • Create technical specifications and knowledgebase documentation as needed.
  • Perform tasks related to user administration in Active Directory and other firm applications.
  • Participate in new application training and testing to obtain familiarity when servicing IT Service Desk requests.

What Will You Bring to the Table? 

  • Associate’s degree or equivalent experience in the information technology or related field, preferably in the professional services industry.
  • 3-5 years’ experience servicing an IT Help Desk or Service Desk required.
  • Ability to use, teach, and troubleshoot Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft Office, Windows 10 or higher, Elite, ProLaw, Adobe Creative Suite, and other products as needed.
  • Ability to diagnose PC and laptop hardware and software problems.
  • Effective and friendly communication skills and the ability to work with all levels of management and staff to carefully listen to issues and provide effective response and solutions. Ability to communicate technical information to non-technical personnel. 

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Research Analyst (Redwood City, CA)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Silicon Valley team in our fast-paced Library & Knowledge Information Systems group in the Information Technology Department as a Research Analyst.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Responsible for successful and timely completion of online search requests submitted by legal and support staff, while in constant communication regarding workflow issues and request updates
  • Support research team in responding to requests from Marketing & Business Development for research, alerts, analytics, insight reports and larger projects as needed
  • Assist with library orientations, training, outreach and marketing of services, focusing on relationship building and service excellence
  • Monitor the Library department request que for specifically assigned shifts to ensure a high level of service to the legal staff
  • Through professional development and regular research, stay abreast of latest search tools, information resources and search techniques; keeping supervisor informed of potential additions or enhancements to research services

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • Bachelor of Arts or Science required; MSLIS or other relevant advanced degree is desired
  • Minimum of three years’ experience with research services and resources in a Library, Intellectual Property and/or Legal setting is required
  • Organizational skills to manage multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines
  • Interpersonal and communication (written and verbal) skills necessary to communicate with a diverse group of attorneys and staff with professionalism, courtesy, and tact

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Research Analyst (San Diego, CA)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s San Diego team in our fast-paced Library & Knowledge Information Systems group in the Information Technology Department as a Research Analyst.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Responsible for successful and timely completion of online search requests submitted by legal and support staff, while in constant communication regarding workflow issues and request updates
  • Support research team in responding to requests from Marketing & Business Development for research, alerts, analytics, insight reports and larger projects as needed
  • Assist with library orientations, training, outreach and marketing of services, focusing on relationship building and service excellence
  • Monitor the Library department request que for specifically assigned shifts to ensure a high level of service to the legal staff
  • Through professional development and regular research, stay abreast of latest search tools, information resources and search techniques; keeping supervisor informed of potential additions or enhancements to research services

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • Bachelor of Arts or Science required; MSLIS or other relevant advanced degree is desired
  • Minimum of three years’ experience with research services and resources in a Library, Intellectual Property and/or Legal setting is required
  • Organizational skills to manage multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines
  • Interpersonal and communication (written and verbal) skills necessary to communicate with a diverse group of attorneys and staff with professionalism, courtesy, and tact

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Research Analyst (Minneapolis, MN)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Library & Knowledge Information Systems group in the Information Technology Department as a Research Analyst.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Responsible for successful and timely completion of online search requests submitted by legal and support staff, while in constant communication regarding workflow issues and request updates
  • Support research team in responding to requests from Marketing & Business Development for research, alerts, analytics, insight reports and larger projects as needed
  • Assist with library orientations, training, outreach and marketing of services, focusing on relationship building and service excellence
  • Monitor the Library department request que for specifically assigned shifts to ensure a high level of service to the legal staff
  • Through professional development and regular research, stay abreast of latest search tools, information resources and search techniques; keeping supervisor informed of potential additions or enhancements to research services

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • Bachelor of Arts or Science required; MSLIS or other relevant advanced degree is desired
  • Minimum of three years’ experience with research services and resources in a Library, Intellectual Property and/or Legal setting is required
  • Organizational skills to manage multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines
  • Interpersonal and communication (written and verbal) skills necessary to communicate with a diverse group of attorneys and staff with professionalism, courtesy, and tact

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Senior Enterprise Application Administrator (Minneapolis, MN)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Information Technology Department as a Senior Enterprise Application Administrator.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Design, test, implement, and support complex systems supporting the firm’s critical business functions
  • Provide 2nd and 3rd tier support on assigned applications, acting as part of the overall IT support team and leading application-specific initiatives.
  • Learn and maintain the latest server, database, cloud and local application engine technologies to support our growing application portfolio
  • Maintain industry and application specific knowledge through training, certification, and vendor conferences
  • Be part of a dynamic, growing, close-knit team acting as both a leader and follower

What Will You Bring to the Table? 

  • 3-5 years of experience working with large-scale customized enterprise systems in finance, document management, ERP/MRP, or custom workflow applications in a fast-paced client-focused environment
  • Demonstrable knowledge in technologies such as SQL queries, automation and scripting, MS Web applications, IntApp INTEGRATE, SaaS administration, collaboration tools
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Business, or a closely related field, or the equivalent experience
  • Self-driven professional personality, exacting attention to detail, good time management skills, along with the ability to prioritize competing demands and perform effectively under pressure

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Network Engineer (Minneapolis, MN)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.   Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Information Technology Department as a Network Engineer.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Act as a resource for resolving problems and provide technical insight escalated from within IT and other departments.
  • Configure and support servers, storage, and infrastructure for an extensive Microsoft, NetApp and Cisco environment.
  • Deploy and implement new servers and technologies for multi-server applications such as MS SQL, Exchange, Citrix and other custom applications.
  • Actively own projects and incidents while providing meaningful documentation of processes and procedures for solutions.

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • 3-5 years of experience using Microsoft Server systems in a VMWare environment along with a current MCSE certification.
  • Interpersonal skills necessary in order to maintain effective relationships with venders and co-workers, in both a technical and non-technical manor.
  • A self-driven personality with the ability to work in a dynamic team-oriented environment.

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

IT Specialist 3 (Minneapolis, MN)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.   Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Information Technology Department as an IT Specialist 3.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Resolve workstation issues throughout the organization to maximize firm-wide productivity and minimize system downtime
  • Handle tickets escalated from the other IT Specialists and the Help Desk
  • Act as a lead resource to the other IT groups by assisting with workstation, application, network, server, and telecomm support, administration, and testing

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • 5 years experience in Windows workstation implementation, management, and support preferably in the professional services industry
  • Current certifications in relevant technologies such as Microsoft Windows 10 MCSA, CompTIA Network+ and A+
  • Ability to provide technical guidance and explain advanced concepts to others in the work area via strong written and oral communications

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

eDiscovery Analyst (Minneapolis, MN)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Litigation Practice Systems Department as an eDiscovery Analyst.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Work with members of the eDiscovery team to manage ESI and document review databases
  • Utilize software (e.g. forensic collection tools and Relativity Analytics) to reduce the size of potentially relevant data sets
  • Maintain documentation surrounding ESI collection, processing, review, and production plans (e.g. client data maps, custodian collection tracking, error logs, and reviewer statistics)
  • Research and troubleshoot a wide variety of electronic discovery issues and recommend solutions

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • Knowledge of litigation and the electronic discovery process in as normally acquired through a bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • At least five years’ experience in the litigation field with significant working knowledge and forensic data collection and/or document review technologies (e.g., Relativity, enCase, technology assisted review)
  • Obtain, and remain current on, professional and software certifications. Relativity Certified Administrator certifications are preferred
  • Understanding of the ESI life cycle and related industry standards

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

eDiscovery Analyst (Dallas, TX)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Dallas team in our fast-paced Litigation Practice Systems Department as an eDiscovery Analyst.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Work with members of the eDiscovery team to manage ESI and document review databases
  • Utilize software (e.g. forensic collection tools and Relativity Analytics) to reduce the size of potentially relevant data sets
  • Maintain documentation surrounding ESI collection, processing, review, and production plans (e.g. client data maps, custodian collection tracking, error logs, and reviewer statistics)
  • Research and troubleshoot a wide variety of electronic discovery issues and recommend solutions

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • Knowledge of litigation and the electronic discovery process in as normally acquired through a bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • At least five years’ experience in the litigation field with significant working knowledge and forensic data collection and/or document review technologies (e.g., Relativity, enCase, technology assisted review)
  • Obtain, and remain current on, professional and software certifications. Relativity Certified Administrator certifications are preferred
  • Understanding of the ESI life cycle and related industry standards

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Events Coordinator (Boston, MA)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Boston team in our fast-paced Marketing & Business Development Department as an Events Coordinator.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Act as a primary point of contact for firmwide events, including budgeting, targeting, planning, execution, data capture, and follow-up.
  • Act as an ambassador to the firm at all in-person events and provide exceptional client service to the firm’s clients, prospects, and members of the firm before, during, and after the event.
  • Maintain a working understanding of market, sector, and client needs, and the firm’s business development goals and how they translate to event strategy.
  • Under direction from department management, coordinate details and logistics for various projects and firm marketing events including negotiating contracts, maintaining event checklists, coordinating event planning kickoff meetings, researching venues, scheduling timeline activities, corresponding with panelists and speakers, and managing details with event organizers.
  • Coordinate local office on marketing efforts including arranging for the use of Fish office space by outside groups, recommending sponsorships and presence at local networking events, and ensuring adherence to local meals and entertainment budgets.
  • Oversee the coordination of materials for applicable seminars and events, including general program logistics: creating and producing nametags, day-of-event schedule/annotated agendas, and program handouts and researching and arranging for panelist or client gifts as requested.

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • Strong knowledge of marketing and client services as normally acquired through a bachelor’s degree in business administration, marketing, or a closely related field, or the equivalent experience
  • A minimum of 3-5 years of marketing experience in a professional services environment required. Law firm experience a plus.
  • Experience in project management including establishing deadlines and project budgets, monitoring progress, and ensuring project deliverables are accurate, timely, and within given budget
  • Previous experience in legal, technical, or business writing is required. Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including ability to proofread for contextual, grammatical, typographical, and spelling errors.

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

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Patent Assistant (San Diego, CA)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s San Diego team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Patent Assistant.

How Will You Make a Difference?   

  • Provide administrative support to legal staff and paralegals
  • Review, edit and process draft bills
  • Open new client matters
  • Establish and maintain calendars and deadline systems
  • Process vendor invoices, legal staff reimbursements, and maintain scheduling calendars

What Will You Bring to the Table

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 1-3 years of experience of administrative support within a legal firm environment
  • Ability to prioritize and organize multiple deadlines
  • Ability to use critical thinking and problem solving skills to complete assigned tasks
  • Ability to converse, translate and write Mandarin Chinese

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Patent Paralegal (Wilmington, DE)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Delaware team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Patent Paralegal.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Maintaining and managing a patent prosecution docket
  • Preparing and filing documents related to patent prosecution
  • Recording billable and non-billable time spent and working toward a billable goal of 1300 hours annually

What Will You Bring to the Table? 

  • Paralegal/legal administrative degree/certificate or equivalent experience
  • 2-5 years of patent prosecution experience
  • Experience with post grant work, including petitions for inter partes review and post grant review and subsequent filings with PTAB, is preferred
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications such as Word and Excel
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills and desire to work on a team

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Patent Paralegal (Austin, TX)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Austin team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Patent Paralegal.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Maintaining and managing a patent prosecution docket
  • Preparing and filing documents related to patent prosecution
  • Recording billable and non-billable time spent and working toward a billable goal of 1300 hours annually

What Will You Bring to the Table? 

  • Paralegal/legal administrative degree/certificate or equivalent experience
  • 2-5 years of patent prosecution experience
  • Experience with post grant work, including petitions for inter partes review and post grant review and subsequent filings with PTAB, is preferred
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications such as Word and Excel
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills and desire to work on a team

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Patent Paralegal, NPPT (Washington, D.C.)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Washington, D.C. team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Patent Paralegal, NPPT.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Maintaining and managing a patent prosecution docket
  • Preparing and filing documents related to patent prosecution, primarily Information Disclosure Statements
  • Recording billable and non-billable time spent and working toward a billable goal of 1300 hours annually

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • Paralegal/legal administrative degree/certificate or equivalent experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications such as Word and Excel
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills (verbal and written)

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Patent Paralegal, NPPT (Redwood City, CA)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Silicon Valley team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Patent Paralegal, NPPT.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Maintaining and managing a patent prosecution docket
  • Preparing and filing documents related to patent prosecution, primarily Information Disclosure Statements
  • Recording billable and non-billable time spent and working toward a billable goal of 1300 hours annually

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • Paralegal/legal administrative degree/certificate or equivalent experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications such as Word and Excel
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills (verbal and written)

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Patent Paralegal, NPPT (Dallas, TX)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Dallas team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Patent Paralegal, NPPT.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Maintaining and managing a patent prosecution docket
  • Preparing and filing documents related to patent prosecution, primarily Information Disclosure Statements
  • Recording billable and non-billable time spent and working toward a billable goal of 1300 hours annually

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • Paralegal/legal administrative degree/certificate or equivalent experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications such as Word and Excel
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills (verbal and written)

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Patent Paralegal, NPPT (Boston, MA)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Boston team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Patent Paralegal, NPPT.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Maintaining and managing a patent prosecution docket
  • Preparing and filing documents related to patent prosecution, primarily Information Disclosure Statements
  • Recording billable and non-billable time spent and working toward a billable goal of 1300 hours annually

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • Paralegal/legal administrative degree/certificate or equivalent experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications such as Word and Excel
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills (verbal and written)

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Patent Assistant (Houston, TX)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Houston team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Patent Assistant.

How Will You Make a Difference?   

  • Provide administrative support to legal staff and paralegals
  • Review, edit and process draft bills
  • Open new client matters
  • Establish and maintain calendars and deadline systems
  • Process vendor invoices, legal staff reimbursements, and maintain scheduling calendars

What Will You Bring to the Table

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 1-3 years of experience of administrative support within a legal firm environment
  • Ability to prioritize and organize multiple deadlines
  • Ability to use critical thinking and problem solving skills to complete assigned tasks
  • Ability to converse, translate and write Mandarin Chinese

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Patent Assistant (Austin, TX)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Austin team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Patent Assistant.

How Will You Make a Difference?   

  • Provide administrative support to legal staff and paralegals
  • Review, edit and process draft bills
  • Open new client matters
  • Establish and maintain calendars and deadline systems
  • Process vendor invoices, legal staff reimbursements, and maintain scheduling calendars

What Will You Bring to the Table

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 1-3 years of experience of administrative support within a legal firm environment
  • Ability to prioritize and organize multiple deadlines
  • Ability to use critical thinking and problem solving skills to complete assigned tasks
  • Ability to converse, translate and write Mandarin Chinese

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Patent Assistant (Dallas, TX)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Dallas team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Patent Assistant.

How Will You Make a Difference?   

  • Provide administrative support to legal staff and paralegals
  • Review, edit and process draft bills
  • Open new client matters
  • Establish and maintain calendars and deadline systems
  • Process vendor invoices, legal staff reimbursements, and maintain scheduling calendars

What Will You Bring to the Table

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 1-3 years of experience of administrative support within a legal firm environment
  • Ability to prioritize and organize multiple deadlines
  • Ability to use critical thinking and problem solving skills to complete assigned tasks
  • Ability to converse, translate and write Mandarin Chinese

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Trademark Paralegal (Minneapolis, MN)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Trademark Paralegal.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Prepare and file relevant documents related to the prosecution and/or maintenance of U.S. and foreign trademarks, including WIPO
  • Assist attorneys in trademark opposition and cancellation actions
  • Correspond directly with clients and foreign associates on routine trademark-related matters
  • Draft detailed client and foreign associate communications for attorney review

What Will You Bring to the Table? 

  • At least 3 years’ experience with U.S. and foreign trademark prosecution
  • Familiarity with trademark clearance searching, copyrights, domains and TTAB proceeding

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Trademark Paralegal (San Diego, CA)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s San Diego team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Trademark Paralegal.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Prepare and file relevant documents related to the prosecution and/or maintenance of U.S. and foreign trademarks, including WIPO
  • Assist attorneys in trademark opposition and cancellation actions
  • Correspond directly with clients and foreign associates on routine trademark-related matters
  • Draft detailed client and foreign associate communications for attorney review

What Will You Bring to the Table? 

  • At least 3 years’ experience with U.S. and foreign trademark prosecution
  • Familiarity with trademark clearance searching, copyrights, domains and TTAB proceeding

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Trademark Paralegal (Boston, MA)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Boston team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Trademark Paralegal.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Prepare and file relevant documents related to the prosecution and/or maintenance of U.S. and foreign trademarks, including WIPO
  • Assist attorneys in trademark opposition and cancellation actions
  • Correspond directly with clients and foreign associates on routine trademark-related matters
  • Draft detailed client and foreign associate communications for attorney review

What Will You Bring to the Table? 

  • At least 3 years’ experience with U.S. and foreign trademark prosecution
  • Familiarity with trademark clearance searching, copyrights, domains and TTAB proceeding

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Docketing Specialist (Dallas, TX)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Dallas team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Docketing Specialist.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Review, analyze and docket USPTO and foreign patent mail in the docketing system and abide by filing requirements;
  • Review incoming and outgoing emails/faxes/mail and update docketing system as necessary;
  • Generate and monitor daily docket of deadlines to ensure that deadlines are met and the system is properly updated;
  • Research requests using docketing system and other on-line resources;
  • Provide assistance with overflow docketing and/or coverage for other F&R offices;
  • Respond to various requests from Legal staff and other departments.

What Will You Bring to the Table? 

  • 1 to 3 years patent docketing experience including entering and maintaining data in Firm’s docketing databases.
  • Knowledge and understanding of US and foreign patent procedures, terminology and deadlines as well as familiarity with various Patent Office databases, including USPTO’s PAIR.
  • Solid working knowledge of patent docketing procedures, including knowledge of USPTO and foreign practices.
  • Ability to change and adapt to current and future responsibilities and circumstances
  • Ability to work well within a team-oriented environment and contribute to effective team relationships
  • Professional conduct, service-oriented attitude and acute attention to detail
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Docketing Specialist (San Diego, CA)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s San Diego team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Docketing Specialist.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Review, analyze and docket USPTO and foreign patent mail in the docketing system and abide by filing requirements;
  • Review incoming and outgoing emails/faxes/mail and update docketing system as necessary;
  • Generate and monitor daily docket of deadlines to ensure that deadlines are met and the system is properly updated;
  • Research requests using docketing system and other on-line resources;
  • Provide assistance with overflow docketing and/or coverage for other F&R offices;
  • Respond to various requests from Legal staff and other departments.

What Will You Bring to the Table? 

  • 1 to 3 years patent docketing experience including entering and maintaining data in Firm’s docketing databases.
  • Knowledge and understanding of US and foreign patent procedures, terminology and deadlines as well as familiarity with various Patent Office databases, including USPTO’s PAIR.
  • Solid working knowledge of patent docketing procedures, including knowledge of USPTO and foreign practices.
  • Ability to change and adapt to current and future responsibilities and circumstances
  • Ability to work well within a team-oriented environment and contribute to effective team relationships
  • Professional conduct, service-oriented attitude and acute attention to detail
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Docketing Specialist (Minneapolis, MN)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Docketing Specialist.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Review, analyze and docket USPTO and foreign patent mail in the docketing system and abide by filing requirements;
  • Review incoming and outgoing emails/faxes/mail and update docketing system as necessary;
  • Generate and monitor daily docket of deadlines to ensure that deadlines are met and the system is properly updated;
  • Research requests using docketing system and other on-line resources;
  • Provide assistance with overflow docketing and/or coverage for other F&R offices;
  • Respond to various requests from Legal staff and other departments.

What Will You Bring to the Table? 

  • 1 to 3 years patent docketing experience including entering and maintaining data in Firm’s docketing databases.
  • Knowledge and understanding of US and foreign patent procedures, terminology and deadlines as well as familiarity with various Patent Office databases, including USPTO’s PAIR.
  • Solid working knowledge of patent docketing procedures, including knowledge of USPTO and foreign practices.
  • Ability to change and adapt to current and future responsibilities and circumstances
  • Ability to work well within a team-oriented environment and contribute to effective team relationships
  • Professional conduct, service-oriented attitude and acute attention to detail
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Patent Paralegal (Atlanta, GA)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Atlanta team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Patent Paralegal.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Maintaining and managing a patent prosecution docket
  • Preparing and filing documents related to patent prosecution
  • Recording billable and non-billable time spent and working toward a billable goal of 1300 hours annually

What Will You Bring to the Table? 

  • Paralegal/legal administrative degree/certificate or equivalent experience
  • 2-5 years of patent prosecution experience
  • Experience with post grant work, including petitions for inter partes review and post grant review and subsequent filings with PTAB, is preferred
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications such as Word and Excel
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills and desire to work on a team

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Patent Paralegal (Boston, MA)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Boston team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Patent Paralegal.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Maintaining and managing a patent prosecution docket
  • Preparing and filing documents related to patent prosecution
  • Recording billable and non-billable time spent and working toward a billable goal of 1300 hours annually

What Will You Bring to the Table? 

  • Paralegal/legal administrative degree/certificate or equivalent experience
  • 2-5 years of patent prosecution experience
  • Experience with post grant work, including petitions for inter partes review and post grant review and subsequent filings with PTAB, is preferred
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications such as Word and Excel
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills and desire to work on a team

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Patent Paralegal (Washington, D.C.)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Washington, D.C. team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Patent Paralegal.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Maintaining and managing a patent prosecution docket
  • Preparing and filing documents related to patent prosecution
  • Recording billable and non-billable time spent and working toward a billable goal of 1300 hours annually

What Will You Bring to the Table? 

  • Paralegal/legal administrative degree/certificate or equivalent experience
  • 2-5 years of patent prosecution experience
  • Experience with post grant work, including petitions for inter partes review and post grant review and subsequent filings with PTAB, is preferred
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications such as Word and Excel
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills and desire to work on a team

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Patent Paralegal (Houston, TX)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Houston team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Patent Paralegal.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Maintaining and managing a patent prosecution docket
  • Preparing and filing documents related to patent prosecution
  • Recording billable and non-billable time spent and working toward a billable goal of 1300 hours annually

What Will You Bring to the Table? 

  • Paralegal/legal administrative degree/certificate or equivalent experience
  • 2-5 years of patent prosecution experience
  • Experience with post grant work, including petitions for inter partes review and post grant review and subsequent filings with PTAB, is preferred
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications such as Word and Excel
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills and desire to work on a team

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Trademark Assistant (San Diego, CA)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s San Diego teams in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Trademark Assistant.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Provide administrative support to legal staff and paralegals
  • Prepare standard correspondence, memoranda, and other documents
  • Review, edit, and process client invoices
  • Maintain records and filing systems
  • Schedule appointments for legal staff

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 1-3 years’ administrative support experience, preferably in a professional services environment
  • Skills and knowledge of administrative support as normally acquired through technical training or the equivalent experience

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Patent Paralegal, NPPT (Minneapolis, MN)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Patent Paralegal, NPPT.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Maintaining and managing a patent prosecution docket
  • Preparing and filing documents related to patent prosecution, primarily Information Disclosure Statements
  • Recording billable and non-billable time spent and working toward a billable goal of 1300 hours annually

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • Paralegal/legal administrative degree/certificate or equivalent experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications such as Word and Excel
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills (verbal and written)

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Patent Paralegal (Minneapolis, MN)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Patent Paralegal.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Maintaining and managing a patent prosecution docket
  • Preparing and filing documents related to patent prosecution
  • Recording billable and non-billable time spent and working toward a billable goal of 1300 hours annually

What Will You Bring to the Table? 

  • Paralegal/legal administrative degree/certificate or equivalent experience
  • 2-5 years of patent prosecution experience
  • Experience with post grant work, including petitions for inter partes review and post grant review and subsequent filings with PTAB, is preferred
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications such as Word and Excel
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills and desire to work on a team

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Patent Paralegal (Dallas, TX)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Dallas team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as a Patent Paralegal.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Maintaining and managing a patent prosecution docket
  • Preparing and filing documents related to patent prosecution
  • Recording billable and non-billable time spent and working toward a billable goal of 1300 hours annually

What Will You Bring to the Table? 

  • Paralegal/legal administrative degree/certificate or equivalent experience
  • 2-5 years of patent prosecution experience
  • Experience with post grant work, including petitions for inter partes review and post grant review and subsequent filings with PTAB, is preferred
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications such as Word and Excel
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills and desire to work on a team

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Litigation Docketing Supervisor (Redwood City, CA)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Silicon Valley team in our fast-paced Risk Management Department as a Litigation Docketing Supervisor.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Work with Risk Management, Systems Compliance and the Litigation practice group to implement and support the firm’s litigation docketing procedures
  • Oversee firm-wide staff dedicated to all aspects of litigation docketing
  • Ensure quality control procedures and service standards are in place to minimize risk for the firm

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • Thorough knowledge of litigation docketing processes
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience of litigation docketing experience
  • Excellent communication skills and the desire to effectively contribute to a team
  • Ability to adapt to current and future responsibilities and circumstances

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Litigation Docketing Supervisor (Washington, D.C.)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s Washington, D.C. team in our fast-paced Risk Management Department as a Litigation Docketing Supervisor.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Work with Risk Management, Systems Compliance and the Litigation practice group to implement and support the firm’s litigation docketing procedures
  • Oversee firm-wide staff dedicated to all aspects of litigation docketing
  • Ensure quality control procedures and service standards are in place to minimize risk for the firm

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • Thorough knowledge of litigation docketing processes
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience of litigation docketing experience
  • Excellent communication skills and the desire to effectively contribute to a team
  • Ability to adapt to current and future responsibilities and circumstances

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Litigation Docketing Supervisor (Minneapolis, MN)

Fish & Richardson, the premier global intellectual property law firm, is trusted by the world’s most innovative and influential companies. Fish was established in 1878, and now has more than 400 attorneys and technology specialists in the U.S., Europe, and China. Our success is rooted in our creative and inclusive culture, which values the diversity of people, experiences, and perspectives.  Join Fish’s downtown Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Risk Management Department as a Litigation Docketing Supervisor.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Work with Risk Management, Systems Compliance and the Litigation practice group to implement and support the firm’s litigation docketing procedures
  • Oversee firm-wide staff dedicated to all aspects of litigation docketing
  • Ensure quality control procedures and service standards are in place to minimize risk for the firm

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • Thorough knowledge of litigation docketing processes
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience of litigation docketing experience
  • Excellent communication skills and the desire to effectively contribute to a team
  • Ability to adapt to current and future responsibilities and circumstances

Why Fish?

When you join our team, we offer:

  • Competitive pay with a rich benefits package, including comprehensive medical and dental coverage, generous paid time off, and tuition reimbursement
  • Award-winning retirement and profit sharing plans with employer contribution
  • A family-friendly atmosphere with back-up child care, as well as health and wellness initiatives

Fish & Richardson is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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