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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

Senior Manager, Financial Systems Solutions (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 the leadership team of our fast-paced Accounting & Finance Department as a Senior Manager, Financial Systems Solutions.

How Will You Make a Difference?  

  • Project manager responsible for all aspects of new system deployment ranging from large ERPs and ERP modules to third party software packages, system interfaces, or workflow solutions. This includes scoping, documenting, recommending, purchasing, compatibility due-diligence, proof of concept testing, negotiation, vendor/contracts management, internal resource management (in addition to financial systems group), test plan development, user acceptance testing, and production transitioning.
  • Identify critical business issues faced by the accounting & finance groups and search for and develop/implement technology solutions and reports. Consider the use of machine learning/AI tools as it relates to recurring major functions, such as reporting and basic draft generation, review, and processing.
  • Develop adequate disaster recovery platforms/plans and testing environments for training and development for all applicable critical systems.
  • Oversee the maintenance of all systems including monthly and yearly rollover services administered both internally and externally, specifically for financial reporting and planning applications.
  • Manage system upgrades released by vendors annually. Plan upgrades in accordance with contract maintenance plans, including communication to customers and training, system performance testing, and coordination of UAT in a separate development environment to assess new functionality and compatibility with interfacing systems.
  • Manage system development, including code enhancements to vendor software, e-Invoice, billing, or check templates, in-house developed software and interfaces to other software programs

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • Thorough knowledge of accounting/finance and information systems as normally acquired through technical training or a bachelor’s degree in MIS, accounting, finance, business administration or a closely related field.
  • 15 or more years of total business experience with at least 5-8 years of accounting/finance experience, preferably in the professional services industry, and with 5 or more years of managerial experience.
  • Experience managing integrated financial systems.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Elite, Aderant, or a comparable ERP package in a professional service environment.
  • Must be able to read and interpret Transact-SQL to verify business rules for data warehouse and third-party interfaces perform the necessary actions with zero deviation. 

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 Manager, Financial Systems Solutions (Washington, DC)

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 the leadership team of our fast-paced Accounting & Finance Department as a Senior Manager, Financial Systems Solutions.

How Will You Make a Difference?  

  • Project manager responsible for all aspects of new system deployment ranging from large ERPs and ERP modules to third party software packages, system interfaces, or workflow solutions. This includes scoping, documenting, recommending, purchasing, compatibility due-diligence, proof of concept testing, negotiation, vendor/contracts management, internal resource management (in addition to financial systems group), test plan development, user acceptance testing, and production transitioning.
  • Identify critical business issues faced by the accounting & finance groups and search for and develop/implement technology solutions and reports. Consider the use of machine learning/AI tools as it relates to recurring major functions, such as reporting and basic draft generation, review, and processing.
  • Develop adequate disaster recovery platforms/plans and testing environments for training and development for all applicable critical systems.
  • Oversee the maintenance of all systems including monthly and yearly rollover services administered both internally and externally, specifically for financial reporting and planning applications.
  • Manage system upgrades released by vendors annually. Plan upgrades in accordance with contract maintenance plans, including communication to customers and training, system performance testing, and coordination of UAT in a separate development environment to assess new functionality and compatibility with interfacing systems.
  • Manage system development, including code enhancements to vendor software, e-Invoice, billing, or check templates, in-house developed software and interfaces to other software programs

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • Thorough knowledge of accounting/finance and information systems as normally acquired through technical training or a bachelor’s degree in MIS, accounting, finance, business administration or a closely related field.
  • 15 or more years of total business experience with at least 5-8 years of accounting/finance experience, preferably in the professional services industry, and with 5 or more years of managerial experience.
  • Experience managing integrated financial systems.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Elite, Aderant, or a comparable ERP package in a professional service environment.
  • Must be able to read and interpret Transact-SQL to verify business rules for data warehouse and third-party interfaces perform the necessary actions with zero deviation. 

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 Manager, Financial Systems Solutions (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 the leadership team of our fast-paced Accounting & Finance Department as a Senior Manager, Financial Systems Solutions.

How Will You Make a Difference?  

  • Project manager responsible for all aspects of new system deployment ranging from large ERPs and ERP modules to third party software packages, system interfaces, or workflow solutions. This includes scoping, documenting, recommending, purchasing, compatibility due-diligence, proof of concept testing, negotiation, vendor/contracts management, internal resource management (in addition to financial systems group), test plan development, user acceptance testing, and production transitioning.
  • Identify critical business issues faced by the accounting & finance groups and search for and develop/implement technology solutions and reports. Consider the use of machine learning/AI tools as it relates to recurring major functions, such as reporting and basic draft generation, review, and processing.
  • Develop adequate disaster recovery platforms/plans and testing environments for training and development for all applicable critical systems.
  • Oversee the maintenance of all systems including monthly and yearly rollover services administered both internally and externally, specifically for financial reporting and planning applications.
  • Manage system upgrades released by vendors annually. Plan upgrades in accordance with contract maintenance plans, including communication to customers and training, system performance testing, and coordination of UAT in a separate development environment to assess new functionality and compatibility with interfacing systems.
  • Manage system development, including code enhancements to vendor software, e-Invoice, billing, or check templates, in-house developed software and interfaces to other software programs

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • Thorough knowledge of accounting/finance and information systems as normally acquired through technical training or a bachelor’s degree in MIS, accounting, finance, business administration or a closely related field.
  • 15 or more years of total business experience with at least 5-8 years of accounting/finance experience, preferably in the professional services industry, and with 5 or more years of managerial experience.
  • Experience managing integrated financial systems.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Elite, Aderant, or a comparable ERP package in a professional service environment.
  • Must be able to read and interpret Transact-SQL to verify business rules for data warehouse and third-party interfaces perform the necessary actions with zero deviation. 

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 Manager, Financial Systems Solutions (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 the leadership team of our fast-paced Accounting & Finance Department as a Senior Manager, Financial Systems Solutions.

How Will You Make a Difference?  

  • Project manager responsible for all aspects of new system deployment ranging from large ERPs and ERP modules to third party software packages, system interfaces, or workflow solutions. This includes scoping, documenting, recommending, purchasing, compatibility due-diligence, proof of concept testing, negotiation, vendor/contracts management, internal resource management (in addition to financial systems group), test plan development, user acceptance testing, and production transitioning.
  • Identify critical business issues faced by the accounting & finance groups and search for and develop/implement technology solutions and reports. Consider the use of machine learning/AI tools as it relates to recurring major functions, such as reporting and basic draft generation, review, and processing.
  • Develop adequate disaster recovery platforms/plans and testing environments for training and development for all applicable critical systems.
  • Oversee the maintenance of all systems including monthly and yearly rollover services administered both internally and externally, specifically for financial reporting and planning applications.
  • Manage system upgrades released by vendors annually. Plan upgrades in accordance with contract maintenance plans, including communication to customers and training, system performance testing, and coordination of UAT in a separate development environment to assess new functionality and compatibility with interfacing systems.
  • Manage system development, including code enhancements to vendor software, e-Invoice, billing, or check templates, in-house developed software and interfaces to other software programs

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • Thorough knowledge of accounting/finance and information systems as normally acquired through technical training or a bachelor’s degree in MIS, accounting, finance, business administration or a closely related field.
  • 15 or more years of total business experience with at least 5-8 years of accounting/finance experience, preferably in the professional services industry, and with 5 or more years of managerial experience.
  • Experience managing integrated financial systems.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Elite, Aderant, or a comparable ERP package in a professional service environment.
  • Must be able to read and interpret Transact-SQL to verify business rules for data warehouse and third-party interfaces perform the necessary actions with zero deviation. 

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 Manager, Financial Systems Solutions (New York City, NY)

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 the leadership team of our fast-paced Accounting & Finance Department as a Senior Manager, Financial Systems Solutions.

How Will You Make a Difference?  

  • Project manager responsible for all aspects of new system deployment ranging from large ERPs and ERP modules to third party software packages, system interfaces, or workflow solutions. This includes scoping, documenting, recommending, purchasing, compatibility due-diligence, proof of concept testing, negotiation, vendor/contracts management, internal resource management (in addition to financial systems group), test plan development, user acceptance testing, and production transitioning.
  • Identify critical business issues faced by the accounting & finance groups and search for and develop/implement technology solutions and reports. Consider the use of machine learning/AI tools as it relates to recurring major functions, such as reporting and basic draft generation, review, and processing.
  • Develop adequate disaster recovery platforms/plans and testing environments for training and development for all applicable critical systems.
  • Oversee the maintenance of all systems including monthly and yearly rollover services administered both internally and externally, specifically for financial reporting and planning applications.
  • Manage system upgrades released by vendors annually. Plan upgrades in accordance with contract maintenance plans, including communication to customers and training, system performance testing, and coordination of UAT in a separate development environment to assess new functionality and compatibility with interfacing systems.
  • Manage system development, including code enhancements to vendor software, e-Invoice, billing, or check templates, in-house developed software and interfaces to other software programs

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • Thorough knowledge of accounting/finance and information systems as normally acquired through technical training or a bachelor’s degree in MIS, accounting, finance, business administration or a closely related field.
  • 15 or more years of total business experience with at least 5-8 years of accounting/finance experience, preferably in the professional services industry, and with 5 or more years of managerial experience.
  • Experience managing integrated financial systems.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Elite, Aderant, or a comparable ERP package in a professional service environment.
  • Must be able to read and interpret Transact-SQL to verify business rules for data warehouse and third-party interfaces perform the necessary actions with zero deviation. 

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 Manager, Financial Systems Solutions (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 the leadership team of our fast-paced Accounting & Finance Department as a Senior Manager, Financial Systems Solutions.

How Will You Make a Difference?  

  • Project manager responsible for all aspects of new system deployment ranging from large ERPs and ERP modules to third party software packages, system interfaces, or workflow solutions. This includes scoping, documenting, recommending, purchasing, compatibility due-diligence, proof of concept testing, negotiation, vendor/contracts management, internal resource management (in addition to financial systems group), test plan development, user acceptance testing, and production transitioning.
  • Identify critical business issues faced by the accounting & finance groups and search for and develop/implement technology solutions and reports. Consider the use of machine learning/AI tools as it relates to recurring major functions, such as reporting and basic draft generation, review, and processing.
  • Develop adequate disaster recovery platforms/plans and testing environments for training and development for all applicable critical systems.
  • Oversee the maintenance of all systems including monthly and yearly rollover services administered both internally and externally, specifically for financial reporting and planning applications.
  • Manage system upgrades released by vendors annually. Plan upgrades in accordance with contract maintenance plans, including communication to customers and training, system performance testing, and coordination of UAT in a separate development environment to assess new functionality and compatibility with interfacing systems.
  • Manage system development, including code enhancements to vendor software, e-Invoice, billing, or check templates, in-house developed software and interfaces to other software programs

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • Thorough knowledge of accounting/finance and information systems as normally acquired through technical training or a bachelor’s degree in MIS, accounting, finance, business administration or a closely related field.
  • 15 or more years of total business experience with at least 5-8 years of accounting/finance experience, preferably in the professional services industry, and with 5 or more years of managerial experience.
  • Experience managing integrated financial systems.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Elite, Aderant, or a comparable ERP package in a professional service environment.
  • Must be able to read and interpret Transact-SQL to verify business rules for data warehouse and third-party interfaces perform the necessary actions with zero deviation. 

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 Manager, Financial Systems Solutions (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 the leadership team of our fast-paced Accounting & Finance Department as a Senior Manager, Financial Systems Solutions.

How Will You Make a Difference?  

  • Project manager responsible for all aspects of new system deployment ranging from large ERPs and ERP modules to third party software packages, system interfaces, or workflow solutions. This includes scoping, documenting, recommending, purchasing, compatibility due-diligence, proof of concept testing, negotiation, vendor/contracts management, internal resource management (in addition to financial systems group), test plan development, user acceptance testing, and production transitioning.
  • Identify critical business issues faced by the accounting & finance groups and search for and develop/implement technology solutions and reports. Consider the use of machine learning/AI tools as it relates to recurring major functions, such as reporting and basic draft generation, review, and processing.
  • Develop adequate disaster recovery platforms/plans and testing environments for training and development for all applicable critical systems.
  • Oversee the maintenance of all systems including monthly and yearly rollover services administered both internally and externally, specifically for financial reporting and planning applications.
  • Manage system upgrades released by vendors annually. Plan upgrades in accordance with contract maintenance plans, including communication to customers and training, system performance testing, and coordination of UAT in a separate development environment to assess new functionality and compatibility with interfacing systems.
  • Manage system development, including code enhancements to vendor software, e-Invoice, billing, or check templates, in-house developed software and interfaces to other software programs

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • Thorough knowledge of accounting/finance and information systems as normally acquired through technical training or a bachelor’s degree in MIS, accounting, finance, business administration or a closely related field.
  • 15 or more years of total business experience with at least 5-8 years of accounting/finance experience, preferably in the professional services industry, and with 5 or more years of managerial experience.
  • Experience managing integrated financial systems.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Elite, Aderant, or a comparable ERP package in a professional service environment.
  • Must be able to read and interpret Transact-SQL to verify business rules for data warehouse and third-party interfaces perform the necessary actions with zero deviation. 

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 Manager, Financial Systems Solutions (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 the leadership team of our fast-paced Accounting & Finance Department as a Senior Manager, Financial Systems Solutions.

How Will You Make a Difference?  

  • Project manager responsible for all aspects of new system deployment ranging from large ERPs and ERP modules to third party software packages, system interfaces, or workflow solutions. This includes scoping, documenting, recommending, purchasing, compatibility due-diligence, proof of concept testing, negotiation, vendor/contracts management, internal resource management (in addition to financial systems group), test plan development, user acceptance testing, and production transitioning.
  • Identify critical business issues faced by the accounting & finance groups and search for and develop/implement technology solutions and reports. Consider the use of machine learning/AI tools as it relates to recurring major functions, such as reporting and basic draft generation, review, and processing.
  • Develop adequate disaster recovery platforms/plans and testing environments for training and development for all applicable critical systems.
  • Oversee the maintenance of all systems including monthly and yearly rollover services administered both internally and externally, specifically for financial reporting and planning applications.
  • Manage system upgrades released by vendors annually. Plan upgrades in accordance with contract maintenance plans, including communication to customers and training, system performance testing, and coordination of UAT in a separate development environment to assess new functionality and compatibility with interfacing systems.
  • Manage system development, including code enhancements to vendor software, e-Invoice, billing, or check templates, in-house developed software and interfaces to other software programs

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • Thorough knowledge of accounting/finance and information systems as normally acquired through technical training or a bachelor’s degree in MIS, accounting, finance, business administration or a closely related field.
  • 15 or more years of total business experience with at least 5-8 years of accounting/finance experience, preferably in the professional services industry, and with 5 or more years of managerial experience.
  • Experience managing integrated financial systems.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Elite, Aderant, or a comparable ERP package in a professional service environment.
  • Must be able to read and interpret Transact-SQL to verify business rules for data warehouse and third-party interfaces perform the necessary actions with zero deviation. 

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 Manager, Financial Systems Solutions (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 the leadership team of our fast-paced Accounting & Finance Department as a Senior Manager, Financial Systems Solutions.

How Will You Make a Difference?  

  • Project manager responsible for all aspects of new system deployment ranging from large ERPs and ERP modules to third party software packages, system interfaces, or workflow solutions. This includes scoping, documenting, recommending, purchasing, compatibility due-diligence, proof of concept testing, negotiation, vendor/contracts management, internal resource management (in addition to financial systems group), test plan development, user acceptance testing, and production transitioning.
  • Identify critical business issues faced by the accounting & finance groups and search for and develop/implement technology solutions and reports. Consider the use of machine learning/AI tools as it relates to recurring major functions, such as reporting and basic draft generation, review, and processing.
  • Develop adequate disaster recovery platforms/plans and testing environments for training and development for all applicable critical systems.
  • Oversee the maintenance of all systems including monthly and yearly rollover services administered both internally and externally, specifically for financial reporting and planning applications.
  • Manage system upgrades released by vendors annually. Plan upgrades in accordance with contract maintenance plans, including communication to customers and training, system performance testing, and coordination of UAT in a separate development environment to assess new functionality and compatibility with interfacing systems.
  • Manage system development, including code enhancements to vendor software, e-Invoice, billing, or check templates, in-house developed software and interfaces to other software programs

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • Thorough knowledge of accounting/finance and information systems as normally acquired through technical training or a bachelor’s degree in MIS, accounting, finance, business administration or a closely related field.
  • 15 or more years of total business experience with at least 5-8 years of accounting/finance experience, preferably in the professional services industry, and with 5 or more years of managerial experience.
  • Experience managing integrated financial systems.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Elite, Aderant, or a comparable ERP package in a professional service environment.
  • Must be able to read and interpret Transact-SQL to verify business rules for data warehouse and third-party interfaces perform the necessary actions with zero deviation. 

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 Manager, Financial Systems Solutions (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 the leadership team of our fast-paced Accounting & Finance Department as a Senior Manager, Financial Systems Solutions.

How Will You Make a Difference?  

  • Project manager responsible for all aspects of new system deployment ranging from large ERPs and ERP modules to third party software packages, system interfaces, or workflow solutions. This includes scoping, documenting, recommending, purchasing, compatibility due-diligence, proof of concept testing, negotiation, vendor/contracts management, internal resource management (in addition to financial systems group), test plan development, user acceptance testing, and production transitioning.
  • Identify critical business issues faced by the accounting & finance groups and search for and develop/implement technology solutions and reports. Consider the use of machine learning/AI tools as it relates to recurring major functions, such as reporting and basic draft generation, review, and processing.
  • Develop adequate disaster recovery platforms/plans and testing environments for training and development for all applicable critical systems.
  • Oversee the maintenance of all systems including monthly and yearly rollover services administered both internally and externally, specifically for financial reporting and planning applications.
  • Manage system upgrades released by vendors annually. Plan upgrades in accordance with contract maintenance plans, including communication to customers and training, system performance testing, and coordination of UAT in a separate development environment to assess new functionality and compatibility with interfacing systems.
  • Manage system development, including code enhancements to vendor software, e-Invoice, billing, or check templates, in-house developed software and interfaces to other software programs

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • Thorough knowledge of accounting/finance and information systems as normally acquired through technical training or a bachelor’s degree in MIS, accounting, finance, business administration or a closely related field.
  • 15 or more years of total business experience with at least 5-8 years of accounting/finance experience, preferably in the professional services industry, and with 5 or more years of managerial experience.
  • Experience managing integrated financial systems.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Elite, Aderant, or a comparable ERP package in a professional service environment.
  • Must be able to read and interpret Transact-SQL to verify business rules for data warehouse and third-party interfaces perform the necessary actions with zero deviation. 

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 Manager, Financial Systems Solutions (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 the leadership team of our fast-paced Accounting & Finance Department as a Senior Manager, Financial Systems Solutions.

How Will You Make a Difference?  

  • Project manager responsible for all aspects of new system deployment ranging from large ERPs and ERP modules to third party software packages, system interfaces, or workflow solutions. This includes scoping, documenting, recommending, purchasing, compatibility due-diligence, proof of concept testing, negotiation, vendor/contracts management, internal resource management (in addition to financial systems group), test plan development, user acceptance testing, and production transitioning.
  • Identify critical business issues faced by the accounting & finance groups and search for and develop/implement technology solutions and reports. Consider the use of machine learning/AI tools as it relates to recurring major functions, such as reporting and basic draft generation, review, and processing.
  • Develop adequate disaster recovery platforms/plans and testing environments for training and development for all applicable critical systems.
  • Oversee the maintenance of all systems including monthly and yearly rollover services administered both internally and externally, specifically for financial reporting and planning applications.
  • Manage system upgrades released by vendors annually. Plan upgrades in accordance with contract maintenance plans, including communication to customers and training, system performance testing, and coordination of UAT in a separate development environment to assess new functionality and compatibility with interfacing systems.
  • Manage system development, including code enhancements to vendor software, e-Invoice, billing, or check templates, in-house developed software and interfaces to other software programs

What Will You Bring to the Table?  

  • Thorough knowledge of accounting/finance and information systems as normally acquired through technical training or a bachelor’s degree in MIS, accounting, finance, business administration or a closely related field.
  • 15 or more years of total business experience with at least 5-8 years of accounting/finance experience, preferably in the professional services industry, and with 5 or more years of managerial experience.
  • Experience managing integrated financial systems.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Elite, Aderant, or a comparable ERP package in a professional service environment.
  • Must be able to read and interpret Transact-SQL to verify business rules for data warehouse and third-party interfaces perform the necessary actions with zero deviation. 

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

No current openings.

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

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

No current openings.

Assistant Manager of Patent Paralegals and Assistants (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 an Assistant Manager of Patent Paralegals and Assistants.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Recruiting, hiring, training, and assigning work to paralegals and assistants
  • Coaching and conducting evaluations with regard to paralegals’ and assistants’ job performance
  • Training paralegals and assistants with respect to rules and procedures through regular staff meetings
  • Managing day-to-day operations to ensure coverage of deadlines and to facilitate completion of job requirements
  • Maintaining a positive work environment within the department
  • Continually improving work processes

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • 3-5 years of management and/or patent paralegal services
  • 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

Assistant Manager of Patent Paralegals and Assistants (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 an Assistant Manager of Patent Paralegals and Assistants.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Recruiting, hiring, training, and assigning work to paralegals and assistants
  • Coaching and conducting evaluations with regard to paralegals’ and assistants’ job performance
  • Training paralegals and assistants with respect to rules and procedures through regular staff meetings
  • Managing day-to-day operations to ensure coverage of deadlines and to facilitate completion of job requirements
  • Maintaining a positive work environment within the department
  • Continually improving work processes

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • 3-5 years of management and/or patent paralegal services
  • 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

Assistant Manager of Patent Paralegals and Assistants (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 an Assistant Manager of Patent Paralegals and Assistants.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Recruiting, hiring, training, and assigning work to paralegals and assistants
  • Coaching and conducting evaluations with regard to paralegals’ and assistants’ job performance
  • Training paralegals and assistants with respect to rules and procedures through regular staff meetings
  • Managing day-to-day operations to ensure coverage of deadlines and to facilitate completion of job requirements
  • Maintaining a positive work environment within the department
  • Continually improving work processes

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • 3-5 years of management and/or patent paralegal services
  • 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

Assistant Manager of Patent Paralegals and Assistants (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 an Assistant Manager of Patent Paralegals and Assistants.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Recruiting, hiring, training, and assigning work to paralegals and assistants
  • Coaching and conducting evaluations with regard to paralegals’ and assistants’ job performance
  • Training paralegals and assistants with respect to rules and procedures through regular staff meetings
  • Managing day-to-day operations to ensure coverage of deadlines and to facilitate completion of job requirements
  • Maintaining a positive work environment within the department
  • Continually improving work processes

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • 3-5 years of management and/or patent paralegal services
  • 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

Assistant Manager of Patent Paralegals and Assistants (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 Minneapolis team in our fast-paced Practice Systems Department as an Assistant Manager of Patent Paralegals and Assistants.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Recruiting, hiring, training, and assigning work to paralegals and assistants
  • Coaching and conducting evaluations with regard to paralegals’ and assistants’ job performance
  • Training paralegals and assistants with respect to rules and procedures through regular staff meetings
  • Managing day-to-day operations to ensure coverage of deadlines and to facilitate completion of job requirements
  • Maintaining a positive work environment within the department
  • Continually improving work processes

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • 3-5 years of management and/or patent paralegal services
  • 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

Assistant Manager of Patent Paralegals and Assistants (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 an Assistant Manager of Patent Paralegals and Assistants.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Recruiting, hiring, training, and assigning work to paralegals and assistants
  • Coaching and conducting evaluations with regard to paralegals’ and assistants’ job performance
  • Training paralegals and assistants with respect to rules and procedures through regular staff meetings
  • Managing day-to-day operations to ensure coverage of deadlines and to facilitate completion of job requirements
  • Maintaining a positive work environment within the department
  • Continually improving work processes

What Will You Bring to the Table?

  • 3-5 years of management and/or patent paralegal services
  • 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

Practice Systems Administrative Assistant (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 Practice Systems Administrative Assistant.

How Will You Make a Difference?

  • Provide general clerical support to department management
  • Draft agenda, correspondence, meeting minutes, memoranda, and other departmental documents
  • Coordinate and set up meetings
  • Will be asked to use advanced technology such as PowerBI, PowerApps, etc.

What Will You Bring to the Table? 

  • High school diploma or equivalent plus one or more years of college education
  • At least 2 years’ experience in a professional services environment preferred
  • Technical orientation including proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook. Willingness to learn and adapt to evolving technologies as appropriate
  • Strong organizational skills including the ability to prioritize numerous tasks and complete them under time constraints.

 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

No current openings.

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