Did you know Superman (aka The Man of Steel) was co-created by a Canadian? In 1933, along with his high school friend – Jerry Siegel, Joe Shuster (a Toronto-born artist) created the character, while living in Cleveland, Ohio. Other Canadian connections to the Superman empire include the premise that the Daily Planet was based on the Toronto Star … and the city of Metropolis was inspired by Toronto’s skyline. What does this have to do with Match and Fable’s latest role? Nothing, really. That said, now that we have your attention, Mate Pavkovic is looking for a Legal Assistant in Toronto. PS: The role is 70% WFH. SUMMARY In this hybrid WFH position, the Legal Assistant will work clients and follow up with the patent application progress. The Legal Assistant will be detail oriented, having experience organizing and monitoring the progress of legal documentation, as well as communicating pertinent information to clients. The Legal Assistant will be familiar, preferably in the full patent prosecution practice with experience in IP docketing and billing. POSITION: LEGAL ASSISTANT LOCATION: TORONTO, ONTARIO (WFH 70%) RESPONSIBILITIES:
Review and report prosecution documents to the client
Monitor and follow up with appropriate parties to notify them regarding due dates and deadlines
Correspond and send reminders to clients
Review clients’ instructions and action
Open and close client files, as well as billing clients
3years’ experience in a similar role
Canadian and US patent experience
Experience in a high-volume work environment
Excellent collaboration skills with the ability to work independently
Strong communication skills (written and spoken)
Attention to detail, time management and prioritization skills
SALARY: $50,000 – $60,000 OTHER: health benefits + rrsp + 70% work from home + 3 weeks’ vacation INTERESTED?
1: Email your resume to Mate Pavkovic at; email@example.com. 2: Ensure the subject line reads; SPEEDING BULLET – 17E22MTCHFBL. 3: Based on the job description … tell Mate specifically … why you’re a fit for this role.