Patent Legal Secretary

Robert Half Legal - Boston, MA3.8

An international law firm's Boston office is looking to add a Patent Secretary. This is a great way to get in at a highly respected firm in the heart of Boston. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in patent prosecution and handling PCT filings in other countries. This company has a great office culture, offers a 7-hour work day and 35 hour work week! The pay is above average along with extremely generous PTO (over 5 weeks not including paid holidays) and benefits package. You will truly love working here! If you are interested in this job email your resume to

  • Prior experience with legal correspondence and court filing is a plus
  • Being savvy with word processing and spreadsheets is favorable
  • Be efficient in database management
  • Solid understanding of Microsoft Excel
  • Skilled at time management
  • 2+ years of prior relevant experience
  • Solid knowledge / understanding of local jurisdictional and federal court rules and procedures
  • Ability to communicate verbally and in writing effectively throughout all levels of the company
At this dynamic, growing firm, you can take the next step in your legal career! If you're looking for a position where you will work in a strong team-oriented environment, we would love to hear from you!