General Attorney at US Patent and Trademark Office

US Patent and Trademark Office

Full-Time

Mid Level

Juneau, AK, USA

$144.128 - $172.500

12 Nov → 12 Dec

Job Description

OGL is looking to hire one or more experienced attorneys to handle information law matters. OGL is responsible for representing and advising management on a broad range of issues involving administration and management of the USPTO, other than those concerning intellectual property litigation and policy. OGL attorneys represent the USPTO in litigation proceedings and/or provide advice and legal opinions on matters including information law (FOIA - including duties as USPTO FOIA Officers, privacy, records management, social media), administrative law (fiscal/rulemaking), employment law, personnel and labor law, investigations, and procurement.

Job Responsibilities

  • Reviewing policies, procedures and other agency publications for legal sufficiency.
  • Managing USPTO FOIA and Privacy Act request programs;
  • Providing day-to-day guidance on privilege, privacy, disclosure obligations, and records management

Requirements / Qualifications

  • Aplicants must possess a Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an ABA accredited law school

  • 4 years of professional law/legal experience

  • Experience advising clients and/or representing clients in litigation, drafting memoranda of fact and law, motions, pleadings, litigation reports and other legal documents

Benefits/What We offer

  • Health Insurance

How To Apply

Apply through LegalJobs.

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