Legal Associate ( IP/Corporate)
Legal Assistant / Associate
3 - 4 Year(s)
� Candidate should be able to draft correspondences and cause papers assisting partners in gathering, compiling, preparing, organising and filing cause papers for Court Proceedings with own initiative, self-discipline and work independently under minimum supervision.
� Candidate should have at least some experiences into Intellectual Property be it trademark/ patent/ industrial design registration/ copyright filing, prosecution, IP docketing or IP litigation.
� Candidate must be familiar with Online Court Filing, EFS, E-review and able to liaise with Court staff and officers to ensure smooth running of the litigation cases undertaken at the firm.
� Candidate must be able to conduct hearing & trial independently in court when necessary.
� Candidate must be able to join in meetings with partners to take down meeting minutes and follow up with clients for the next course of action without reminders given in order to complete the matter in full.
� Candidate may be required to assist in any division of the firm at the discretion of the partners.
� Candidate shall be able to attend clients independently and dealing with relevant authorities in order to meet the deadlines on a timely manner.
� Candidate shall be able to adopt software/ applications as working tools on a daily basis which have been implemented by the firm.
� Must be able to work independently, efficiently, professionally with well time management.
� Have a good working attitude, responsive, accountable, keen to learn, and able to work as a team and able to attend to urgent matters if necessary during off working hours (sometimes).
� Must have good communication skills, proficient in both written and spoken Malay & English language, proficient in Mandarin both written and spoken would be a valuable advantage.
� Diligent and able to meet deadline, Possess efficient organizational and multi-tasking skills.
� Meticulous, disciplined and punctual.
� Candidate must possess basic IT knowledge and able and willing to use software and applications provided by the firm in completing daily tasks assigned.
� A minimum of 3 years of PQE in corporate/ commercial/ IP practice.
This position is only open to Malaysian citizens.