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Patent Paralegal

Ofinno, LLC
Reston, VA
Expired: over a month ago Applications are no longer accepted.
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Company Description

Who we are

Ofinno is a leading research and development lab for 5G/6G, Next-Gen Wi-Fi, and video compression technologies that deliver the future of connectivity. Home to expert innovators, talented patent attorneys, and some of the world’s most prolific inventors, Ofinno helps companies stay ahead of the technological curve by outsourcing their R&D from ideation to delivery.

Working for Ofinno will present you with a unique opportunity to join this team and to develop advanced technologies that will be patented and put into practice by leading companies in the industry. Our goal is to nurture your thirst for a challenge by presenting you with the toughest dilemmas of the industry. To help you succeed in this environment, we are committed to providing a positive space for you to make your contributions and we encourage you to develop your skills and interests continually. If you are growing, we are growing. Our success is our team.


Job Description

Ofinno is looking for an experienced Paralegal with patent experience to docket patent matters and work with attorneys to manage dockets, prepare and file US and foreign patent documents, prepare correspondence related to filings, track deadlines, interact with inventors, and correspond with foreign associates.  This position is based in Reston, VA.   

You will be a part of a creative, self-directed, and self-motivated team dedicated to advanced communications technologies. We believe in organic growth in a positive and professional environment that places a strong emphasis on employee development through innovation. Our research builds the foundation of the next generation of advanced technologies. 

What You’ll Do 

You will be responsible for: 

  • Working closely with patent attorneys and paralegals to prepare and file patent documents with the USPTO and WIPO 
  • Tracking cases using public patent retrieval systems (PAIR, ePCT) and patent docketing systems 
  • Preparing Information Disclosure Statements 
  • Researching patent prosecution issues 
  • Generating patent and portfolio documents, presentations, and reports 
  • Assisting with complex sales to large domestic and international organizations
  • Other tasks as may be assigned 

Who You Are 

You have a Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 2 years of patent experience.  Additionally, you are energetic and passionate about innovation with:   

  • Experience with a docketing system  
  • Experience working with PAIR and ePCT   
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc.) 
  • Experience in patent sales or in any position relating to sales
  • Paralegal certificate is preferred but not required

Additional Information

What Else You Should Know  

Our people are our business, and it is our job to take care of you.  We know you have to see it to believe it, but here are some of the perks you can count on: 

  • 401(K) matching -- We help you plan and save for retirement with a 401(K) matching program that’s available on day one.  
  • Free healthcare plans-- Ofinno covers full premiums for you are your family on select healthcare plans, including employer HSA contributions if applicable. 
  • Free Food -- Our kitchen is always fully stocked, including lunch, protein bars, fruit, sodas, coffee and tea.  
  • Unlimited Paid Time Off -- Our lives are enriched by family time, vacations and personal time, so we offer unlimited paid time off and sick leave.  
  • On-campus gym -- Unwind, reduce stress and feel great – even when you’re at work. 
  • Other benefits, too long to list -- Please discuss with our great People Ops team about additional benefits offered.

What Now?  

What are you waiting for? We hope you will click on the link and forward your credentials to us today. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.


Ofinno, LLC

Reston, VA



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