Patent Associate (Law Firm of E.B. Astudillo & Associates)

Name of Company / Institution: Law Firm of E.B. Astudillo & Associates

Work Location: 10th Floor Citibank Center, 8741 Paseo de Roxas

Company Brief Description:

The Law Firm of E.B. Astudillo & Associates, founded by Enrico B. Astudillo, Esq., was a multipractice law firm when it was established on July 1, 1984. As the Firm celebrates its 35th year anniversary in 2019, it has evolved into a Firm with a strong and firmly established reputation in intellectual property law. Today, the Firm is widely recognized for its expertise in the areas of patent, trademark, copyright, and intellectual property rights enforcement, among others.

The Firm consists of a total of 20 lawyers, patent agents, paralegals and administrative staff. Its offices are located in Citibank Center in the heart of the business district in Manila, Philippines where it maintains modern office facilities including a fully-networked computer system throughout the organization.

The Firm believes in and endeavors to maintain a small firm profile and that under the peculiar conditions in the Philippines, a small firm offers distinct and advantageous features which are unavailable in large firm settings. Hence, we are able to devote a greater personal attention to and directly attend to our work and clients. The level of awareness by personnel of the Firm’s work and of the professional services required is very high. Our proud list of international clientele that today and since our founding, entrust us with their work attests to our capability and to our strength.

Job Title: Patent Associate

Job Responsibilities:

Main responsibilities include filing and prosecuting patent applications, preparing letters-advice to clients concerning Office Actions issued by the Bureau of Patents, preparing and filing responses to such Office Actions, docketing outstanding substantive issues and formalities for compliance, and analyzing and processing incoming and outgoing correspondence. Other responsibilities include conducting patent searches, evaluating and analyzing search results, and providing freedom to operate opinion and expert advice on patentability issues.

Job Qualifications:

– Single
– 25-30 years of age
– Graduate of Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering or Chemistry (board passer is preferred) from U.P., Ateneo, DLSU, UST or Mapua
– Competent in Microsoft Office Programs such as Excel and Word
– Must have good oral and written communications skills in English

Salary Range (PHP): 20,000-30,000

Contact Person / Details:
Andrew Mariano
(63-2) 818-1742/ 893-5760

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