Dorsey & Whitney Logo Project Specialist Intern Applied 30/04/19 Apply on Company Site Save 3.5 Dorsey & Whitney Denver, CO Project Specialist Intern Dorsey & Whitney Applied 30/04/19 Apply on Company Site Save Applied 30/04/19 Apply on Company Site Save Job Company Rating Reviews Dorsey & Whitney is a trusted legal advisor and valued business partner with locations across the United States, Canada, Europe and Asia. We are a premier legal counselor to companies worldwide in a wide range of industries, including banking & financial institutions; development & infrastructure; energy & natural resources; food, beverage & agribusiness; healthcare; and technology. We are seeking a Project Specialist Intern for our Patent Group/Denver office. As an intern, you will assist attorneys with domestic patent applications, including technical research and analysis with respect to matters pending before the U.S. Patent Office. Are you currently pursuing an undergraduate degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering? Do you have an interest in the legal field and patent practice group? If so, then we would love to hear from you. This internship will be full-time during the summer of 2019 with the possibility of continuing part-time into the school year of 2019/2020. In this role, you will: * Run patent searches. * Perform prior art searches. * Perform basic analysis of large portfolios of patents to validate, categorize, and quantify patent search results. * Check status of and look up information for U.S. and international patents and apps (using USPTO PAIR, WIPO, etc.). * Perform online research on products, including research in online databases. * Prepare and format Excel spreadsheets, tables, and charts related to patent assets and/or projects. * Track and report on the status of patent applications marked for monitoring. * Maintain and index repositories of product and patent related documents. What we are looking for: * Current student pursuing an undergraduate technical degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering. * Ability to communicate clearly in oral and written form. * Excellent attention to detail. * Excellent organizational skills. * Ability to prioritize. Preferred: * Familiarity with the patent prosecution process. * Familiarity with docketing and filing responsibilities. * Knowledge of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office electronic filing system. * Knowledge of docketing databases. * Ability to conduct searches on computer databases. Dorsey values the strength that comes from a diverse and inclusive workplace. It contributes to the success of our people and our clients and enriches our experience. We encourage individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences to apply. Dorsey & Whitney LLP is an EEO/AAP/Disabled Vets Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, affectional preference, disability, age, marital status, familial status, status with regard to public assistance, military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status. How to Apply: Dorsey & Whitney LLP accepts online applications. Please go to the Careers section of the Dorsey website at www.dorsey.com/staffjobs and complete Dorseys online application form. We do not accept application materials by mail or email except as a reasonable accommodation for qualified disabled applicants. Individuals who are unable to use our online process due to a disability should call 612-492-5178. Dorsey offers a competitive pay and benefits package including health care plans, a generous paid time off policy, paid holidays, retirement savings plan, profit sharing contribution, and more. Please note that Dorsey is not currently accepting search firm submissions in connection with this opening. Overview Website www.dorsey.com Headquarters Minneapolis, MN, United States Size 1001 to 5000 employees Founded 1912 Type Company - Private Industry Accounting & Legal Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable Competitors Unknown Dorsey & Whitney Photos Dorsey & Whitney photo of: CBS Building, 51 w 52nd St.