Paralegals assist attorneys by maintaining, filing records and arranging papers, summoning legal witnesses, maintaining a legal library, and more. They are also known as legal assistants or legal secretaries. They can work for a family law firm, a corporate legal department, a corporate in-house solicitor, a personal injury attorney, a real estate attorney, and several other types of lawyers.
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Career prospects & criteria
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What you need to get started
Basic knowledge in IP
Proficient in US, PCT, Indian patent filing, and prosecution activities.
Exposure/Hands-on experience in patent annuities will be an added advantage
An eye for technicalities
Strong Research and writing skills