Paralegal Employment Opportunities

Steptoe & Johnson LLP is an equal-opportunity employer EOE/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran.  All inquiries will be held in strict confidence.

Washington Office

Please direct your inquiries directly to:

Steptoe & Johnson LLP
Human Resources Department - Room 491
1330 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036-1795
E-mail or fax resume and cover letter to 202.261.0627

Chicago Office 

Please direct your inquiries directly to Deborah Fletcher-Broucek, Legal Administrator, Steptoe & Johnson LLP, 115 S. LaSalle Street, Suite 3100, Chicago, IL 60603,

Paralegal – IP Trademark Specialist
We are seeking an IP paralegal with expertise in the Trademark practice. Experience with patent prosecution is also needed.  This position will perform substantive duties, primarily in the Trademark area, including filing and efiling, research, writing, and managing domestic and international trademark clearance, prosecution, maintenance and enforcement activities.  Familiarity with USPTO, CIPO and OHIM websites required as well as current knowledge of CPi and PATTSY. 4 year college degree required.  At least 5 years of paralegal experience in IP/Trademark/Patent area.  Paralegal Certificate from an ABA-approved school or other advanced degree in relevant specialty area preferred.

New York Office

Please direct your inquiries directly to Heidi Braun, Legal Administrator, 1114 Avenue of the Americas New York, NY 10036

Palo Alto Office

Phoenix Office

For positions in our Phoenix office, please contact Marsha Kendall, Legal Administrator, at

Brussels Office

For positions in our Brussels office, please provide your CV and a recent English writing sample to Mrs. Kathleen Van Nuffel, Director of Administration - Brussels Office, at