Work for Holzer Patel Drennan

To bring out the best in our clients, we need to bring out the best in each other.

It’s why our culture is fundamental to our story.

Burn-out runs deep in our industry. When we founded HPD in 2011, we wanted things to be different. We worked hard to build a foundation based on mutual respect, authenticity, and diversity. We value the alignment and integrity of our team. It helps each of us show up at work each day, motivated to be our best to serve a variety of clients nationally and internationally.

Setting You Up For Success

  • Flexible billable hours for adjustable compensation structure
  • Paid parental leave
  • Excellent support professionals
  • Competitive compensation packages
  • Management and mentorship
  • Salary benchmark reviews
  • Professional development training

Holzer Patel Drennan is a Denver-based intellectual property law firm with an office in Minneapolis.  We offer a benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, mental health, parental leave, 401k + match, and paid time off.

Interested in joining our team?

Current Job Postings

Patent & Trademark Assistant

Holzer Patel Drennan is seeking a Patent and Trademark Assistant to join its team in Downtown Denver. This is a hybrid remote/in-office position. The right candidate will provide administrative support to paralegals and attorneys. We pride ourselves on having a professional team and can provide:

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Competitive Compensation/Benefits
  • Career Advancement
  • Supportive Management

Education and/or Experience:

  • High School Diploma/GED; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Familiar with USPTO (U.S. Patent and Trademark Office) Procedures, Rules, and Requirements.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • The ability to work independently.
  • Prioritize assignments.
  • Handle multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Knowledge of Internet software; Spreadsheet software; and Word Processing software.
  • Foundation IP experience a plus.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Core duties and responsibilities include the following (other duties may be assigned):

  • Prepares, proofreads, enters requested edits, and sends out legal documentation and correspondence, such as client letters.
  • Assists in research and location of legal materials pertinent to pending matters.
  • Routes correspondence, articles and other documentation to lawyers and other company personnel.
  • Manages attorney calendars, monitors attorney dockets, and assists in meeting deadlines.
  • Coordinates meetings.
  • Performs other clerical duties such as scheduling appointments; providing information to callers; composing, editing, and sending routine correspondence; and reading, routing, and filing incoming mail and email.
  • Files correspondence and legal documents in the office filing system, both electronic and physical files.
  • Ensures proper indexing and filing of original legal documents.

This is a full-time, regular position with competitive pay and benefits including health, medical, vision, dental, life, 401K, paid holiday, generous paid time off policy, and additional benefits. Holzer Patel Drennan is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For more information about our firm, please browse our website. Holzer Patel Drennan is committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, sex or gender, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. Pay range is $50,000-$60,000 DOE.

In order to be considered for this position, please submit a resume and cover letter outlining how you meet the requirements of the position to employment@hpdlaw.com. All inquiries will be kept in strict confidence.