Gay Entertainment company near downtown Chicago is seeking a Part Time Contract Attorney with experience on intellectual property cases (mostly copyright and trademark). In addition you will have some general legal matters (drafting contracts, letter writing, business agreements etc.).
This position has the option of working from your home or our office allowing you to also set your own hours (nights, weekends, etc.) with weekly teleconference meetings and bi-weekly in-person meetings.
Position is being offered on a part-time contractual basis at a starting hourly rate of $50 hour to start - for about ten hours of work per week, plus a 25% percent of settlements from cases filed.
Have Excellent research, drafting and writing skills;
Excellent on making deadlines and time management skills;
Very familiar with copyright law and intellectual property.
Regular appearances in state and federal courts (primarily federal);
Previous IP experience, knowledge of the Copyright Act and Lanham Act;
Illinois Bar admission is required along with being admitted to the federal district court for the Northern District of Illinois or able to gain immediate admission;
Can be a recent graduate or experienced person (as long as your a member of the IL bar).
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