As the IP Services coordinator, Lauren Pogue supports the attorneys and clients of McBee, Moore & Vanik IP, LLC with a variety of tasks. She coordinates the workload variations of the Docketing and Administrative Departments at MMVIP while identifying efficiency improvements and training opportunities to the staff. Additionally, Lauren maintains all aspects of MMVIP’s government contract with the National Institute of Health including:
- preparing and submitting estimates
- preparation and submission of various filings to the USPTO
- and invoicing completed work
Lauren also supervises the Docketing and Administrative departments, coordinating workloads and standardizing tasks to ensure effective maintenance of data and deadlines. She is also charged with balancing tasks of staff members to establish an effective work/life balance.
Lauren has three years experience as a paralegal with MMVIP and two years experience in docketing.
She also has eight years experience serving as a Marketing Specialist in the public and private sector. With a strong background in graphic design and photography, Lauren also performed a wide variety of functions including:
- social media management
- devising and implementing a marketing plan
- creating graphics and collateral materials
- event planning
- crafting and publishing blogs, news and press releases
Lauren was born and raised in Hagerstown, Maryland. She currently holds her Associate of Arts degree in Graphic Design from Hagerstown Community College and is working toward her Bachelor of Science degree in Graphic Media. She resides in Hagerstown with her husband, Matt, and three pugs, Winston, Panini and Minerva.