Barker Brettell are currently seeking a Trainee Patent Attorney to work with our Birmingham team.
We are looking for candidates with Physics, Electronics, Software and/or Technology, Computer Science degree to join the existing team. Candidates with a combined degree of mechanical/electronic engineering and software may also be considered.
Graduates should have a minimum 2:1 degree and should be highly motivated with good interpersonal skills. An interest in law as well as a knowledge of French or German would be advantageous, although not essential.
For all our trainee positions, a structured training programme is provided and each trainee will work directly with a qualified attorney as well as having exposure to other attorneys and support staff in order to gain a full experience of the profession.
Trainees are given a training budget as well as a comprehensive benefits package which includes bonus, contributory pension, life insurance, private medical insurance and permanent health insurance.