A great chance to relocate and join a firm with a down to earth culture and plans for expansion. They appreciate that moving during a pandemic (or even when there isn’t a pandemic) is not straightforward so you will be able to work remotely for a period before relocation.
The job has considerable career progression baked in – you will benefit from an extensive existing portfolio but will be encouraged to build on this with your own networking activities. While there will be ample support in the early days, this is a role that would suit someone seeking much more autonomy and who is not afraid to challenge themselves. That’s not to say you’ll be left out on your own, the team is incredibly friendly and collaborative ensuring there will always be someone to ask and bounce ideas off.
This role is for an attorney who has relatively recently qualified but has a good breadth of early experience. For the medium-term, career development is very bright. There is the potential of a Partner role in the next few years so as you grow into the job that will be an opportunity that can be claimed.
You will be a European qualified Patent Attorney (from any jurisdiction), with a background in electronics, physics or similar. The current portfolio is a mix of high tech plus a mixed bag of smaller general mechanical client work thrown in. Technologies include computer networks, telecommunications, cloud computing, semiconductor design, farm equipment, consumer appliances, medical devices and food technology. There are also numerous potential avenues for you to explore to build on the portfolio to suit your technical interests.
The firm has a lovely inclusive culture with a focus on a healthy work/life balance. They’re a fantastic place to work.