We are currently seeking a graduate trainee to join our Birmingham office, to work towards the qualifications of Chartered Patent Attorney and European Patent Attorney. Besides patents there will be opportunities to become involved in other aspects of IP.
On the job training and examination support is provided, but a significant level of private study is required to gain the qualifications. It usually takes at least four years for new trainees to attain full qualification.
We are flexible as to a start date.
If you are interested in joining us please click on the apply button to send your CV and covering letter.
Recruitment is ongoing and we are considering applications when they are received.
Please note that at present we are not actively recruiting any new graduate trainees for our other offices. We nevertheless welcome speculative applications which we will keep on file for consideration if a vacancy arises.
Candidates should have, or be predicted to obtain, a good (2:1 or higher) honours degree in Physics, Electrical Engineering or a related discipline. In addition to a relevant science degree, an excellent and proven facility with written English is essential.