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31 Jan 2017

The role

We currently have an immediate opportunity for a graduate or postgraduate to join our thriving Brighton office engineering team.

What are we looking for?

  • Excellent academic ability – you must achieve, or have achieved, a 2.1 degree result or above in any Computer Science, Electronics, Telecoms or Mathematics field
  • Ability to analyse and interpret complex technical matters
  • Ability to think laterally
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English language to advise on technical and legalissues in understandable terms
  • Strong organisational skills

What we offer

  • A highly competitive salary and benefits package
  • A relaxed and friendly working environment
  • A varied diet of work, so that your caseload covers a broad range of different legal and technical areas.
  • The opportunity to become a key part of our clients’ strategic planning
  • Exceptional quality of training and support to help you qualify as a Chartered and European patent attorney
  • A genuine interest in the fulfilment of your career as a patent attorney with us. As a market-leading firm, we will not only help you to enhance your technical ability, but also your commercial judgement and business development skills
  • Direct partner mentoring and supervision, and ongoing support from senior colleagues and other trainees

About Dehns

We are one of the largest patent and trade mark private practices with office presence across the UK and in Munich. The Firm has a strong “family feel” and can attribute much of its success to the internal support and training provided, along with the organic growth of our client base.

The Firm’s Engineering, Physical Sciences & Electronics department currently comprises:

  • 14 Partners;
  • 1 Consultant;
  • 12 Associates;
  • 22 Technical Assistants.

Wish to apply?

If you think you have the right qualifications, technical skills, and ambition we would like to hear from you!

  • Job Type: Graduate Trainee
  • Number of Positions: 8
  • Start Date: 01 January 1970
  • Location: Brighton
  • UCAS Points: Trainee Patent Attorneys (Computer Science & Electronics)
  • Degree Result Required: 2:1
  • Salary: Competitive salary & benefits package
  • Application Details: Please submit your CV and cover letter via our online recruitment portal.
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