We are a leading IP firm with over 50 attorneys and specialist solicitors, providing clients worldwide with a full spectrum of advice and a fully integrated approach to all aspects of IP. With a global reach and local knowledge, we are experts in patents, trade marks, IP strategy, designs, copyright, contentious proceedings and disputes. From offices in Manchester, Leeds, Halifax, Cambridge and Alderley BioHub, we support some of the world’s most innovative businesses and leading academic institutions, helping them to maximise the value of their IP throughout its entire life cycle.
Our people are at the forefront of our business and we invest in them to ensure that they have the right training and experience to deliver the highest quality service to our clients globally. Our highly dedicated team combine a broad range of legal and technical experience with real-world commercial insight to mentor individuals in becoming experts in their field.
What we look for
We are always keen to hear from talented individuals who are looking for the next challenge in their career; candidates who have a passion for work, a love for learning and a desire to be part of a friendly, supportive team. We want people who enjoy diverse, challenging work and who share our commitment to providing exemplary client service. With us, you will have the opportunity to train with some of the UK’s leading attorneys and have the opportunity to work independently as well as part of a collaborative team.
We have a regular intake of trainees throughout the year and also run a ‘Work Placement Programme’, specifically designed to enable candidates to experience the diverse work of our attorneys.
Working for us also brings excellent benefits, competitive salaries, training and support and immediate involvement in real life day to day business.
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.View Appleyard Lees's Website