IP Job vacancies

This section includes all the IP jobs that were advertised in the latest issue of the CIPA Journal as well as online only adverts. You can list all vacancies or filter your search via location and / or job type. 

If you would like to include your vacancies in the monthly publication and/or on the CIPA website please e-mail Iain Ross or telephone him on 020 3289 6445. 

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Job Vacancies

  • Dawn Ellmore Employment Any Level – Engineering/Electronics Patent Attorney – North WestDescriptionThis is an incredible opportunity to join a forward thinking practice, with a very impressive client list and access to some of the most interesting and varied work available in the patent industry. Work will include access to sectors including engineering and medical devices, consumer electronics and telecoms, and there will be ample opportunity to involve yourself in contentious matters. Attorneys operating at all levels, from part qualified upwards, will be considered – our client is...
  • IP SupportAssignments Paralegal (IP) – Part-Time or Full-Time - LondonDescriptionAssignments Paralegal (IP) – Part-Time or Full-Time - London A fantastic opportunity for someone with experience recording assignment of rights, licences, change of names and mergers to join one of the leading firm of Patent & Trade Mark Attorneys. This is a fee earning position that will offer the successful individual responsibility and autonomy not commonly found in roles of this nature. Applicants should have experience dealing directly with foreign agents and domestic IPOs. You...
  • Dawn Ellmore Employment Assistant/Patent Secretary – CambridgeDescriptionLooking to develop or continue a career as a Patent Secretary? We have just taken on a new role for a top tier law firm who are currently on the lookout! You must have previous experience in a similar role and be an excellent communicator with a pro-active work ethic. The main purpose of this role will be to assist Attorneys while providing secretarial support, so an organised and motivated approach is a must! Duties will include: Manage fee-earner diaries Perform various secretarial...
  • G2 Legal.jpgBiotech - LondonDescription Biotech, Associate – London Ideal for a progressive and commercially astute qualified patent attorney (CPA or EPA) with a proven life sciences/biotechnology background and drafting/prosecution experience with direct clients. Therefore, you must be comfortable in liaising with clients and feel confident in advising and defending complex patent portfolios. First-hand experience of handling blue-chip, SMEs and university-based clients is desirable.
  • G2 Legal.jpgBiotech & Life Sciences, YorkDescription Biotech & Life Sciences, York Part/Newly Qualified  Are you a part/newly qualified Patent Attorney considering your employment options? I am working with a firm that has grown their business from 15 Partners to 42 within 8 years. This success is largely due to the fantastic people within the organisation and the company’s commitment to training and developing their staff. There is an open door to progression that is not reliant on other people moving within the organisation.
  • Appleyard-Lees-logo.jpgBiotech specialists, Manchester or CambridgeDescriptionBiotech specialists – Manchester or Cambridge Biotech specialists: 1 x Trainee Attorney, Manchester and 1 x Part-Qualified / Newly Qualified Attorney, Manchester or Cambridge. Our Life Sciences group continues to grow and we have exciting opportunities in our Manchester and Cambridge offices.  If you are wishing to train to become a patent attorney, or are a part-qualified or finals standard biotech specialist looking to join a progressive firm, we’d like to hear from you....
  • Mathys Squire LLPBiotech, CambridgeDescription Junior Associate Biotech – Cambridge We have an opening for a junior Biotech fee earner to work alongside James Wilding who has an existing team of one Associate and a TA. His practice is a mixture of EPO prosecution and opposition work. James is based in Cambridge so this would be the ideal location but he already supervises team members in London so we would consider London, Manchester, York or Oxford based applicants if they were prepared to travel to Cambridge or London from time to...
  • AspireBiotechnology (Part Qualified/Associate), CambridgeDescription Biotechnology (Part Qualified/Associate) £45,000 - £65,000 + Benefits - Cambridge A fantastic biotechnology opening for a finalist/newly qualified attorney to join a prestigious and hugely progressive UK practice. Commended as a true international firm, they pride themselves on both the calibre and range of client portfolios. You should possess an incisive and commercially sound legal mind to support a number of key accounts of high-value strategic worth. Applications are sought...
  • Dawn Ellmore Employment Biotechnology Patent Attorney (Trainee/PQ Level) – London or CambridgeDescriptionPlease get in touch with us to find out more about this fantastic opportunity for a trainee / part qualified patent attorney to join the life sciences team of a well-respected and successful IP practice. You can expect exposure to work across a broad spectrum of biotechnology and life science related subjects, including (amongst other things) immunology, diagnostics and therapeutics, genetics, plant biology and biofuels. The team works on a good mix of drafting, prosecution and opposition work,...
  • G2 Legal.jpgChemistry & Engineering, GlasgowDescription Chemistry & Engineering Part Qualified - Glasgow Are you a part-qualified Patent Attorney in chemistry & engineering considering your employment options and career prospects? I am working with a firm that has grown its Patent business substantially from 15 partners to over 40, and now employs a total of 270 people. The role offers a fantastic opportunity for a Glasgow based Attorney or relocator, within an organisation that is focused on developing its staff.

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