Trainee Patent Attorney - Electronics

Bath, Cardiff & London

Unique opportunity to train with class-leading electronics patent practice whilst gaining exposure to high-profile litigation cases.

EIP continues to make waves in the field of patent litigation, particularly relating to telecoms patents. The blended team of skilled lawyers and technically astute patent professionals has made EIP the standout provider of services in this area.

EIP is now able to offer trainee patent attorney positions for electronic engineering candidates which will include collaboration with the EIP Legal team on some of our high profile cases. Alongside this, you will develop your skills as an attorney; training alongside recognised industry leaders and working with high-profile clients.

Typically, candidates will have completed a PhD in an electronic engineering discipline, ideally with a particular focus on telecoms.Those trainee attorneys who have been most successful at EIP have been able to demonstrate:

- Appropriate professional attitude e.g. personable, prepared, flexible and enthusiastic;
- Excellent academic background;
- Strong analytical skills; Strong presentation skills;
- Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
- The ability to demonstrate initiative and the ability to act independently

Full academic and professional support ensures EIP are training the Intellectual Property stars of tomorrow.

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We're always searching for the best people.

We have an inclusive flexible working policy that includes part-time and/or flexible hours as well as working remotely and/or from home.

Our modern systems have allowed us to adapt effortlessly to the changing nature of today’s working practices. At EIP, our strong focus on collaboration ensures that even when we’re working apart we’re still together.

Please note that due to the large volume of applications we receive (both for active roles and on a speculative basis), and whilst we endeavour to reply to each application, if you have not heard from us within 4 weeks, please assume your application has been unsuccessful.

The exception to this is trainee patent attorney recruitment which is a rolling process and we may revisit CVs received longer than 4 weeks ago. We typically will only contact those who we are looking to put into process.

Please contact a member of the recruitment team via with any questions about your application.

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