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31 Aug 2017

  • Job Type: Graduate Trainee
  • Career Sector: Patents
  • Area of Specialism:
  • Start Date: Unspecified
  • Number of Positions: 5
  • Location: London (Holborn), Bath, Cardiff, Leeds & Germany
  • UCAS Points: Trainee Patent Attorney – Electronics & Software
  • Degree Required: 2:1
  • Disciplines Recruited From: Electronics, computing, physics, engineering, and related disciplines

EIP is a dynamic, forward-thinking firm and one of the fastest growing IP practices in the UK; it has expanded internationally via the opening of offices in San Diego (USA) Dusseldorf (Germany) and most recently Tokyo (Japan). It enjoys an excellent reputation for providing IP services primarily in niche specialisms and was the first firm in the UK to incorporate patent attorneys and IP litigation solicitors in a combined partnership.

EIP has a leading electronics and software practice and a significant presence in the life sciences, medical devices, pharmaceuticals and chemical sectors. Our clients range from blue-chip multinationals and research institutions to emerging start-up businesses. With offices nationally, our business come to us by recommendation from existing clients and on the strength of our reputation.

The practice has been built upon direct client work, with a client base which includes major mobile phone companies, universities, financial institutions, software developers and venture-capital-funded companies in Silicon Valley in the US.

We are looking for graduates and postgraduates who have excellent academic records in electronics, computing, physics, engineering, and related disciplines.

Ideal candidates must have:

  • 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 is training the Intellectual Property stars of tomorrow. Come and be a part of it.

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