A top UK firm, with one of the largest and best-known Patents team in Europe, is looking for a mid-level Patent Litigation Associate to join its internationally recognised group.
This well-established full-service UK firm is defined by its innovative and modern approach to the law. It offers an entrepreneurial and forward-thinking working environment and a collegiate culture.
In this Patent Litigation role, you will handle High Court patent litigation (and advise clients pre-action). You will also have the opportunity to assist with coordinated multi-jurisdictional disputes. Patent litigation work will be in the life sciences, electronics/telecoms and mechanical/engineering sectors.
In addition to contentious work, there will also be scope for you to assist with commercial patent work, such as drafting agreements, regulatory advice, and corporate M&A support.
The Patent Litigation team acts for clients in all the main jurisdictions of the new Unified Patent Court. The group is highly experienced across both contentious and non-contentious patent work and has a wealth of experience in advising IP-rich businesses across industries including pharma, biotechnology, chemicals, medical devices and equipment, automotive, telecoms, electronics, and software.
To be successful in this Patent Litigation role, you will have an excellent academic background (a minimum 2.1 degree) and at least 50% of your post-qualification experience will consist of patents work. A scientific background is an advantage, but is not essential.
If you would like to be considered for this Patent Litigation position, please send your CV. Please note, if you have not received a response within five working days then your application has been unsuccessful.