Trainee Patent Attorney - London

(Chemistry, chemical engineering or related subjects)

We are seeking a recent graduate with a minimum 2.1 degree result, or post-graduate with at least a good first degree, in chemistry, chemical engineering, or related discipline to train to become a patent attorney. In addition to a strong academic background you will need good interpersonal skills, the ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing, and excellent attention to detail.

The role will be based in our offices at 12 Fulwood Place, London, WC1V 6HR. Hours are 35 hours per week, 9am - 5pm, Monday to Friday. Holidays - 25 days (pro rata) in the first year increasing by 1 day each year thereafter up to a maximum of 30 days. Benefits are: discretionary annual bonus, workplace pension scheme, season ticket loan after 6 months' employment.

A competitive salary is offered.

We are recruiting for a start date this year and interviews are currently ongoing.

To apply for this role please email Jane Speer at:, or send your CV with a covering letter marked “Private & Confidential”, indicating salary requirements, to Jane Speer at the Firm’s address. Please note Reference Grad19 on your application.