Vacancies – Professional Staff

Qualified Associate Patent Attorney, technology – Birmingham and London

We are recruiting for associates to join our thriving technology patent departments in our Birmingham and London offices. The successful candidate will handle all aspects of protecting inventions and registered designs and, additionally, provide advice and opinions to clients on a range of issues, including freedom to operate.

The technology teams in our Birmingham and London offices have practices which span a wide range of fields, including household appliances, Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG), medical devices, mechanical engineering, electronics, materials, and software. We recognise that candidates are unlikely to have the ability to handle all such subject-matter areas, although the ability to practice in a range of areas would be an advantage.

For further information on the position available and requirements for the role, please click here to see the attached job description.

Forresters is an Equal Opportunities employer and are committed to promoting equality, diversity and inclusivity in the IP profession, which is why we have signed up to the IP Inclusive Charter.

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