Legal Assistant - Patents

  • Job Reference: 0956
  • Date Posted: 2 May 2018
  • Recruiter: Ryder Reid Legal
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £38,000 to £42,000
  • Sector: Other Legal
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

If you have a least two or three years' experience working in all facets of legal patent work, then our client would like to hear from you. They are one of the largest and most successful Intellectual Property Specialists in the world and boast a busy and diverse client base that cover virtually every industry and technological sector on the planet. They have won awards for both contentious and non-contentious work and are recognised for their diversity and inclusion in many 'top 100 lists'.

They currently have an exciting new opportunity for a Legal Assistant to start working in Patents for which they have won law firm of the year on multiple occasions. You will be tasked with supporting a number of new and established fee earners helping with a mixture of work in a department well-known for the structure and quality of the training they provide which will help you integrate into a group renowned for their busy portfolio of clients involving some interesting prosecution work.

Ideally you should have a university degree or at least three years' experience working in Patents, a CIPA qualification, knowledge of EPO patent rules and regulations, strong data entry and word processing skills, excellent verbal and written communications skills and be able to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment without the quality of your work suffering. Please send your CV for immediate consideration.