Senior Patent Attorney (Biotechnology)

Burgess Paluch Legal Recruitment

Leading top tier national IP law firm are on the lookout for a switched on and driven patent attorney to join its team.

  • Top tier national IP law firm with domestic and international clients
  • Exciting work in a down to earth, friendly and supportive team environment
  • Top $$ + Benefits
Firm: Is a established top-tier IP law firm with offices around Australia. The firm has, time and time again won numerous awards for the outstanding work done both nationally and internationally. Due to rapid growth, an opportunity has arisen for a senior patent attorney to join the biotechnology team.

The firm is made up of outstanding professionals from all walks of life. The firm prides itself on its outstanding and supportive team, down to earth culture and collegiate team environment. 

If you like the sounds of what you are reading, this role is for you!

Skills/Experience: You will have experience working in either a top tier patent attorney firm, international firm, boutique firm or in-house team. You will have an ability to manage matters independently and to work effectively in teams on larger matters. You must also have an ability to establish a professional profile, professional networks and a desire and ability to grow, both as an Attorney and as a leader. 

Ideally you will be eager and hungry to win work and build up a practice in a market that can, at times, be challenging. 

In addition to the above you will:

- have approximately 4 years post qualification industry experience,
- possess a solid academic track record – degree and PhD in biotechnology, molecular/cell biology or closely related field (required)
- show the ability to communicate technical concepts accurately and succinctly, and
- demonstrate excellent verbal, written and presentation skills.

- Competitive salary
- Flexible work arrangements
- Professional development and career advancement opportunities
- Study and exam leave options
- Work/life balance
- Social events
- Down to earth and relaxed culture

If you are interested in hearing more about this role please contact Jas Bassi at 03 8676 0331 or Alternatively, if the above role is not exactly what you are looking for, please feel free to contact me to discuss other opportunities.