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  • Job Type: Graduate Job
  • Profession: Patent Attorneys
  • Start Date: September 2017
  • Number of Positions: 1-2
  • Location: York
  • UCAS Points: Graduate Trainee Electronics
  • Disciplines Recruited From: Electronic or Electrical Engineering
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Degree Required: 2:1

Secerna LLP is looking to recruit a trainee patent attorney to join the Electronics and ICT team in the firm’s York office.

As a trainee patent attorney at Secerna you can expect to work closely with the Partners and Senior Attorneys at the firm on a broad range of matters including original patent drafting and amendment. In addition, you will gain invaluable experience assisting on the contentious and advisory work the firm has a reputation for.

Candidates must have a proven excellent academic record, with at least a first or upper second class undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in Electronic or Electrical Engineering or Computer Science.  The position is ideally suited to a recent graduate or post-graduate or those expecting to graduate in summer 2017.

As well as having a strong academic record, candidates must also be able to demonstrate good interpersonal skills, excellent attention to detail and the ability to express themselves in a clear and logical manner, both orally and in writing.

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