- Communication, electrical, mechatronic, electronic, physics and/or software technologies
- Local and international clients
- Active, friendly and collegial team
- Sydney or Brisbane
FB Rice is a leading, privately owned partnership and growing top tier intellectual property (IP) firm, with offices located in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth. We are experts in the protection of IP and we work with our clients to create strategies with high commercial impact.
We have a rare and exciting permanent opportunity for a registered Patent Attorney (from recently qualified to Senior Associate level) to join our successful practice in our Sydney or Brisbane office. Experienced Trainee Attorneys will also be considered.
The role will involve intellectually stimulating and challenging work including patent drafting and advice for a diverse mix of clients, with a large proportion being Australian clients. We value client engagement and we look for candidates who show keen interest in their client’s business activities. FB Rice is supportive of attorneys developing their client base, including active participation in local, interstate and international events.
To be considered for this opportunity, you will possess a solid academic background in computer science, communication, electrical, mechatronic, electronic, physics and/or software technologies. It is crucial to have the ability to communicate technical concepts accurately and succinctly and excellent verbal, written and presentation skills. An ability to work in a team as part of a large professional services firm is also important.
FB Rice is committed to seeing the firm remain wholly owned by the partners of the firm. Our key areas of focus are to develop a firm that is the best patent and trade mark attorney firm in Australia to work for and also to provide the best possible service to our clients.
FB Rice provides ongoing training and support with a structured professional development and mentoring program along with a friendly and collegial environment.
This is your opportunity to join a top tier IP firm and to further develop your career as a Patent Attorney.
Applications must be submitted with a cover letter and CV.
All expressions of interest will be kept strictly confidential.