Since being founded more than 70 years ago, FB Rice has become Australia’s most trusted intellectual property firm with offices across the country, in New Zealand, and a presence globally including South-East Asia.

Our trade marks team represents an extensive and impressive range of local and international clients. We are looking for experienced and motivated people to join this dynamic, rapidly growing and high-calibre team across our Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth offices.

The Team

Our trade marks team has expertise across many different industries and company types, from bold startups to established enterprises looking to lead their respective markets. We offer the highest quality strategic advice to clients who require protection for their brands and products.

Our growth has led to a variety of opportunities for trade mark assistants, and lawyers or attorneys to join our team.

Your Training and Skills

We are looking for talented, motivated, Australian or New Zealand registered trade mark attorneys and experienced assistants and administrators to join our team.

The Roles

Our trade marks team has a great mix of intellectually stimulating and challenging work with exposure to a broad range of local and international clients, across all industries.

  • Trade Mark Lawyer / Attorney
  • Trade Mark Assistant

Working at FB Rice

You will be joining Australia’s most trusted intellectual property firm. Although proud of our expertise, what truly sets us apart is how we combine expertise with integrity and a determination to help clients achieve their goals. We are real people who build partnerships based on trust by being open, approachable, and totally focused on our clients’ needs. This unique approach has seen us win nine Australian Client Choice Awards, including being named Best Specialist IP Firm five-years running and Best Client Experience Firm for Specialist IP in 2021 and 2022.

We believe creating and maintaining a strong internal culture is integral to serving our clients. We take great pride in our staff and are firm supporters of gender equality, as demonstrated by our inspiring team of outstanding women leaders. We also support diversity and strive to maintain a healthy and balanced work environment for our staff and have been awarded the Employer of Choice for Gender Equality with the Workplace Gender Equality Agency.

As a privately-owned partnership that is committed to seeing the firm remain wholly owned by its partners, we can offer a variety of staff benefits. We provide ongoing training and support with structured professional development and mentoring programs to fast-track your career along with a friendly and collegial environment.


At FB Rice, we're lucky to do what we love.

People perform at their best when they’re in a supportive environment, surrounded by a great team, and working toward a purpose they believe in.
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How to Apply

Please submit your cover letter and CV via email to our People, Culture and Training team by clicking the "Apply Now" button below.

To be eligible for this position you must be fluent in English and have an ongoing right to work in Australia.

All expressions of interest are strictly confidential.

FB Rice recognises the importance of a diverse and inclusive workplace, and encourages any interested candidates with the above-mentioned technical background and professional skills to apply. Please read our Inclusion and Diversity Statement on our Careers page.