Biotechnology Patent Attorney

Job Location: AUSTRALIA

Spruson & Ferguson is a leading intellectual property firm committed to providing a fully integrated service for the protection, commercialisation, enforcement and management of all forms of intellectual property including patents, trade marks and designs.

Spruson & Ferguson is a subsidiary of the publicly listed company IPH Limited – the first intellectual property firm to list on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) in November, 2014.

An opportunity is available for a motivated Australian Registered Patent Attorney and/or European Patent Attorney with excellent communication and interpersonal skills to join our Chemical/Life Sciences team in Sydney.

The ideal candidate will have postgraduate qualifications in biotechnology (PhD level) and experience in a broad range of patent attorney work including drafting of patent specifications, prosecution and opposition work, and providing infringement and validity opinions.

We offer an attractive remuneration package commensurate with experience; continuing professional development; the opportunity to work closely with highly motivated and qualified practitioners; a supportive and friendly working environment; challenging work and the opportunity to develop your skills and establish relationships with our local and overseas clients.
Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

To progress your professional career with one of Australia’s leading patent and trade mark attorney firms, please forward your CV with a covering letter to recruitment.au@spruson.com.