Trainee Patent Attorney/Tech

Physics, Electronic, Computer Science. 2 vacancies.

Job Description:

We have an exciting opportunity for two high calibre graduates with a degree in physics/electronics/computer science (2:1 or above).

You will receive face to face training to become a patent attorney while working in the tech group. You will be trained to the highest professional standards.

At Swindell & Pearson we really are one big team; we support intellect, ambition and hard work but we also care for our employees. Through personalised support, at all stages along your career path, we will help you progress and achieve your goals.

Candidate requirements:

You should be able to communicate effectively in writing and verbally. Some knowledge and experience of electronics, software or telecommunications would be advantageous, as would an interest in scientific and technical developments.

You should be conscientious and capable of working to deadlines. You will also need to be organised.

A large number of professional exams are required to become a patent attorney, so a high level of commitment is required.

Qualification requirements:

  • A degree in physics/electronics/computer science (2:1 or above).
  • A consistently strong academic performance in science, maths and English language.
  • A PhD or industrial experience, while not required, would be an advantage.


  • Competitive Salary
  • Private Pension
  • Face-to-face training

Other details:

  • Permanent, full-time position after probationary period.
  • Early applications strongly advised.
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How to Apply

Please send your CV and a covering letter to Tim Gilbert at Please include GCSE and A level grades (or equivalent).

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  • Degree required
    2:1 and above
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Preferred Disciplines...
  • Computer Science
  • Electronic
  • Physics
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