Carpmaels & Ransford is one of the leading firms of patent & trade mark attorneys, based in London, with a global reputation for the best patent work in engineering, IT, chemistry, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology. Being a leader in our field is not an accident, it’s the product of expertise, experience and recruitment of the best individuals from the world’s top universities.
Whilst intellectual prowess is the bedrock of our firm, there are other important factors that contribute to the special energy found within the firm. We look for committed and enthusiastic individuals, and foster a culture where everyone’s view is valued. As one of the world’s first patent attorney firm, we celebrate and value a distinguished heritage, whilst continually striving to be at the cutting-edge of our profession.
About our Open Day
Carpmaels & Ransford is delighted to offer an Autumn Open Day at our Central London office on 27 September 2018.
If you are attracted by the prospect of joining a firm at the forefront of intellectual property law, one of our open days for aspiring patent attorneys could give you a real insight as to what the job entails.
Our open days are very relaxed and give you the opportunity to meet with a variety of people at different stages of their career journeys from across our practice groups.
The programme is designed to give you a better understanding of the daily life of a patent attorney.
As well as some presentations, it includes interactive workshops giving you the opportunity to get involved with patent drafting and prosecution. We finish the day with refreshments and the opportunity to chat with our people about their experiences within the profession so far.
We typically offer up to 30 places for each of our open days.
What you need to have
– Minimum 360 UCAS points (or equivalent)
– Minimum 2.1 (STEM) degree
– An excellent command of both written and spoken English
– Keen interest in learning more about the profession
What we will give you
– A great opportunity to get an insight into the patent profession and us
– Exposure to IP Law
– Helpful tips for joining the profession
– Contribution towards travel expenses
– Central London location
Priority will be given to applicants who are expecting to complete their academic studies or research within the academic year following the open day.
How to apply
Please apply via an online form on our website by selecting the job in the practice group most relevant to you based on your degree (further guidance on the application process will be provided on our website). Should you be uncertain, we will ensure your application is directed to the most suitable practice group for review.
Applications will be considered between July and 27 August 2018.
The number of spaces on our Autumn Open Day is limited. Failure to be selected for an open day should not discourage applicants from applying for a graduate position or other future insights.Apply now