Our Helsinki office is looking for a Trainee Patent Attorney

Will you be our next Trainee Patent Attorney?

The Trainee Patent Attorney Role

You will work and train on-the-job towards full qualification as a patent attorney. You will be provided with all of the support and training needed to pass the required examinations while working and gaining experience as a patent attorney in your day-to-day work.

You will gain first-hand experience of patent drafting and applying for patents on behalf of our clients, and you will be involved in protecting ground-breaking technologies within the ICT, electrical and electronic engineering, and physics field from the outset.

You will be joining a team of five patent attorneys working in the ICT, physics and electronics fields. Teams at Boco IP are self-directed with no hierarchy, which gives you the opportunity to be involved in the decisions regarding the running of the team and the business from day one.

Monthly salary: 3500 – 4000 e

The Trainee Patent Attorney Candidate

In order to qualify as a European Patent Attorney, you must have a degree in a relevant technical field. You will therefore have a good bachelor’s, master’s or doctorate degree in a relevant field (e.g. physics, computer science, electrical/electronic engineering, mathematics).

You are a recent or soon-to-be graduate, or someone with the relevant technical background who is looking for a career change.

In addition to your technical skills, you must have an excellent command of both written and spoken English. Fluency in Finnish is advantageous but not required.

Our Company

Established in 1928, Boco IP is an award-winning intellectual property firm, which has offered confidential, personal and flexible service for more than 90 years.

Boco IP employs around 30 attorneys and IP specialists with deep technological expertise across a diverse range of technical fields. Clients include companies working across information and communications technology and engineering fields, including microelectromechanical systems, measurement and sensor technology, quantum computing, transport technology and electronics and electrical devices, and range from small start-ups and individual inventors to large multinational companies.

Our clients always get the support that they need from attorneys who understand both the technical and commercial aspects of their businesses. Boco IP has been recognised as the leading patent attorney firm in Finland by two of the industry’s major publications, Managing IP and Intellectual Asset Management.

The firm’s innovative atmosphere and care for its personnel have been key factors in the firm’s success. A good reputation as an employer continues to attract new, competent experts to the team. Boco IP has also been nominated six years in a row by the Great Place to Work Institute as one of the best places to work in Finland.

Application deadline 28 January 2021 by e-mail: rekry@bocoip.com

Recruitment contact: HR Manager Marjukka Hausalo, Tel. +358503253551 or marjukka.hausalo@bocoip.com


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