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Trainee Patent Attorney Summer Intern - Digital - Bath

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1mo ago

🚀 Summer Internship


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  • You should have a technical background and be pursuing a degree in physics, electronics engineering, or computer science. Strong communication, research, and analytical skills are a must. Initiative, self-motivation, and attention to detail are key.
  • You will shadow a mentor, assist with tasks, attend training sessions, and receive insight into patent protection and attorney roles during this internship at EIP in Bath. Opportunity for a permanent role may be considered.

Summer Internship

Legal, Science•Bath


  • EIP is proud to offer opportunities to those seeking an insight into the day-to-day life of a patent attorney. It is the perfect way to be exposed to all that a career in patent law has to offer and will enable you to decide whether it is the right path for you.
  • Each year we have openings during the months of June to spend two weeks with one of our practice groups as an Intern. This is a paid opportunity and our Interns will receive an allowance for the duration of the internship.


  • We are seeking individuals who are curious about intellectual property and have a keen interest in patents. You will be in the process of undertaking a bachelors and/or masters degree with a physics, electronics engineering, computer science or similar technical background.
  • Successful candidates will also be able to demonstrate the following:
  • An appropriate professional attitude (personable, well prepared, flexible and enthusiastic)
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to deal with a variety of people at different levels
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Excellent research and presentation skills
  • Self-motivation, and the ability to manage own workload
  • Meticulous attention to detail, and an analytical mind
  • Initiative and the ability to act independently

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities



  • Join informative induction sessions into life at our firm
  • Attend training sessions designed to provide further insight into topics such as, but not limited to, the basics of patent protection, the role of a patent attorney, working as a trainee and key IP rights and laws
  • Shadow your mentor and assist with various tasks designed to provide a representative insight into the typical work of a patent attorney
  • Our interns are assigned a mentor and supervisor for the duration of the internship. The mentor will typically be either a current patent scientist, associate or senior associate and the supervisor will typically be one of our partners. Both will have a specialism in the technical area that best aligns with your interest and academic background.
  • In addition, those who are successful in receiving an offer of an internship will be considered for a permanent patent scientist/trainee patent attorney opportunity during the internship.


Work type

Full time

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