Patent Attorneys


Tomkins is recruiting fully qualified European Patent Attorneys to expand their established patent team. Tomkins offers the chance to join the trusted European IP partner for the world’s biggest technology companies and best-known brands, a firm consistently ranked as no. 1 for patent prosecution in Ireland.

Our award-winning Life Sciences team are also expanding and looking for a fully-qualified European Patent Attorney with 3 years+ PQE and a Biotechnology / Microbiology / Immunology / Biochemistry / Genetics background. The ideal candidate will have considerable experience in patent prosecution, opposition and appeal, and will demonstrate a strong drive for business development. The role offers the opportunity to work on an enviable and diverse existing client portfolio from various research institutions, pharmaceutical leaders, and an established network of International associates, while growing/expanding one’s own portfolio.

This opportunity is based in our head office in Dublin, however, successful candidates may combine remote and office-based work.

To the successful candidate(s) we offer:

  • A supportive, communicative and encouraging work environment – we want you to achieve your potential!
  • Support to develop/extend personal client base
  • A clear route for progression
  • Full support in achieving the requisite professional qualifications

Think Intellectual Property. Think Tomkins.

Job Specifcations:

  • Remuneration package: Generous
  • Environment: Fun, vibrant and fast-paced
  • Bonus scheme: Generous personal, self-achievable target-based
  • Hours: Flexible working hours and remote working opportunities
  • Closing date: Ongoing


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