Careers

Trade mark lawyers and attorneys

The trade mark group at Davies Collison Cave offers challenging and rewarding careers for people willing to work hard to achieve their career goal. You will have great mentoring from senior lawyers and practitioners, as well as having the opportunity to work in a friendly, flexible and progressive work environment within a professional team.

Our trade mark attorneys practice in both Australia and New Zealand and have access to an established network of international Associates with strengths in specific technical areas. This enables us to offer expert advice and services to any foreign jurisdiction, particularly within the United States and Europe.

What does a trade mark attorney do?

A trade mark attorney advises on all aspects of trade marks and related intellectual property matters, including search analysis and advice, prosecution of domestic and overseas applications, opposition proceedings and enforcement of trade mark rights.

A trade mark attorney can assist clients:

  • Apply for and secure trade mark registrations in Australia and overseas,
  • By advising on use and registration of trade marks
  • By assisting in licensing and assignment of trade marks
  • By conducting trade mark litigation in Australia and overseas

What are we looking for?

At Davies Collison Cave, we look for people:

  • With relevant qualifications, such as a Bachelor of Laws or Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice
  • Who are registered as a trade mark attorney
  • With experience in an IP Law or trade mark area

In addition to these academic and industry qualifications, to be successful in a career as a trade mark attorney with our firm, you need to be:

  • An excellent communicator with a strong command of the English language and highly developed writing skills
  • Committed to providing clients with quality advice and service at all times
  • Able to readily assimilate and critically analyse information and think laterally
  • Able to contribute as a valued team member

How to apply

If you believe you have the required skills and qualifications, please contact us for further details on applying for a position at Davies Collison Cave.