Patent agent trainee / Patent agent

Reference: PRO2020-02
Status: Permanent
Location: Montréal

Description

Over a century of legal advice to domestic and international organizations has made Lavery the leading independent law firm in Quebec (#1 in Canadian Lawyer’s Top 10 Quebec Regional Law Firms). Our business vision: to be the leading player in the transformation of legal services in Quebec. 

With an integrated team of over 500 people, including 250 professionals based in Montreal, Quebec City, Sherbrooke and Trois-Rivières, Lavery is committed to delivering a 360° approach by offering organizations personalized and innovative legal solutions in business law, labour and employment law, litigation and conflict resolution, public and administrative law and intellectual property. 

One of the firm’s most rewarding accomplishments is to have been able to preserve and pass on the values that have shaped our identity: human qualities, professional expertise, respect, innovation and training. Once these values are combined, something essential becomes visible to the eye: Lavery has a soul. 

Overview of Position 

In order to complement an experienced team and meet the ever-increasing demands of its national and international clients, Lavery wishes to add a patent professional at its office in downtown Montreal. The position will interest a patent agent or trainee who has ideally worked in this sector. 

You will have the opportunity of serving a client base made up of financial institutions, large businesses and SMEs operating in cutting-edge industries such as telecommunications, consumer electronics, artificial intelligence (AI) and fintech as well as the manufacturing sector, aeronautics, energy and natural resources, mining and forestry and the automobile sector.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering, physical engineering, computer engineering, or physics;
  • Be interested in the field of law;
  • Bilinguism;
  • Writting;
  • Communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Good analytical mind.

Why Join Lavery Lawyers

Major firm recognized in the legal industry and the local and international business community for the depth of its expertise.

Decision-making based in Quebec, such that new ideas can very rapidly be turned into concrete action.

Dynamic and intellectually stimulating professional environment where you will have the chance to bring your ideas to bear and implement new projects.

Solid support for your professional development.

Partnerships benefiting our clients and our professionals: Montréal International, Expo Entrepreneurs, The Chamber of Commerce of Metropolitan Montreal, Les Affaires, etc.

A committed firm: Pro Bono Québec, first law firm to receive the Gender Parity Certification, cooperation with the Barreau du Québec’s Justicia and Panorama projects, partnership with Pride at Work, first law firm to receive the “Ici on recycle!” program’s highest distinction, etc.

Please e-mail your résumé to [email protected]

The use of the masculine form in this document to refer to persons is for the sole purpose of simplifying the text. Lavery is an equal-opportunity employer.

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