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    Biotechnology Partner

    The Firm

    Established in 1930 by Arthur Bellamy Tomkins, Tomkins has been part of Ireland’s evolving innovation and business scene almost since the birth of the nation. Tomkins’ fusion of dependable legal savvy, technical expertise and strategic creativity makes capturing and protecting innovative products and processes, tangibles like trademarks and designs, even entire business models – straightforward. Each technical field is represented by highly experienced attorneys, protecting the innovations of some of the world’s biggest brands.

    The Opportunity 

    Now, with the upcoming retirement of a senior partner, there is an a unique, exciting opportunity to:

    • Lead the firm’s biotechnology practice – you will enter the firm as a Partner who will assume responsibility for the existing global biotechnology client base. You will also nurture the team to develop and grow the portfolio, and manage the ongoing success of this key team.
    • Join a leading IP practice whose attorneys are internationally recognised by numerous awarding bodies as leading experts in the field of IP. The firm represents some of the world’s best known brands and companies. Tomkins supports greatness, and they want you to be part of it.
    • Make your mark as one of the key pillars within Tomkins. While supporting the firm’s established clients, you will also have the opportunity to focus on growing and building the team, as well as attracting new clients and prosperity for the future, ensuring that you can make your own impact within the firm. This is truly a career-defining opportunity.

    The Ideal Candidate

    Tomkins is looking for an ambitious, entrepreneurial patent attorney who is ready to create impact and implement strategic growth within the firm. You must be a qualified European Patent Attorney with a background in the biological sciences. In addition, this position requires a client-centric attitude. Tomkins adopts a client focused approach to their IP services, and this ethos will reflect in the work you conduct. Furthermore, you will have substantial experience of client acquisition, through networking and business development initiatives. This is a partnership position and as such, you are required to contribute to the growth of the practice.

    For more information or to apply for this exciting opportunity, please contact Kieron Wright. 


    Location: Dublin, Ireland - Remote working possible

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