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Senior Patent Counsel

MWA presents an exciting opportunity within a rapidly growing biotechnology venture. Our client is on a mission to better the health of people worldwide working in the development of immunotherapies; harnessing the full potential of the immune system to fight cancer, infectious diseases, and other serious conditions. This company houses some of the world’s leading scientists within immunotherapy. Utilising their various therapeutic areas, this company is striving to address the need for therapeutic treatments in cancer and serious diseases. Now is your chance to become part of this mission.

As Senior Patent Counsel, this is an opportunity to:

  • Join a company at the cutting-edge of immunotherapy treatments. Our client is home to some of the world’s leading scientific experts, working on new breakthroughs and partnering with pioneers across the globe.
  • Sit at the heart of innovation, working in partnership with scientists to develop pioneering treatments. You will become an expert on our client’s therapeutic areas, and provide valued IP insights into groundbreaking advances.
  • Experience the full range of in-house patent responsibilities on a daily basis. Your role is diverse and varied. Overall, you will lead your assigned innovation projects and manage your portfolio strategically. This means you will gain exposure and involvement in many responsibilities from invention development through to litigation, licensing and contracts.
  • Make your mark! This is an opportunity to play an autonomous role in an innovative company. Not only is it a career-defining opportunity, offering options to grow and develop your career in many ways, but it is also a chance to make a genuine impact in some of the most challenging areas of healthcare globally.

This role requires a qualified European patent attorney (or equivalent) with a technical background in Biotechnology or related fields. The successful candidate will possess a solid foundation of knowledge and experience across European patent matters, including the implementation of IP strategies. An understanding of multiple patent jurisdictions is advantageous.

If you want to work at the cutting edge of biotechnology development, get in touch!

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Location: Multiple locations considered

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