Patent Attorney

Date: 17 May 2023

Location: London, GB

Company: Dentons


Department: Patents

Location: UK

Duration: Permanent

Reports to: Partner

Type of Role: Office Based/Hybrid/Remote

Reference No: 4392


The Department 


We are consistently ranked as a leader in the field of IP and assist many of the best-known technology businesses in the world. We work on an exciting mix, including patent prosecution, oppositions, opinion work, portfolio strategy, FTO and litigation support across all technologies, including artificial intelligence, computer science, space and satellites through life sciences and biotech. The team also works closely with our Venture Technology practice, which supports over 1,000 early-stage companies disrupting their sectors. 

Our highly-rated global IP and Technology group includes more than 800 lawyers and plays an important role in the Firm's overall growth strategy. We now want to hear from talented patent attorneys who are interested in contributing to the growth and development of the practice, within a supportive and collegiate global team.  


Required experience, skills, and attributes


If you are a qualified European patent attorney, ideally 1 - 4 PQE, looking to join a well-established and highly-regarded global patent prosecution practice in London or Munich we'd like to hear from you. Our European team is led by patent attorney Dr Justin Hill and our industry-leading team of talented patent attorneys is growing. 

If you are strategically minded, highly commercial and looking to progress your career on a growing global platform, we'd like to begin discussions. All areas of technology will be considered, but we are particularly interested in artificial intelligence, computer science and life sciences. We are open minded on working locations.

Firm Profile

Dentons is the world's largest law firm, delivering quality and value to clients around the globe. Dentons is a leader on the Acritas Global Elite Brand Index, a BTI Client Service 30 Award winner and recognized by prominent business and legal publications for its innovations in client service, including founding Nextlaw Labs and the Nextlaw Global Referral Network. Dentons' polycentric approach and world-class talent challenge the status quo to advance client interests in the communities in which we live and work.


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Equal Opportunities

Dentons is committed to providing equal opportunities for all. We welcome applications from candidates with disabilities and support those in the workplace who have a disability. During the application process, any applicant has the opportunity to tell us about any adjustments they may require during the application process. Any disability disclosure will be dealt with confidentially and sensitively and if you want to speak directly to a member of our team, please email



If you are interested in applying for this position, we welcome direct applications via our careers page, but if you have any questions beforehand please email – Enquiries only please, applications will not be accepted via email.


Please note that we will not accept unsolicited CVs sent to the business, nor will we accept any associated terms of business.