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As we are a boutique IP firm, we are looking for candidates that have a strong interest in patent and trade mark law, copyright and related fields of intellectual property. For various reasons, it is not advisable to pursue articles of clerkship in such a narrow field of law if you have not decided to focus your career accordingly.

Please note that we do not offer internships or vacation programmes.

Qualified Attorneys

Patents:  None

Trademarks:  None


Candidate Attorneys

We are now accepting applications for Articles of Clerkship 2020. Closing date: 31 July 2019.

Note: All applications will be reviewed in the third quarter of 2019.


Support Staff

Patents:  Patent Secretary (patent experience essential)

Trademarks:  Trademarks Secretary (trademark experience essential)


How to apply

Documents to be included in your application:

  • Motivation Letter stating why you would like to specialise in this field of law
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Academic transcript, including senior certificate
  • Additional supporting documents


Send your application to work@vonseidels.com

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