Trade Mark Lawyer (Mid/Snr) - 6 month contract

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

  • 2017 Law Firm of the Year
  • 2017 Intellectual Property Team of the Year
  • 6 month contract with potential to extend

About Us

Gilbert + Tobin is a Top Tier Corporate Law firm recognised in Chambers Global and Asia Pacific Legal 500 as an expert in its practice areas. We are at the forefront of legal innovation, have successful and expanding practices in all our specialist areas, and we enjoy a reputation for providing our clients with the highest quality service and expert legal advice. We have over 650 staff working in our Sydney, Melbourne and Perth offices.

Intellectual Property @ G+T

We aim to be at the forefront of IP legal services in Australia, engaged in the most complex cases for clients for whom IP issues are critical to the success of their business. We have a dedicated lawyer team that practices exclusively in IP law. Our partners are ranked as leading Australian IP lawyers in the legal directories including Chambers, Managing Intellectual Property, Asia Law and PLC Which Lawyer.

We cover the spectrum of intellectual property issues including trade marks and brand protection, copyright, patents, false advertising, breach of confidence, database protection, commercial IP, licensing, product liability and anti-counterfeiting.

About You

We are currently looking for a talented trade mark lawyer to join the practice on a 6 monh contract (potential to extend) group with the following qualities:

  • 3+ years post-admission experience
  • Good knowledge of intellectual property law
  • Specialist skills in trade mark clearance, prosecution and enforcement, commercial IP and due diligence
  • Superior analytical and drafting skills + attention to detail
  • Commercial awareness and the ability to work effectively with clients
  • The ability to work autonomously and in a team environment

As a first tier firm we offer our lawyers competitive remuneration and professional variety. Our flexible approach means we reward based on merit and performance.

For more information please contact Scott Baker - Talent Acquisition Mnaager (02) 9263 4398.


Gilbert + Tobin endeavours to recruit and fill vacancies directly. However when we do need to engage with agencies, Gilbert + Tobin operates within a preferred suppliers list. Only agencies who have been briefed on a vacancy will be asked to submit CVs. All CVs should be uploaded directly onto the system via the instructions provided by the HR contact.  We are unable to accept candidate CVs via email.

Category: Experienced Lawyer - Intellectual Property

Reference ID: AU0000SB000201

Date Posted: 23/11/2017