How to Apply
We welcome applications from the areas of Science and Engineering to our Patent Graduate training programme, and from a broad range of subjects for the Trade Mark graduate training programme.
Applying is straightforward enough: just download the 2017/18 application form, complete it and return it - with your CV and a letter telling us why you are the perfect match for Withers & Rogers - to email@example.com.
If you have the skills we are looking for, you will be invited to join us at one of our selection days in either our London, Bristol or Leamington Spa offices.
What happens at a selection day?
Selection days an opportunity for you to show us that you have the right skills to become a successful Patent or Trade Mark attorney and to find out more about our Firm:
- You will be tested on your written communication skills, both technically and commercially.
- You will have an interview with some of the Partners to make sure you really understand the role of an Attorney and what we expect of you as a trainee here at Withers & Rogers.
- You will have the chance to meet our Attorneys and find out about their experiences - the ‘highs and lows’ of being in the profession.
- You will be asked to join a group discussion to demonstrate your communication, teamwork and influencing skills. There is also an opportunity to show us what you are really passionate about.
Where appropriate you may also be invited to a specific office so that you can see where you could be based.