Protecting the ideas that shape the future

Our client, P&TS, is one of the leading intellectual property consulting firms in Switzerland with offices in Neuchâtel and in Zurich. Ever since its creation, P&TS has always counted on the excellence of its services and of its talents to ensure its growth. P&TS does not just protect its clients’ inventions but it works with them to build a global intellectual property strategy around all their IP assets in order to maximise their return on investment. To develop further its fast-growing activities in German speaking areas, we are looking for a dynamic

Patent Attorney / Patentanwalt

In this position, you will assist Swiss and international clients in protecting and defending their innovations.

Main responsibilities
  • Patent applications: Analysis of invention announcements, strategy proposals, patentability searches, drafting patent applications in German and in English, examining applications
  • Searches: patentability and freedom-to-operate searches in collaboration with our team of patent information analysts
  • Audits: IP roadmaps, IP assessments
  • Business Development: management and independent development of client portfolios 
Your profile
  • European Patent Attorney with at least 4 years' experience, preferably in an IP law firm
  • German Patent Attorney, able to represent P&TS clients directly before the Deutsches Patent- und Markenamt (DPMA)
  • Initial qualification as physicist, electrical, mechanical or microtechnology engineer
  • Able to conduct client meetings and draft patents in German and in English
  • Ability to listen to, and understand, client's challenges and requirements
  • Dynamic, pragmatic, autonomous, self-motivated, committed, reliable
  • Capable of handling multiple simultaneous projects
If you are interested in this challenge and recognize yourself in this profile do not hesitate to call us for additional information or apply in English or in German by email. The position is based in our attractive Zurich office.
  • Job Title
    Patent Attorney / Patentanwalt
  • Branche
  • Berufsgruppe
  • Region
    Grossraum Zürich
  • Kennziffer
  • Ihr Berater
    Jacques Laurent
    Jacques Laurent - jacques.laurent (at)
    18, avenue d'Ouchy
    CH-1006 Lausanne
    +41 21 613 70 00
Jacques Laurent
Jacques Laurent