Patent Attorney, APAC

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 1_041018
Sector: Legal In-House

A top-tier multinational player in the semiconductor industry is looking to hire a Singapore-based Patent Attorney for APAC, reporting to the Functional Head.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct regular training to promote IP awareness, mentoring and guiding business stakeholders in early innovation process
  • Work with external counsel in APAC
  • Provide counsel on IP and support HQ in litigation matters
  • Work closely with HQ on creating and driving IP plans across APAC

To qualify for this role, you must have:

  • 6-8 years of relevant IP/Patent experience in law firm or in house
  • Qualified attorney in China or Singapore
  • Experience in drafting and filing patent applications, handling patent prosecutions
  • Solid English speaking skills and knowledge of an Asian language is preferred
  • Strong interpersonal, communication skills and effective negotiation skills