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Driven by legal challenges?

The European Patent Office, an innovative, quality-oriented, diverse and dynamic employer, is looking for lawyers for:

  • its Employment Law Directorate, which gives legal advice to Office management and Human Resources departments and represents the EPO in internal appeals before the Appeals Committee and in complaints before the Administrative Tribunal of the International Labour Organization
  • its Appeals Committee Secretariat, which supports the Appeals Committee in its operations and is responsible among other things for preparing hearings and internal deliberations and carrying out legal research

You are a motivated, result-driven and agile lawyer.
You have specialised knowledge in administrative international law, plus knowledge of the fundamentals of private law, including employment law.
You enjoy working in a multicultural environment together with inspiring people.

The EPO is the place for you

 


You are a motivated, result-driven and agile lawyer.

You have specialised knowledge in administrative international law, plus knowledge of the fundamentals of private law, including employment law.

You enjoy working in a multicultural environment together with inspiring people.

The EPO is the place for you

 

Regarding the application procedure

The EPO is recruiting in 3 groups:

  • Group 1 - publication period: 2 weeks (8.10.2018 - 22.10.2018)
    You’re available immediately? This is the right group for you - click here to apply.
     
  • Group 2 - publication period: 4 weeks (8.10.2018 - 8.11.2018)
    You’re quite flexible but not available immediately? Click here to apply.
     
  • Group 3 - publication period: 3 months (8.10.2018 - 8.01.2019)
    You want to apply but will not be available for some time? Click here to apply.