Careers

Our people come from diverse backgrounds, have specialist skills and are industry experts. Would you like to join them?

AJ Park is the intellectual property firm of choice in Australia and New Zealand, well respected both within the patent attorney profession and by the clients we work with. Our people are talented, energetic and career-oriented. They come from a diverse range of backgrounds and disciplines including law, science and engineering. Our work environment is knowledge-based and we are committed to high standards of professionalism.

AJ Park has offices in Auckland, Sydney and Wellington, and currently employs nearly a third of New Zealand's patent attorney professionals working in New Zealand firms. Our people work in small specialist teams. Our litigation and commercial teams are also well regarded.

Opportunities exist to become one of Australasia's leading intellectual property experts.

If you are interested in finding out more about a career as an intellectual property lawyer or patent attorney, please contact us. If you are a qualified or a part-qualified patent attorney, either from overseas or within New Zealand or Australia, contact us confidentially to discuss career opportunities available for you at AJ Park.

What we look for in new recruits

We are interested in intelligent, ambitious and enthusiastic people who want to work with the world's largest and most innovative companies. An interest in further training in the patent profession is essential.

In the patent profession you need to be able to quickly assimilate information about leading edge scientific or engineering technology.

In our trade mark teams, an understanding of marketing principles and an ability to think laterally will give you a head start.

If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you.

If you would like to work for AJ Park in the future, email your CV to:

Sue Quinnell
Chief Human Resources Officer  
careers@ajpark.com
DDI +64 9 353 8224