We are GJE

GJE is one of Europe’s leading intellectual property firms and a great place to start or develop your career.  When you work at GJE, you can bring all you are and all you have to work.

Careers at GJE can be many and varied.  Whatever your role, we’ll support you to develop your skills and advance your career.  Our culture means you will receive clear feedback, direction and support to aid your professional development.

There are plenty of people you can learn from, a wide range of training activities to take part in and exciting team-based projects to get involved in.  And, with just 125 of us, you’ll never feel lost in the crowd.

Diverse workforce

At GJE, we believe everybody should be treated equitably, so that everybody has the same opportunities to succeed.

Supporting your career development

Whatever your role, we’ll support you to develop your skills and advance your career.

GJE values

Our values express how we work together:

Integrity – Creativity – Excellence – Team work

Life at GJE

Our London base is in Broadgate Tower where the edge of the City meets Shoreditch.  We think it’s a great place to work and often take advantage of the area’s many venues to get together socially.


When you join GJE as a trainee patent attorney you’ll get an opportunity to cut your teeth on projects with some of the world’s most innovative companies.

Experienced attorneys from across the business will help you get to grips with protecting the intellectual property of start-ups and multinational corporations alike.

Through our training programme, we’ll help you gain the qualifications you need to progress from trainee patent attorney to becoming fully qualified.

Working and studying can be tough, but it’s not all work.  There are plenty of social activities, so you’ll soon get to know everyone and feel right at home.

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Experienced hires

We have a clear career path for all our patent and trade mark attorneys, which is tailored to you individually.  We will help you to play to your strengths and develop experience in areas that interest you, which will add value to the business and help us all to build upon its success.

Patent attorney and trade mark attorney careers are incredibly diverse.  There are plenty of opportunities for professional development, training events, and ongoing mentoring to help you develop a career around your own skills and interests.

We work collaboratively on projects, pulling in the best people based on the needs and objectives of our clients.  You definitely won’t get stuck in a rut.  One day you may find yourself helping at one of our insight days and the next you might be defending patents before the European Patent Office in Munich.

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Business support

Intellectual property careers are more varied than you may think – we’re not just looking for patent and trade mark attorneys.  Our business support teams are vital to the smooth running of the business and to our success.

We have a number of business support teams including secretarial, accounts and business development – all of our teams are high performing and hardworking, as well as fun to work in.

We look for talented people, with or without experience, who want roles that will stretch and develop their skills and experience.

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