Intellectual Property Advisor /Legal Assistant

Internship Reference: ZHLA05

Company Description:

This company is a full service Chinese Law firm as well a Macao based Intellectual Property Firm.

The Law firm has the benefit of a wide scope of legal expertise across many overlapping areas of law.  The partners of this firm have vast experience across many different areas of law, from corporate, commercial , civil, criminal, and administrative.

Whether it be large corporations to local small-to-medium businesses, right through to private individuals, the qualified team of Chinese lawyers of this firm provide personalised service to all their clients.

The Macao IP firm provides a wide range of services to clients for all their Macao IP needs, including registration of trademarks, invention patents, utility models and designs. Other common services are trademark searches, oppositions, assignments, renewals etc. The main office is in Macau, but they also have offices in Zhuhai and Hong Kong.

With more than ten years’ experience, they have become one of the largest agencies in Macau, obtaining high reputation in the field of Intellectual Property. The firm possesses a team of trademark agents and patent agents. With rich practical experience, they cooperate with many well-known overseas Intellectual property firms and law firms.

They are also the founding members of the Macao Trademark Association (MTA) and Macao Copyright Association. In 2010, they were chosen as the first user of the Trademark Electronic Filing System of the MES.  Their trademark applications makeup over 20% of the total applications filed in Macau.

The firm adheres to their service principle of “high-speed”, “high-quality” and “high efficiency”, and they cooperate sincerely  with their clients offering them all around services for the protection of their intellectual property rights in Macau.

Positioned in the heart of the Pearl River Delta (PRD) within the emerging megalopolis of the “Guangdong-Hong Kong- Macao Greater Bay Area”  (GBA)  ,  this firm  presents a unique chance  for the right  candidate to gain unique experiences and exposure in both the Legal and IP Sectors within one of the most dynamic and developing regions of China and Asia.

Internship Position:

Intellectual Property Advisor /Legal Assistant internship

Internship Description:

  • Attend Court and Tribunal Matters
  • Assist in trademark, patent and other intellectual property business
  • Assist in responding to Foreign Clients requests
  • Define customer needs, establish customer relationships and promote cooperation
  • Collect and organise customer and client information to improve customer satisfaction
  • Other affairs assigned by department leaders

Internship Requirements:

  • Priority for Law Majors however this is not mandatory. Marketing, International Business and related majors are also highly regarded.
  • Proficient in office software.
  • Good communication skills, organisation and coordination ability, positive and optimistic, hard-working,
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to get along with a wide range of people.
  • Work with passion and willpower, and possess a “can do” positive attitude and determination.
  • High level English proficiency (reading , writing speaking) is a must, with preference also given to those who can also speak Portuguese.