IP attaché careers

Watch this video to learn more about the USPTO’s IP attachés and the work they do in other countries. Answers to commonly asked questions about becoming an IP attaché are below.

Now hiring

The USPTO is excited to announce to the IP law community the opportunity to serve as an IP attaché in Johannesburg, South Africa! Apply now through August 8, 2022:

Apply to become an IP Attaché in Johannesburg

Join us

Did you know that there are typically four pathways that IP law professionals can take to become an IP attaché?  Click the button below to learn more from this infographic:

Become an IP attaché


Frequently Asked Questions