Non-Contentious IP Associate Solicitor

Recruiter
G2 Legal
Location
Birmingham
Salary
Competitive + Benefits
Posted
11 Jun 2019
Closes
09 Jul 2019
Ref
363533/5/AS/24
Contact
Antony Setford
Sector/Practice Area
Intellectual Property, Patents, Trademarks
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
Contract/hours
Permanent
Non-Contentious IP Associate Solicitor.

My client is a rapidly growing Legal 500 firm that is looking to develop its Intellectual Property Team in Birmingham with the hire of a non-contentious IP associate solicitor.

The firm covers multiple sectors including life science, technical, retail and fashion. The firm can offer each team member a platform to develop their career further without the fear of being held back, quite simply offering a meritocracy environment.

The ethos of the firm is to understand, value and service its client's needs, which enables it to create long-standing relationships. There is a team of well experienced market-leading lawyers that have an in-depth understanding and experience within the market, which has resulted in generating the firm a very strong reputation.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Drafting/negotiating all types of IP transactional agreements
  • Intellectual property protection strategy
  • Protection and enforcement of trademarks and other registered rights in Ireland, Europe and globally
  • International re-structuring of IP rights
  • Outsourcing projects, technology supply agreements and patent licences
  • Confidentiality, trade secrets, advertising, eCommerce and consumer protection
  • Licensing, collaboration and JV arrangements and franchising
Requirements:
  • 2-6 years' PQE
  • Strong academic background
  • Experience in drafting
  • IP transactional experience
  • Willing to be based in Birmingham
  • Experience working in a private practice law firm dealing with non-contentious IP matters
  • Highly motivated and innovative with a positive attitude
  • The right to work in the UK
Should you require more information regarding this non-contentious IP associate solicitor role based in Birmingham, or you would like to discuss career opportunities, contact Antony Setford. 020 7649 9298.