Commercial Senior Associate
This firm based in Oxford are looking for a new Commercial Senior Associate specialising in Technology matters. You will find a quality of work, normally only associated with Top City and West End practices. The firm take pride in taking on and working with colleagues with entrepreneurial flair, technical excellence, empathy and genuine passion for their work. This firm work in a collegiate, team-orientated way that offers something greater than your usual Commercial firm.
This Top Tier firm have experienced large growth in recent years, having hired some of the most sought-after, heavyweight Lawyers in the industry, many Senior Associates and Partners making lateral moves from Top 10 firms. The firm has two offices based in London and Oxford, their outstanding Oxford office is situated in one of the most picturesque areas of the region, with great transport links.
They are known for the great quality of work that they deal with in the Corporate and Technology departments with work often having an international flavour. They are a highly ambitious team and have their sights set on becoming the best firm in the UK in their area of expertise.
Their clients include some of the most dynamic and innovative companies in the world, placing them on a global stage.
You will find a supportive, collegiate environment where the ambitious Lawyer would thrive. They are innovative in their approach, with an open, sociable feel throughout the firm. Their Lawyers don't have monthly targets that they have to hit. Work life balance is something that is actively encouraged at the firm as they believe this delivers a happier, more productive team.
This firm recruit for shared values and believes that all of their colleagues should be businesspeople not just technically gifted Lawyers.
The team advises on technology and other commercial projects and negotiates the contracts that govern them, from IT outsourcing agreements, software development and deployment agreements to licensing arrangements. In addition, they have developed specialist expertise in biotechnology and notably the law applicable to gene therapies.
You will not have timed targets as an Associate at this firm and will be fully autonomous. The firm are happy for you to work flexibly between your home, the office and 'on the road'.
The clients are high quality and often international and you will work alongside other expert leaders in your field.
This role would suit a Commercial Associate looking to make a lateral move to a forward-thinking firm.
- You will be an experienced Commercial Associate 5+ years PQE (there is no upper limit in terms of PQE)
- You will have a specialisation in Technology matters
- You will either have a strong client base or be dedicated at building one
- To be a businessperson not just a lawyer
- In return, you will receive an excellent benefits package and salary is very negotiable dependent on experience/the individual, although it is thought it would be an above industry average figure.
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