Senior IP/IT Solicitor
Are you a Senior Associate looking for a step up in terms of responsibility? Perhaps you are in a top-heavy team looking for a route for career progression? Equally, this role would suit a Partner looking for a lateral move to a prestigious, growing and forward-thinking department.
This innovative, forward-thinking and dynamic practice have a reputation for punching above their weight. They have a rich heritage dating back close to 200 years and have built a stalwart foundation of excellent, top-quality clients.
They are consistently ranked in the Chambers & Partners in multiple areas, but also have several other recommendations and accolades to boast.
This Firm is an award-winning International practice with conglomerate branches in The Americas, Mainland Europe, Eastern Europe, Asia, Africa, and Australasia. The Firm employs nationals from multiple Countries and has the language skills to help clients in Cantonese, German, French, Gujarati, Hindi, Italian, Punjabi, and Spanish.
Their Partners are some of the most proactive business developers in the market and have created exceptional ties meaning a steady flow of business across all channels. Their fee earners will always have foundations to build on because of this, and unlike some other heavyweight firms, their client relationships are not simply reserved for the Partners.
The firm place people at the heart of what they do, they have a reputation of nurturing and developing legal talent. What demonstrates this best is the growing number of homegrown Partners that they have. You will find the practice has a strong leadership team, where everyone has a voice and Partners are very accessible.
The firm are seeking to hire a new Senior IP/IT Solicitor into their busy Woking, Surrey based office.
The Corporate Commercial department is highly ranked in the legal 500 and chambers, it is currently flourishing and has been steadily growing over the last 24 months, with plans to continue to grow in line with increased work flow. It is a vibrant and hard-working team, their achievements over the last 5 years are incredible.
The successful candidate can expect to be working for household brand names and owner managed businesses alike on a wide range of IP/IT and commercial law matters.
The IP aspect of the role will include advising on trademarks, design rights, patents, IP licensing, brand protection strategies and brand portfolio management. From an IT and commercial law perspective, the role will provide exposure to matters including SAAS agreements and software licences and high value and cross border commercial contracts.
This role comes with good prospects and would be an excellent opportunity for a candidate seeking a route to Partnership.
- You will be an IP/IT with at least 6 years PQE (there is no upper limit regarding the amount of PQE)
- You should have excellent communication skills
- A meticulous eye for detail is essential
- Salary is competitive and negotiable depending on your level of PQE, in addition, you will receive an excellent benefits package
This is an excellent opportunity for an IP/IT Solicitor to join this legal 500 and chambers ranked practice based in Woking, Surrey.
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