IP Technology Lawyer
A prestigious law firm with and outstanding IP / Technology practice
As an associate with this firm, you will potentially work with any of the partners in your group and also those from elsewhere, giving you the opportunity to see a wide range of working styles and strategic approaches.
The group acts for a broad range of clients across a number of sectors, including consumer brands, pharmaceuticals, financial services, high street and online retail, transport, telecoms and technology, utilities, sport, and central Government.
In keeping with its "multi-specialist approach", the team advises on matters of intellectual property, information technology, telecoms, strategic sourcing and outsourcing, e-commerce and data protection, rather than specialising in any one small area.
This gives the team's lawyers regular client contact and significant involvement in clients' broader business interests.
You will therefore be in a position to build strong client relationships from a very early stage of your career and be involved in both the legal and commercial decision making at some of the largest commercial organisations in the world.
With 1-3pqe from a City or leading international firm) you will have:
First rate legal/commercial knowledge and analytical skills
Exposure to complex IP/technology transactions or commercial contracts
Previous experience giving IP/technology advice in a strategic context
Experience of reviewing, analysing and providing detailed advice on legislation
First rate drafting skills
Strong academic background and a demonstrable high level of intellectual rigour
Excellent client relationship skills
Excellent efficiency and transaction management skills
Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.