IP Solicitor Litigation

Recruiter
G2 Legal
Location
Birmingham
Salary
Competitive + Benefits
Posted
21 Jan 2019
Closes
18 Feb 2019
Ref
299101/1/AS/3
Contact
Antony Setford
Sector/Practice Area
Tax, Tax Litigation
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
Contract/hours
Permanent
IP Solicitor Litigation.

My client is a rapidly growing Legal 500 firm that is looking to develop their Intellectual Property team in Birmingham. The firm covers multiple sectors including life science, technical, retail & 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 their client's needs, which enables them to create long-standing relationships. They have 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.
 
Title: IP Associate (Litigation)
 
Responsibilities:
  • Work within the existing IP Litigation team to service the litigation requirements of the firm’s clients.
  • To contribute to the firm’s expertise in the field of IP dispute resolution.
  • To contribute to the growth and reputation of the firm’s IP dispute resolution practice.
  • Dealing with commercial disputes at all levels, including litigation, arbitration and mediation.
  • Developing a sound understanding of the principles and issues in IP dispute resolution matters.
  • Contributing to best practice and precedent development
  • Providing clear and effective business advice to help our clients meet their business objectives which could involve Patent, Trademark, or copyright litigation

Requirements:
  • 2-6 years' PQE
  • Experience working in a private practice law firm is preferable
  • Experience working in patent, trade mark and copyright litigation
  • Willing to be based in Birmingham
  • Good commercial awareness
  • Highly motivated and innovative with a positive attitude.
  • A strong academic background
If you would like more information regarding this opportunity based in Birmingham, contact me, Antony Setford. 020 7649 9298.