Interim Legal Counsel

Berkshire, England
25 Aug 2017
22 Sep 2017
Kaye Thumpston
Sector/Practice Area
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, In-House

Interim Legal Counsel, Berkshire, 5+ PQE - An excellent opportunity to leverage your practical commercial experience and entrepreneurial approach in an ongoing interim post.

JOB TITLE: Interim Legal Counsel


LOCATION: Berkshire

SALARY: circa £350 per day


Moving towards further growth and success our Clients challenge now, is to consolidate and build upon achievements thus far, protecting the exciting commercial position they have created. They are now seeking the services of a part-time Legal Counsel to take up a visible and influential role within their business. You will need to be hands on in resolving legal issues, managing transactions from standard agreements to one-off, complex, high value and strategic transactions. This is likely to including the drafting of licensing agreements, NDAs and It is expected that the successful Legal Counsel will assimilate and interpret complex information for non-legal colleagues, and will bring well-honed commercial acumen to this role. It is expected that the Legal Counsel will be office based to ensure maximum immersion in the business through face-to-face relationship building across the organisation, including with colleagues in the successful sales team.


A qualified Solicitor, Barrister or experienced Legal Counsel, you will have excellent post-qualified experience to bring with you to this Interim Legal Counsel post, alongside excellent influencing skills and communication capabilities. It is likely that your experience will have been gained, at least in part, within a busy in-house legal department and that you will have some experience of IT related contracts, specifically pertaining to software. An energetic, tenacious and committed team player, you will be genuinely enthused about the future of this organisation and will be keen to build upon its current success. You will possess the ability to engage easily with people and to deliver pragmatic and timely advice. This role is available to commence immediately for 3 days per week on an ongoing basis.


Punching well above their weight in a niche specialised market, this organisation have an impressive international client base with an exciting growth plan. If you think you have the vision and passion to protect and enhance the commercial position of this thriving organisation we want to hear from you!


Contact Kaye Thumpston at eNL on 020 7183 8586 or email now with your CV or simply call for a confidential discussion.

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