Associate, Intellectual Property (Transactional), 3-6 PQE, London
Fantastic opportunity for a talented and ambitious Intellectual Property lawyer to join the highly ranked team at this prestigious city law firm.
The top tier practice, comprising recognised and leading individuals in transactional IP, provides specialist advice to high profile clients on both domestic and international issues, as well as cross-border matters. The team advises on the full range of IP rights: trade marks, patents, copyright, database rights, designs, domain names and confidential information (including trade secrets). The team has particular expertise in the life sciences and consumer/retail brand sectors but is also active in technology, commodities/oil/gas and financial services.
The successful candidate will have significant IP transactions experience (ideally 3-6 years' PQE) with experience of drafting and negotiation of complex IP licences, collaboration and R&D agreements as well as on the IP aspects of mergers, acquisitions and investments and the IP aspects of commercial contracts such as manufacturing and distribution arrangements. You will have either experience in the life sciences sector or a genuine interest in learning more about the life sciences sector; the ability to deal with complex instructions directly and effectively; be able to build relationships both externally and internally with existing and new clients; be a creative thinker; and have a proven track record of identifying and pursuing business development opportunities.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a friendly, collegiate law firm offering a supportive working environment, exciting work and high levels of responsibility. Flexible working also available.
If you would like to learn more about this opportunity or other opportunities in the market then contact Louise Carroll for a confidential discussion on:
020 3946 8091
*Where a level of experience is indicated, this is a guideline only and represents the amount of time we would usually expect a candidate to accumulate the requisite level of experience. This does not preclude applications from candidates with more or less experience.
Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.