Commercial Lawyer - IP Focus

£40000 - £50000 per annum + Depending on experience
30 Sep 2016
30 Oct 2016
Simon Campbell
Experience / PQE
Newly Qualified, PQE 1 - 3 years
Contract Type

Our client is global organisation who has followed up double digit growth last year with similar double digit growth this year. As they continue to grow rapidly they are looking for a Commercial Lawyer / Legal Counsel to join their highly regarded legal team based in London.

The successful lawyer will work closely with the business providing legal support across a wide variety of legal matters. The work you will be involved with will include:

  • reviewing, drafting and negotiating commercial agreements to including agency, confidentiality, distribution, consultancy, IP licences and many other types of agreements;
  • corporate work;
  • intellectual property (IP) infringement;
  • commercial leases; and
  • other ad-hoc legal matters

Our client is looking for a lawyer with strong commercial contracts experience. Candidates with a background in IP and licencing matters are particularly encouraged to apply.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a commercially-minded lawyer to join a rapidly expanding and hugely successful business in a position which offers real opportunity to progress and develop.

Our client envisages that candidates ranging from newly qualified (NQ) to 2 years PQE will have the relevant skills / knowledge for this position, however this has been given as an approximate guide for applicants and our client is happy to consider the applications of candidates who fall outside of this PQE range but who have the relevant experience.

For more information on this great in-house opportunity please contact Simon Campbell at Newton Shaw. If this position isn't for you but you know someone who could be suitable then please let us know. We offer a reward fee of £250 for any successful referrals. For full details please see our website.