Legal Counsel

Location
Central London
Salary
Excellent remuneration package including bonus and stock options
Posted
11 Oct 2017
Closes
10 Nov 2017
Ref
JML/100517
Contract Type
Full time, Permanent

Would you like to work for a leading NYSE listed organisation in the tech sector?

Would you like to work in prime Central London offices?

Legal Counsel

Client

You will be joining a leading international tech and software organisation which operates in more than 60 countries globally and which has over 1000 customers worldwide.

You will be working in the organisation's London office and report into the locally based Head of Legal for EMEA

Role

You will undertake a richly broad and varied commercial in-house legal role. You will draft and negotiate a range of commercial contracts.  You will also get heavily involved in various wider legal, commercial and business issues facing the organisation including for example corporate, IP and DP matters.

You will have the opportunity to travel, both to other offices in Europe and also to other offices worldwide such as in Asia, with the potential to expand your remit to include international legal responsibility for key expanding territories.

You will be able to work for up to 2 days per week from home, should you so wish.

You

You will be able to demonstrate prior experience with respect to a broad range of commercial agreements and significant prior knowledge of tech/software/IT related issues.

You will be a UK or other common law qualified Solicitor or Barrister, have trained and qualified at a reputable UK, US or international law firm and have approximately 4 - 8 years’ PQE.  You will be ambitious and will be looking to really develop your career on a long-term basis.

To find out further details about this role, please email a copy of your current CV to jonathan@jmatthewslegal.co.uk.