An international law firm based in the heart of the City.
The firm is looking for an ambitious and able lawyer, with at least 3pqe to join the IP team.
The role will include handling:
Non-contentious and contentious soft IP - trade mark, copyright, design, passing off, advertising and marketing
Trade mark portfolio management, clearance, opposition and litigation experience - EU and UK required, international preferred
Licensing (especially trade mark, copyright, content, media and software licensing)
E-commerce, distance selling and consumer rights (UK and EU required, international preferred)
Data protection and privacy (UK required, EU and international experience preferred)
Commercial contracts - drafting, reviewing and negotiating commercial contracts (from smaller low value agreements to complex high value transactions) including services agreements, licensing agreements, terms and conditions for supply, transitional services agreements
M&A support - IP, IT and data protection due diligence, drafting and negotiating IP and commercial transaction documents, drafting and negotiating IP, IT and data protection warranties and indemnities in M&A transactions.
The ideal candidate will have experience and interest in the following sectors
Sports and Leisure
A background of working for an international firm would be ideal.
A focus on soft IP and commercial contracts is important and experience of/or interest in retail fashion is also key.
Experience of distribution and consumer contracts would be useful.
Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.