In House Counsel - Software

  • Job Reference: 69600LB
  • Date Posted: 6 August 2019
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: City of London, London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: bonus and bens
  • Sector: Intellectual Property, Technology, Company Commercial
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Lucy Boyd
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 020 7600 1690

Job Description


A successful global name in the software industry, seeks to recruit a lawyer c 3 - 6 PQE with a strong commercial/technology background to join an established European legal team.


This is a business facing role - offering an opportunity to manage diverse workload

The successful candidate will be responsible for drafting and negotiating software licenses, Saas, maintenance, distribution and service agreements in addition to providing support on transactional matters.

The post holder will be expected to work alongside the business and management teams, advising on both commercial and legal issues, working as a trusted adviser with responsibility for negotiating contracts, advising on IP issues, risk management and management of disputes.

The role will have a strong European focus.


To be considered for this exceptional business facing opportunity, applicants will be expected to have sound technical skills, experience of handing licensing and commercial transactions - preferably Cloud, SaaS and more general IT matters.

The role is broad ranging and very business focused, ideally suited to a candidate with a strong commercial in house background.

In return, the successful candidate will be offered a generous salary and benefits package.

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.