A major international law firm.
Within the firm's intellectual property team whose lawyers work closely with leading multinational companies.
The team's industry sector expertise includes a strong focus on healthcare, banking, telecoms and IT.
The team advises on national and international IP enforcement strategies for clients and defends their IP rights vigorously where necessary.
The firm maximises the commercial value of clients' IP assets and wards off unwelcome claims from third parties.
Clients depend on the experience of the firm's lawyers in major patent and trade mark litigation cases, often on a multi-jurisdictional basis.
The firm's IP lawyers are widely acknowledged for the important role they have in significant M&A and capital markets deals, and on high-profile and complex corporate insolvencies.
Dealing with the complex IPR issues that arise in the context of major disposal and acquisitions is both challenging and rewarding.
A substantial proportion of the team's IP work involves multi-jurisdictional issues.
The team also focuses on R&D, agency, distribution, franchising, sponsorship and other licensing agreements, as well as the related antitrust issues that arise.
Ideally with 2-6PQE in the transactional IP field, you will have strong networking and organisational skills and be proactive and commercially minded.
To be considered you will have an outstanding academic record and top City law firm experience.
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.