A leading UK and international law firm.
A senior lawyer is sought to join the IP transactional practice on a 12-18 month interim basis.
This part of the practice is exceptionally busy and the vacancy has arisen because of the retirement of a senior lawyer and to cover for a period of maternity leave.
The role requires a senior lawyer with extensive experience of non-contentious IP transactional work which the firm would expect to include both the IP aspects of M&A transactions and complex commercial agreements.
The candidate will probably be / have been a partner / counsel or senior associate in the IP team of a top City or equivalent law firm.
A qualified lawyer with at least 6pqe, the firm is open to considering candidates with substantially more experience.
You will have strong legal skills, including drafting, negotiation and project management skills and a good understanding of law firm profitability and key drivers for financial efficiency; and the ability to help manage costs and budgets.
This role sits in one of the strongest IP teams in the London market
Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.