Technology Transactions Lawyer - US Qualified

  • Job Reference: 68552
  • Date Posted: 12 March 2019
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £Top Market
  • Sector: Information Technology, Intellectual Property, Outsourcing, Private Practice, TMT
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Marian Lloyd-Jones
  • Email: marian@ll-j.com
  • Telephone: 020 7600 1690

Job Description

THE FIRM

An international law firm, well established in the London market.


THE ROLE

The growing international corporate & commercial team is currently recruiting for a talented US qualified transactional lawyer with significant experience working on technology transactions.

The role will provide the opportunity to partner with teams based in the London office and a leading global cloud provider to (i) support on complex cloud transactions across EMEA and the US, and (ii) develop an artificial intelligence practice and assist with some of the most sophisticated artificial intelligence projects in the world.

The candidate will also support technology transactions and projects for other clients of the London office, including outsourcing arrangements, SaaS and cloud contracts, and other commercial contract matters.

ABOUT YOU

You will be 6pqe+ with experience in the technology space, and both in house and non-legal experience working with technology companies is a plus.

You will have :

Deep knowledge of technology and the cloud, with first-hand experience working with clients in this space.

Strong technical legal skills, including very strong drafting and writing skills including experience of drafting and negotiating technology-related services agreements, SOWs, IP license agreements, consulting agreements, outsourcing agreements, and other related contracts.

Experience with the intellectual property aspects of and issues in technology transactions.

First class interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to build relationships at all levels across the business and externally with clients.

An excellent academic record.

Proven sound new business development skills and experience.

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