IP Associate

G2 Legal Limited
United Kingdom
90000.00 - 100000.00 GBP Annual
Feb 22, 2023
Mar 22, 2023
Trademark Agent
Contract Type

My client is a significant and esteemed firm in the world of Intellectual Property. Their renowned teams of IP specialists work closely alongside their prestigious clients ranging from global companies to start ups within the areas of Life Sciences and Technology. As the firm continues to grow, they are now expanding their dedicated team of IP professionals with the addition of a Patent Litigation Associate.

Within your role you will work on a broad range of patent litigation work including mechanical, biotech, FRAND and licensing disputes, providing you with a varied caseload. However, the firm encourage their fee earners to specialise in their own preferred area in order to optimise their knowledge and expertise.

This highly important role is ideal for someone with 2 – 5 years PQE, experience in Life Sciences or Technology would be highly advantages. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential for working closely with a wide range of clients, as well as communicating with your fellow fee earners within your team. Flawless time management skills are vital within the role in order to prioritise tasks and meet important deadlines.

This role offers an incredible opportunity to become a vital member of a renowned, supportive, and continually growing firm, whilst simultaneously developing a prosperous and rewarding legal career in intellectual property. There are regular secondment opportunities both to clients and overseas law firms.

The firm greatly encourages career development, offering numerous development opportunities. Their Learning and Development team provide expert support and advice related to all areas of training and career development.

This is the perfect role for an experienced IP Solicitor who is passionate and motivated about pursuing their career in patent litigation, particularly in regard to science and technology, along with a keen interest in business development.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Patent litigation in life science and technology
  • Licensing disputes
  • Business development
  • Managing your own caseloads
Person Specification:
  • 2 – 5 years PQE
  • Excellent academics (a STEM Degree would be desirable)
  • Problem solving skills
  • Highly motivated
  • Good business awareness
  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills
  • Career development
  • Work effectively as part of a team
For more information about this opening, please contact Antony Setford at G2 Legal for a confidential chat.

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