IP Litigation Associate - 2-5 PQE

BCL Legal
May 19, 2024
Jun 16, 2024
Trademark Agent
Contract Type
Intellectual Property & Patent Litigation Associate – 2–5 PQE
Top 15 International firm London GBP110,000 – GBP125,000

The firm / team:
Successful candidates can look forward to joining a leading intellectual property law department, based in central London, looking to strengthen their intellectual property disputes offering with the addition of a talented solicitor with at least two years' post qualified experience.
They are considered to be amongst the leading firms in the UK for Intellectual Property law, specialising in contentious copyright, patents, trademarks, design right matters, as well as non–contentious intellectual property.
You will be joining a specialised team, who handle a broad range of litigious intellectual property matters across a range of sectors, with a particular focus on technology and life sciences.
The IP Disputes team in London currently consists of over 250 staff, from trainee up to Partner, including patent, and trade mark attorneys, solicitors, and barristers.
This is a hardworking firm, offering a market–leading salary with a reasonable chargeable hours contribution.

The role:
As an Intellectual Property Litigation Associate within the team, you can expect to undertake a broad range of work with a supportive collegiate department.
The firm are looking for someone capable of developing into a trusted advisor to their biggest clients, across a variety of sectors.
The work involved will include advising on contentious matters, relating to patents, designs, copyright, passing off, and trade mark infringement.
You will also be dealing with cases which are ongoing in the High Court, Court of Appeal, Supreme Court and General Court (CJEU).

About you:
Applications are sought from talented intellectual property litigators with at least two years' qualification experience, gained in England & Wales or a similar, leading common law jurisdiction.
You will possess strong academics, and a confident understanding of intellectual property law, ideally from a Top 20 background/Legal 500 background.
Candidates should have strong organisation skills and a keen interest in joining one of the UK's most specialised law firms.
Salary package of GBP110,000 – GBP125,000.
25 days annual leave.
Bonus scheme.
Enhanced maternity and paternity pay.
Cycle to work scheme.

To apply for the job of Intellectual Property Litigation Associate, or for more information please feel free to reach out to Andre Kacperski at BCL Legal.