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Associate - Patent Litigation

  • £100000 - £125000 per annum
  • City of London, London
  • Permanent

Are you a talented Patent Litigation Associate with 1-5 years PQE, looking to join a large, progressive Intellectual Property team? Progress your legal career in this Top 20 international law firm, renowned for their unwavering commitment to excellence, innovation, and a dynamic approach to law.

The Firm:
This global law firm has a clear idea of how they want to work, which is driven by tech innovation and geographical cohesion to deliver client wins. They are currently working with 50 of the Fortune Top 100 companies, with 75% of clients having a long-standing relationship of over 5 years with the firm.

This firm has created a niche in becoming the go-to international legal firm for companies being changed by technology and the digital world. Whether traditional businesses leveraging cutting-edge technology or start-ups changing the status quo, this firm has positioned itself geographically and with its expertise to perfectly service the frontier of technology and other modern sectors.

The firm offers client and office secondment opportunities, taking advantage of its strong presence in places like Asia, the Middle East, and mainland Europe. Clients benefit from its truly international approach with around 90% of its major clients working with multiple offices seamlessly across jurisdictions.

The unique offerings of this firm are the quality of training, the complexity of work and partner approachability. There's not a stuffy corporate culture and they want to maintain a friendly and down-to-earth working environment for their lawyers.

The firm organises itself around its clients, with its lawyers typically arranged in groups that focus on key industries and sectors. This structure drives the firm to develop and maintain high-level expertise in practice areas and geographic regions which serve the needs of its client base.

The business has been swift to adapt to the "new normal" and offers flexible and hybrid working to all of its lawyers.

The Role:
This is a great opportunity for a Patent Litigation Associate with 1-5 years PQE to join this Top 20 International Law Firm.

The team is consistently ranked in the top tier. They advise on IP protection, enforcement, strategic management, valuation, and monetisation of brand portfolios.

Within this role you will;

  • Advise on the full range of IPRs, with a particular focus on patent litigation in the life sciences sector.
  • Apply your experience to provide a first-class litigation service to the firms clients.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • You will have 1-5 years PQE.
  • You will have good organisational skills.
  • You will have enthusiasm for intellectually challenging work.
  • You will have experience at a top City firm or In-House.


  • Leading salary and excellent benefits with clear and structured progression paths.
  • A flexible and friendly working environment and a supportive team culture.
  • Exposure to large, high-profile international corporate matters.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Patent Litigation Associate with 1-5 years, to join this Top 20 law firm in London.
Apply now for immediate consideration, or feel free to contact Alex Rollinson at JMC Legal Recruitment for a confidential conversation.

Alex Rollinson Headhunter- London City

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