Commercial IP / IT Partner required for this outstanding practice, who have an excellent reputation across all areas of law, with a majority ranked in the Legal 500 and their Partners recommended by Chambers guide. They are looking to expand their offering due to an increase of regional, national and international matters for some very exciting clients which will allow you to work closely with the specialist Partners across multiple offices.
If you are seeking a new opportunity offering outstanding progression prospects and an exciting client base, along with a market leading salary, please see below for further information on this exciting role.
Once considered a leading UK firm, they have now developed an international presence in which they are looking to expand further. The firm have changed significantly over the past 5 years including a recent merger which now sees them as an international powerhouse of a firm.
They have a put a definitive and ambitious strategy in place to expand further and therefore seeking the best Lawyers to join them in this exciting time.
The firm are now in a period of strengthening their domestic and international presence so with this significant growth planned, there are several very exciting opportunities on offer. This growth is exemplified by the recent opening of another UK office and a 5-year plan to open further international offices including; Berlin, Amsterdam and Boston to complement their existing specialist sectors.
Although this leading international firm are in the process of considerable expansion, they have an enviable culture which they will maintain, and can provide an environment which is far less hierarchical and more relaxed than most City firms of their size.
You will find the overriding ethos of the firm friendly and collaborative which is evident through the Partners being very receptive to their teams and genuinely enjoy being hands on to assist in training and providing advice to complex questions ensuring their team are trained up to be the very best in their chosen specialist field.
They have attracted and secured some of the best legal talent over the past 24 months from leading UK and International firms, they put this success down to their enviable culture and genuine progression prospects they offer; this also means they have very high staff retention rates with many Partners starting off at the firm as trainees.
A key benefit of joining this leading Top 100 UK firm is their ability to offer flexible and agile working through the structure and processes they currently have in place; they also provide a comprehensive benefits package and competitive discretionary bonus scheme.
This international heavyweight is now looking for a Commercial IP / IT Partner 8 PQE to join their reputable Guildford, Surrey office.
The firm has a large and dedicated Commercial team. You will be responsible for advising PLCs, other large corporations and public sector bodies on IT procurement, managed services and outsourcing, cloud based solutions, technology development and exploitation and intellectual property protection and enforcement (including trade mark and registered design filings, trade mark oppositions, online brand protection and all aspects of trade mark, copyright, designs and patent infringement work).
The Commercial department is highly ranked in the legal 500 and chambers, it is currently flourishing and has been steadily growing over the last 24 months, with plans to continue to grow in line with increased workflow. It is a vibrant and hard-working team, their achievements over the last 5 years are incredible.
This is an exciting opportunity for a Commercial IP / IT Partner 8 PQE to join an incredible commercial department in Guildford, Surrey.