You will find an immensely diverse client base that continues to evolve constantly. The firm has performed exceptionally well over recent years and has grown year on year; they have strategic growth planned over the next 12 months in Leeds which will allow them to continue to obtain more market share.
The practice is highly ranked in the Legal 500, making them stand out for their notable strength, experience, and presence in several industry sectors. They house many Partners and several that are ex City lawyers.
The Partners work synonymously and collaboratively together to really drive the practice forward by combining their critical legal expertise with commercial nous and strategic thinking. They pride themselves on being entrepreneurial, dedicated and versatile.
The high retention of staff has allowed the firm to grow substantially and organically, and this is echoed by the abundance of opportunity to progress within the firm. There is a strong management team with several partners being personally recognised in the Legal 500 for their work at the firm.
The practice has a strong leadership team. They have an increasing number of home-grown partners, which demonstrates well, their level of career development and investment. They have a first-rate reputation for delivering industry leading development by outside organisations that come into the firm to conduct training on a wide range of subject matters.
The firm have an exciting client base, advising major household names and thus giving them a high-profile reputation while maintaining their identity as approachable, sociable, yet a professional firm.
The firm is looking for an entrepreneurial Intellectual Property Partner to join their buzzing Manchester office.
You will work closely with the other Partners within the Commercial department, and more generally across the firm, to drive the business forwards. You will work as part of a driven and commercially successful leadership team.
You will deal with a broad client base covering many industry sectors, the sheer level of variety will make for an interesting caseload.
The firm are often acting on large Commercial, Corporate matters working with Technology, Media, Sports, Financial and FTSE 250 companies.
You will work on a range of contentious matters to include; IP rights, designs, trademark disputes, passing off, database rights and copyright disputes work.
This role comes with strong prospects to progress, in line with the growth agenda. The firm are succession planning are keen to find the next generation of senior Lawyers.
You will be an Intellectual Property Lawyer with at least 8 years PQE (there is no upper limit regarding the amount of PQE)You will have first-class communicationOutstanding business development skillsAn entrepreneurial flairExperience of overseeing a team is desirable, however not essentialA transferable client base or regional contacts is highly advantageous
Salary is negotiable depending on your level of experience, plus an excellent benefits package and a lucrative bonus structure
This is an excellent opportunity for an Intellectual Property Partner, to join this dynamic, growing, and forward-thinking practice based in Manchester.
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