Intellectual Property Technology Associate

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Location London , UK
Sector Legal
Salary £140,000 - £190,000 Per Annum
Type Permanent
Consultant Sarah Beard
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An opportunity for an Associate has opened with a leading International firm based in the heart of the City of London. The Partners are seeking someone with high quality Intellectual Property and Technology legal experience.

This firm are looking for the best of the best. In return they offer above market rate salaries, a clear track for progression and some of the highest quality work in the industry.

The Firm

This recognised organisation is operating on a truly global scale. With offices in almost all the major cities worldwide, the firm offer award winning innovative and pioneering solutions and services to a wide range of high-end clients including Corporate, M&A, Cybersecurity, National Security and White Collar Crime, Gaming, Finance, Energy, Private Equity, Trusts and Estates, Real Estate and Sports.

The Role

This leading IP and Tech practice require a 2 – 4 PQE Associate. You will have expertise in IP and Tech, and more specifically experience in IT Cybersecurity and Privacy would be ideal.

The successful hire needs to have a strong technical background and possess the ability to run technology projects for clients independently.

Any experience in government agencies such as GC HQ or other relevant organisations would be a big advantage.

To be considered the firm are looking for candidates that have a strong legal background in US/Magic/Silver Circle or comparable International law firms ranked high in the Top 50.

This department have won numerous awards and gained recognition across the globe as the go to leader for their work in Cybersecurity, IP and Technology. For this reason you will have the opportunity to work on publications and attend key meetings & events focused on relevant industry topics.

Requirements

  • 2 -4 PQE Intellectual Property and Technology Associate
  • Must have experience in the London market (or very similar common law jurisdiction)
  • Experience in IT, Cybersecurity and Tech is essential. Additionally, any expertise acting for government organisations would be preferable but not essential.
  • Must have a strong education background
  • Due to the nature of the work its important candidates have a willingness and ability to keep abreast of market changes to regulations and industry developments

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to develop their career in a leading department in a high-end International firm.

What next?

Apply today to be considered for this opportunity.  If suitable, one of our specialist consultants will be in contact to discuss the opportunity with you in detail prior to submitting your CV to the client.  In this discussion, we will aim to identify your specific skills and motivations, and where appropriate recommend other relevant opportunities to you that match your requirements

Additionally, refer a friend or colleague to us and receive £200 in vouchers if we assist them in securing a new career.

Job Synonyms: Cybersecurity, Cyber, IT, IP, Intellectual Property, Cyber Associate, Cyber Lawyer, Technology Associate, Technology Solicitor.