Intellectual Property Associate

Location
England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
Salary
£51000 - £57000 per annum
Posted
18 Nov 2021
Closes
16 Dec 2021
Ref
JN -112021-4530965
Contact
Jennifer Lees
Job Title
Solicitor
Practice Area
Intellectual Property
PQE Level
2-4, NQ
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This is a rare opportunity for an Intellectual Property Associate to join a well known international law firm You will be working with some of the best lawyers in the area and receive excellent training.

Client Details

Our client is an international law firm looking for an Intellectual Property Associate to join their expanding Manchester team.

Description

As an Intellectual Property Associate you will deal with both contentious, non-contentious and transactional IP matters, as well as advisory and clearance work including:

  • Worldwide trademark and design portfolio management;
  • Enforcement, exploitation and commercialisation of intellectual property rights;
  • Advising on ownership and licensing of IP rights, including disputes about ownership;
  • Advising on IP matters in transactional and licensing matters;
  • Advising on contentious matters before IPEC, High Court and the trade mark registries;
  • Drafting evidence;
  • Drafting IP agreements including assignments and licences;
  • Negotiating and drafting settlement and co-existence agreements ;
  • Contentious data protection matters;
  • Complex multi-jurisdictional trademark oppositions and litigation and coordinating trademark projects on a global basis.
  • Profile

    You will be an Intellectual Property Associate of between 1-3 PQE working in the legal industry. Please note that the level of PQE identified in this advert is a guide only and does not preclude candidates with more or less PQE from applying.

    Job Offer

    • £51,000 - £53,000
    • Excellent package
    • Great training and progression opportunities