IP/IT Associate

England, London
01 Sep 2023
29 Sep 2023
JN -092023-6168776
Harry Veale
Job Title
Practice Area
Intellectual Property
PQE Level
Contract Type
Full Time

There is a fantastic opportunity for a qualified lawyer to join a Magic Circle Law firm. You would form part of their market leading IP/IT team as an associate.

Client Details

The client is a power house in the legal world, they are highly ranked and highly regarded. Known for their quality work and no corners cut approach.

The team is made up of 4 partners, currently 20 associates, two professional support lawyer and a dedicated business development lead. You will have the opportunity to work with any of the partners within the team and elsewhere offering you the opportunity to gain exposure to different working styles and approaches.


The work involves advising on matters of intellectual property, technology, digital, cyber, emerging technology, telecoms, strategic sourcing and complex commercial contracts, e-commerce and data rather than specifically covering one area.

You will be:

* Advising on the IP/IT aspects of M&A, disposals and joint ventures.

* Advising on trademarks.

* Supporting our clients on cyber matters.

* Advising on the full range of sourcing arrangements.

* Advising on commercial IT arrangements from global technology outsourcings.


The successful candidate will be qualified in England & Wales with a background in a leading International or highly ranked firm.

You will need:

* Appropriate level of post-qualification experience (between 1-5 PQE in a City or leading international firm).

* First rate legal/commercial knowledge and analytical skills.

* Exposure to complex IP/technology transactions or commercial contracts.

* Previous experience giving IP/technology advice in a strategic context.

Job Offer

On offer to the successful candidate:

  • Very competitive compensation package
  • Strong benefits package
  • World leading cases and experience