Looking for a challenging and rewarding career opportunity in Intellectual Property Transactions? A leading law firm renowned for its expertise in IP law and commitment to excellence is seeking an IP Transactions Associate to join its dynamic and collaborative team. With a reputation for innovation, quality, and client service, this firm provides elite legal advice and representation to a wide range of clients, from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies.
As an IP Transactions Associate, you will have the opportunity to work on complex and high-profile transactions, collaborate with talented and supportive colleagues, and develop your legal skills and career in a supportive and stimulating environment.
- Draft and negotiate IP-related agreements, including licenses, assignments, joint ventures, and collaborations
- Conduct due diligence investigations to assess the validity, scope, and enforceability of IP rights in connection with transactions
- Advise clients on IP-related legal and business issues, including patentability, freedom-to-operate, infringement, and valuation
- Collaborate with other attorneys and professionals in cross-functional teams to support clients’ IP strategies and goals
- Develop and maintain positive relationships with clients by providing high-quality, responsive, and proactive legal services
- Stay up-to-date on legal and industry developments in IP law and share knowledge with colleagues and clients
- Prepare legal documents, such as agreements, opinion letters, and memoranda, in a clear and concise manner
- Communicate with clients, opposing counsel, and third-party experts in a professional and effective manner to advance clients’ interests
- Manage multiple projects simultaneously and prioritize tasks effectively to meet deadlines and exceed clients’ expectations
- Participate in marketing and business development activities to expand the firm’s IP transactions practice
- 2-4 years of relevant experience in intellectual property law, preferably in transactions or licensing
- Strong academic credentials, including excellent analytical, writing, and communication skills
- Technical or scientific background in a relevant field (engineering, life sciences) is preferred
- Knowledge of intellectual property law, including patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets
- Familiarity with contract law and drafting, negotiating, and interpreting legal agreements
- Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment, and manage multiple projects simultaneously
- Proficiency in legal research and writing, and proficiency in using relevant legal databases and software
- Strong attention to detail, organizational skills, and client service mindset
- Commitment to continuous learning, professional development, and excellence in the practice of law
Apply online for this IP Transactions Associate opportunity with your updated CV, or contact Antony Setford at G2 Legal for further information today!