Role details

In House Commercial Counsel

Surrey   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Commercial Lawyer required at a global technology business
  • Surrey Based

About Our Client

My client is leading name in technology and media providing solutions to businesses with regards to branding and brand identity with an HQ in Surrey

Job Description

The Commercial Counsel - Media & Tech based in Surrey will report to the European and Chief IP Counsel based in the US and will be an integral member of the UK commercial team providing consultation and advisory work as well as the International legal team. As the only UK lawyer you will carry out the legal processes associated to the UK & European business sales - this will be connected to the company's various businesses including Display Imaging, Creative Professional and E-Commerce. The lawyer will be involved in the negotiation, interpretation and administration of contracts, subcontracts and licensing agreements. This is a wide ranging role where you will be involved in all manner of legal work including preparing reports and drawing up contracts in a way that is beneficial, concise and reflective of the different business unit they are reflecting.

The Successful Applicant

The ideal Commercial Counsel - Media & Tech will be:

  • UK qualified with training from Private Practice or In House
  • c2-6 years PQE*
  • A commercially minded lawyer with experience of a wide range of commercial contracts
  • An understanding/experience of software licensing would be ideal
  • Familiarity with intellectual property law would be an advantage
  • Flexibility and a willingness to respond to the change legal needs of a global technology company

* PQE is a guideline, no applications or level of experience will be precluded.

What's on Offer

Excellent package to reflect the role.

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