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Trade Mark Attorney

Trade Mark Attorney

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Newcastle and Tyneside
£30,000.00 - 65,000.00
Private Practice
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Permanent role
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Trade Mark Attorney - Newcastle

A large commercial firm in Newcastle are seeking to recruit an experienced Trade Mark Attorney to join their successful commercial team.

You will be responsible for running and managing the firms trade mark management system and managing and advising the growing number of trade mark portfolios. Other duties include advising on trade mark, passing off and domain name matters, maintaining, monitoring and updating the trade mark management system, creating trade mark records and instructing overseas agents as well as undertaking and managing online filing of new UK, Community Trade Mark and Madrid international applications and oppositions.

Duties and responsibilities will include:
- Managing various sizes of trade mark portfolios for a variety of clients across a diverse range of sectors
- Filing and prosecuting trade marks nationally and internationally
- Defending UK and European trade marks
- Dealing with examination objections and hearings and oppositions and drafting and filing all associated paperwork
- You must have knowledge of and experience of dealing with all adversarial trade mark procedures; and substantial experience of drafting trade mark specifications
- You must also have working knowledge of all current trade mark legislation and pending changes

The successful candidate will ideally have previous experience of using a trade mark database system and be a strong team player. The firm will consider qualified and non-qualified Solicitors for this role.

If this Trade Mark Attorney role in Newcastle sounds of interest, please contact Rozie Hunter at BCL Legal.

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