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In House Intellectual Property Solicitor

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In House Intellectual Property Solicitor sought by multinational engineering business in Surrey. This role would suit an IP Solicitor, or qualified Patent Attorney, living in Surrey, Hampshire, Berkshire or Sussex. The role is pitched at individuals with proven IP experience, ideally working with/for Blue Chip organisations specialising in high-value and technically complex products.

Our multinational engineering client seeks an Intellectual Property Solicitor to join its dedicated In-house Legal department in Surrey. The position is open to qualified solicitors or barristers, or qualified Patent Attorney's with at least 6 years' PQE IP experience.

Operating from within the central IP legal team, you will be responsible for assisting business stakeholders across the group who are working on some very complex and innovative projects and products. As a dedicated member of the IP and Technology legal team you will: promote IP awareness within the business; implement Group IP Policy; help build and develop effective relationships at all levels within the business; provide advice on commercial IP matters; draft and negotiate IP contract terms; and manage external IP support to ensure maximum value for the Group.

To be considered for the role, you must be an Intellectual Property Solicitor or Qualified Patent Attorney with circa 6 years PQE. You should have a strong level of commercial awareness, an interest in technology and the ability to research and understand complex technical issues. Knowledge of software and IT contracting, Technology Transfer and R&D contracting in international markets would be an advantage,

This is a highly collaborative In House Intellectual Property Solicitor role that would suit someone who wants to see things from the centre and be involved in a range of high-value and/or complex IP projects at divisional and Group level.

In return, you will be rewarded with a varied, high-profile In House Intellectual Property Solicitor role in an exciting working environment which offers long term career prospects within a large established legal team.

An excellent package is on offer which includes competitive salary, car allowance, bonus, pension contribution and private healthcare.

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
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