Location: South Shields, North East of England
Practice area: Trade Mark, Intellectual Property, Brand Protection, Commercial Contracts and generalist legal work
We are currently looking for a Solicitor to strengthen our Legal Team. The Solicitor will perform a wide range of generalist legal work including the provision of advice and drafting of agreements to Barbour’s group business functions managing legal risk and delivering commercial solutions.
This is a generalist role with a focus on IP management. Duties will include the drafting and negotiating of commercial agreements and taking responsibility for a full case load; agreements will be of varying size and complexity.
Skills and Experience
Qualified Solicitor of at least 4+ years’ PQE with significant experience of non-contentious and contentious IP and Trade Mark Management.
Management of IP and Trade Mark Portfolio including 2+ years’ experience of prosecuting applications and contentious matters in the EU and UK and managing similar proceedings via agents globally.
It would be desirable to be a qualified Trade Mark Attorney.
Good ‘all-round’ solicitor willing to proactively up-skill and learn different legal specialisms.
To find out more about the role please visit our website https://www.barbour.com/job/solicitor
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