Tech & Digital Solicitor

Location
England, London
Salary
£55000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted
30 Oct 2018
Closes
27 Nov 2018
Ref
BBBH8394
Contact
Sarah Beard
Practice area
Media and entertainment
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Are you a 2-4 PQE Technology & Digital Solicitor seeking a stand-out opportunity to join one of the leading law firms for the Media, Technology and Creative industries?

You will find a culture which stands this firm firmly apart from the competition, they invest heavily in their staff and can offer an excellent platform for career progression.

The Firm:

This top tier, Legal 500 ranked firm are based in the heart of the West End, since their inception over thirty years ago, the firm has represented some of the world's most successful musicians, producers, directors and creative talent as well as television and sports personalities.

It also counts rights owners, media-based companies, and entrepreneurs as clients, providing a full range of legal services. The firm is known Internationally, and it is common that often matters they work on, attract significant press attention. You will find a team of Lawyers who are at the top of their game, they are not just technically skilled but have strong commercial mindsets.

The firm now stands at just over 80 members of staff, and due to how busy they are, they are set to further grown over the next 24 months.

The firm also has a strong Video game sector experience, recently they have got known for their expertise in virtual reality.

The Role:

The firm is seeking to hire a Technology & Digital Solicitor into their West End office.

The specialist Lawyers in this team fully understand the technology & digital sector and understand the issues that can arise, the complex nature of this type of work and work hard to provide practical commercial solutions to help clients maximise their opportunities.

Within this practice they act for a diverse range of clients including businesses, game changers within the media and tech sectors, entrepreneurs & innovators, game developers, publishers, digital broadcasters, e-commerce platforms, social media publishers, app and site developers all the way through to fitness and health tech companies and gambling services.

The practice is established and broad and you will gain exposure to a vast range of work at this firm. You will deal with a first-class caseload, working alongside a high experience Partner, this will be a hands-on role where you will get excellent client facing exposure. You will also receive excellent training in how to business develop and become a commercially focused Lawyer.

This role comes with excellent prospects for progression including Partnership.

Requirements:

  • You will be a Technology & Digital Solicitor with at least 2 years PQE (there is no upper limit regarding the amount of PQE)
  • You should have gained good experience working within the technology/digital industry
  • A meticulous eye for detail is essential
  • The ability to build strong client lists is essential
  • Salary is negotiable depending on your background, plus an exceptional benefits package

This is an exceptional opportunity with the country's leading Media and Technology practice, apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.