In-house Commercial/IP Counsel

England, East Anglia
£60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Package
18 Jan 2019
15 Feb 2019
Cameran Waite
Legal counsel
Full time
Contract type

Our client, a leader in the technology industry, is looking to expand their in-house legal team with the appointment of a commercial in-house legal counsel.

As a Commercial In-house Counsel, you will play a crucial role in the success of a fast-growing international business. As a commercial counsel, you will be required to provide effective legal advice to assist in the negotiating, drafting and delivery of a diverse range of commercial agreements.

Kay accountabilities:

  • Proven ability to provide specific legal support on a wide range of commercial contracts- including SaaS agreements, licensing and distribution agreements and IP portfolio arrangements
  • Exceptional drafting and negotiating skills with the ability to draft bespoke agreements

This business creates games that are enjoyed world-wide, and they have won numerous awards and accolades in the games industry. They have an incredibly lively office environment and - to put it simply - enjoy being in the office. The successful commercial Solicitor will have a highly visible role in the business, and will work with designers, marketing, finance, HR, and other internal stakeholders to provide comprehensive and commercial legal advice.

A typical day could involve; drafting and negotiating commercial contracts, (T&Cs, digital media agreements, licensing agreements, and confidentiality agreements), managing the IP portfolio and advising on IP infringements, advising on ad-hoc employment law issues or commercial disputes, and advising on new marketing campaigns or property developments.

The ideal candidate will have an excess of three years PQE within a commercially driven environment. A working knowledge of Data Protection and Corporate affairs will be advantageous but is not essential. Home working may be accommodated for one day per week.

Please contact Cameran Waite, Recruitment Consultant - In House, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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