Patent Legal Assistant

Location
England, Hampshire, Southampton
Salary
£18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted
05 Jul 2019
Closes
02 Aug 2019
Ref
BBBH14836
Contact
Andrew Burrows
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

This law firm is one of Europe's best regarded Intellectual Property/Patents practices. They have an exceptional culture and are ranked highly in the Legal 500 across their specialisms. They are one of the most innovative and creative law firms I have ever come across; with specialisms in media and entertainment, luxury and fashion, electronics and more. They operate on a global level, with clients across the world. The firm have very good career progression prospects, Paralegals can progress to a senior level and further. Sky is one of their clients.

The Firm

The firm are vibrant, creative and incredibly down to earth, with an excellent culture and reputation not just in the UK, but in the global market. They are award winning and have an exceptional client base, working with some of the biggest companies in the world.

They have a very strong offering in both contentious and non-contentious work and their attorneys are considered some of the best in the UK and the world. They work with industry leaders and companies across a broad range of industry sectors.

The Role

Because the firm is dealing with so much high-quality Patent work with one of their biggest clients, they are looking for a Patent Paralegal, Legal Assistant or Legal Secretary for their Southampton office.

You will have a hands-on role supporting Attorneys in Southampton and London (you will be based in Southampton, but they have exceptional technology at their finger-tips, allowing for remote working from this office).

You will receive excellent support and training, so SOME patent experience will suffice. You will be a Legal Secretary, Assistant, or Paralegal with IP/Patent experience. You will manage the portfolio and action the daily task list, provide secretarial support, act as a point of contact for the key client and much more.

Requirements:

  • You will be a Patent Paralegal, Legal Secretary or Legal Assistant with SOME Patent experience
  • You will be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment
  • You will have strong written and verbal communication skills
  • You will be strong at building relationships with colleagues and clients
  • This is an exceptional opportunity for a Patent Paralegal, Legal Assistant or Legal Secretary to join this Legal 500 practice in Southampton.

    Apply now for immediate consideration.