Commercial and Technology Senior Lawyer
Do you want to work with an outstanding client base, in a team filled with nurtured and celebrated talent? Our client is looking for an exceptional Senior Lawyer with 4-7 years PQE to be based in the City of London and must be an expert in Commercial & Technology legal work.
This international firm in the Top 200 rankings are highly innovative and entrepreneurial, constantly expanding the barriers considered of a regular law firm. They are at the forefront of innovation, boasting an exciting client base including multinational corporations, tech start-ups, pharmaceutical companies and HNW individuals. They are a formidable force of expertise and specialist individuals.
Their practice areas include: Real Estate, Private Client, Technology, Corporate and Commercial, Employment, Dispute Resolution, IP, Finance and Education. This ensures that their broad range of clients are well serviced within the firm, and each department benefits from high-quality cross-referral work. For an international law firm, this firm ensures that every individual feels part of the team and has an unbeatable culture.
This department's client base are disrupting markets through new technology and innovative services. They therefore demand the best lawyers in the market who understand their needs and requirements fully.
The team draw on experience of working with some of the world's leading and fastest-growing technology enterprises, to ensure clients benefit from knowledgeable, practical support.
The Commercial and Technology team includes lawyers with PhD and science degrees, who have a deep understanding of what's involved in creating and developing a technology business.
Their sector focuses include: Life sciences, patents, brands, designs, trade secrets, digital media, IT and outsourcing, commercial and GC support, FinTech and financial services and data and regulatory
You will have experience working on a range of Commercial matters with extensive expertise in negotiating commercial agreements for UK and International clients.
The Senior Lawyer coming into the team will have a true passion and interest in the advancement of technology and the related commercial application.
You will also have strong client relationship skills, and the role will allow the successful candidate to take on a large amount of responsibility, leading and mentoring more junior team members and given the free rein to lead on transactions working closely with the Partners.
- You will be an ambitious, experience Senior Lawyer with a strong legal background in Commercial & Technology matters
- PQE 4-7 years
- Ability to lead and mentor junior members of the department
- You will have excellent technical knowledge and proven experience in business development
- You should be keen to engage in networking and build your own client base
- You will have strong interpersonal skills and be a team player
- The salary will be based upon experience, with a fantastic benefits package
This role is an outstanding opportunity for an experienced Senior Associate to join this leading team, with very good prospects for promotion in the next couple of years.