URGENT HIRE - Corporate IP Associate (3-5yrs PQE) - Hong Kong
Magic Circle law firm is looking to hire a first-class transactional IP lawyer for its highly rated Hong Kong office. Advising on IP matters throughout its lifecycle, including the creation, acquisition, licensing & franchising, commercialisation, protection and dispute resolution / enforcement of IP rights, our client has extensive experience in the IP aspects of corporate transactions across the Asia region.
Academically superb, applicants will be circa 3-5 years qualified and have gained their experience to date with a leading international law firm. Direct experience of advising on M&A, JV’s and carve outs as well as advisory work spanning data privacy, licensing etc. is essential. IP litigators will not be considered for this role as significant transactional experience is essential.
Preference is for those candidates that have come up from the IP side and speak fluent Chinese (read/write/speak). Ideally Hong Kong qualified / resident, those looking to relocate from United Kingdom, Australia / New Zealand etc will also be considered.
The successful applicants will work closely with the lead partner in Hong Kong as well as colleagues across the Asia-Pacific / Internationally, benefitting from immediate responsibility for a wide range of interesting and challenging work while benefitting from best in class ongoing training & development. A strong salary & benefits package is on offer within what is a dynamic and collegiate team that offers clear and achieveable career progression.
For more information, please send your CV and supporting information to James O’Brien in confidence at email@example.com or apply directly via LinkedIn.