Commercial/IT/Technology lawyer NQ – 1 & 2+ years’ PQE LONDON
Due to the current demands within their Tech Transactions team, this commercial law firm in London is looking for two Commercial/IT/Technology lawyers, one of NQ to 1 and the other of 2 or more years’ PQE. The successful candidates will support both complex technology related projects and the day-to-day contracting requirements of companies being changed by technology or providing technology products and services. You will also assist on a range of technology specific agreements, from licensing, cloud, SaaS and IoT agreements to more project focused documents supporting outsourcings, (public and private) procurements and technology implementation projects, demonstrating a real interest in the (legal) issues inherent in technology contracting and, with increasing seniority, bringing proven insight and experience in one or more key areas such as connectivity, IT and/or non-personal data. Associates in the Tech Transactions team bring their contracting and tech knowledge to the wider (international) technology transactions team, supporting colleagues working across various sectors (such as energy, aviation & defence, consumer & retail as well as the tech sector itself).
If you are qualified, you will have an understanding and experience of Technology related work, as well as experience of general commercial contracts relating to procurement and outsourcing processes. Ideally, you will also have experience and an understanding of one or more of the following key areas for the Tech Transactions group, namely: • Connectivity (eg IoT, cloud, hosting, telecoms) • IT (eg SaaS, software development & licensing, VARs) • Non-personal data (eg licensing, development and exploitation).
Newly-qualified candidates will have undertaken a seat in either IP law and/or IT law and/or general Commercial law.