After considerable growth over the last 3 years, our client is seeking to recruit a Solicitor to join their Tech and IP team in their Bristol office.
The team is part of the firms’ wider commercial services group, with specialisms across intellectual property, data, and technology contracts. The role will include advising clients across the leisure, retail, financial services, and digital sectors. The team work with a mix of contentious and non-contentious IP matters, both nationally and internationally. You will be expected to have experience on all forms of IP disputes and enforcement, as well as experience with patents, designs, and trademarks copyright. In addition to this, you will show an interest as to how technology can be used to enhance services to clients.
The ideal candidate will demonstrate a flexible, driven, and supportive attitude, with the ability to embrace team working and dedication to client service. You will be 3-5 years’ PQE, specialising in intellectual property with the ambition to develop your IP career within a market-leading team. Commercial awareness and keeping up to date with the latest developments in intellectual property law is required. Important qualities also include having an appetite for business development and having strong communication skills in order to effectively advise clients.