Advise clients on intellectual property, patents, trademarksand service marks, copyright and trade secrets matters based onexperience and legal research, negotiate licensing agreements,freedom to operate and procurement and sourcing and contractenforcement.
Provide advice, support and training toclients on IP matters, prepare client pitches and proposals.
Essential Skills & ExperienceRequired
7+ years’ postqualification intellectual property and copyright legal experiencegained at a reputable international legal or professional servicesfirm with a strong background in reviewing, drafting andnegotiating IP and confidentiality clauses and contracts,negotiating trademark licenses and software licensing, IP duediligence and data protection.
Sound knowledge of localand international patent and IP law and practices.
Bachelor’s Degree in Law LLB (Hons) Law preference will be given to candidates who have beeneducated in the UK, Europe, USA, Australia or New Zealand.
Currently living in the UAE / GCC preference will begiven to candidates living in the UAE.
Ability todevelop and foster long term client relationships to proactivelygrow the practice to generate incremental revenue.
Outgoing personality with excellent communication, interpersonaland presentation skills with the ability to manage seniorstakeholder relationships.