IP - Senior Associate / Counsel

  • Location

    Hong Kong

  • Sector:

    Law Firms

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Mudita Valakati

  • Contact email:

    trdaxtraadresp@thesrgroup.com

  • Job ref:

    PR/208313_1648530459

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-04-28

  • Startdate:

    29/03/2022

The leading Magic Circle Law firm's Intellectual Property practice is seeking 5+ PQE lawyers (Senior Associate / Counsel level) to join their well-established team in Hong Kong. Being a full-service IP practice, the team excels in advising multinational companies on the protection of their IPR throughout Greater China, as well as providing counselling on a wide range of cross-border transactions. There is a clear and widely supported track for progression in this role for the right candidate.

Experience and Skills

  • 5-7+ years post qualification experience in i) contentious and non-contentious soft IP and tech areas, and ii) Infringement matters and licensing disputes, IP exploitation and portfolio management, from a top tier IP practice. Candidates should demonstrate an interest in developing broad based IP skills, both contentious and advisory.
  • Experience in handling both Hong Kong and China projects preferred, meaningful experience working with China-based clients.
  • Common law admission (any). PRC undergraduate degree holders would also be considered.
  • Experience managing and supervising juniors/a small team preferred.
  • Candidates should have an aptitude for, and interest, in client facing business development and profiling.
  • Fluent in English, Mandarin and/or Cantonese preferred.

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