Job Ref JRW/6112
Experience Level 2- 5 YRS PQE
Practice Area Corporate & CommercialFinancial Services/RegulatoryIP/ IT/ TMTOther
Commercial / Competition / Regulatory Solicitor – Surrey
This new opening is for a talented lawyer who is technically strong, personable and ambitious.
They will need to be able to work independently with clients to deliver a pragmatic and hands-on service.
They will be seeking a role as a technical lead lawyer alongside other key members of the team.
Experience of, or an interest in, competition and regulatory law would be a distinct advantage in this role. You may be a competition lawyer with up to 5 years’ PQE doing too much transactional work and case management and would, therefore, appreciate a more diverse role undertaking a broader range of commercial work, whilst retaining your specialist skills. Alternatively, you may be a commercial lawyer who wants to move into more specialist competition and regulatory law areas.
The client’s competition and regulatory law practice is top tier ranked in the Legal 500. The work is broad including core competition issues, wider EU law, Brexit and other regulatory areas for example in relation to life sciences and telecommunications. The competition and regulatory team also handle a range of commercial contracts work.
We are not looking for lawyers with the full range of experience required for the role. Training will be provided and your attitude and aptitude to learn will be paramount. If you want to work in a friendly and entrepreneurial environment for a high-quality client base from FTSE 100 and international companies to owner managed businesses then please get in touch.
Qualifications and Experience
Key expertise in the majority of the following areas is essential:
IT contracts of all types, including App and other software development, software licensing, software agreements, implementation projects, system supplies and SaaS arrangements
- Procurement agreements, including group buying and other framework arrangements
- Manufacturing and supply agreements
- Outsourcing agreements including FM, logistics, catering, large-scale cleaning
- Distribution and agency agreements
- e-commerce, website terms
- standard business terms
- franchising agreements
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