Our client is a global professional services firm specializing in a wide range of consulting disciplines and we are recruiting an experienced Intellectual Property Lawyer to join their well-established operations in Dubai. The role will focus on advising clients on intellectual property matters
Advise clients on intellectual property, patents, trademarks and service marks, copyright and trade secrets matters based on experience and legal research, negotiate licensing agreements,
Provide advice, support and training to clients on IP matters, prepare client pitches and proposals,
Essential Skills & Experience Required
5 – 8 years’ post qualification intellectual property and copyright legal experience gained at a reputable international legal or professional services firm with a strong background in reviewing, drafting and negotiating IP and confidentiality clauses and contracts, negotiating trademark licenses and software licensing.
Bachelor’s Degree in Law – LLB (Hons) Law – preference will be given to candidates who have been educated in the UK, USA, Australia or New Zealand.
Currently living in the UAE / GCC – preference will be given to candidates living in the UAE.
Ability to develop and foster long term client relationships to proactively grow the practice to generate incremental revenue.
Outgoing personality with excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills with the ability to manage senior stakeholder relationships.
Fluent in English – must be able to read, write and speak fluent English.