Commercial Lawyer

Posted 9 April by Rayner Personnel

A unique opportunity has arisen for a dynamic, motivated commercial lawyer to join our clients growing team at their Central Windsor office.

Our client is a niche commercial law firm, and one of the leading specialist franchising firms in the UK. Their one overall objective: to deliver no-nonsense legal advice that guarantees our clients the excellent service they’ve come to expect from us.

They understand that thier employees are the key to meeting this objective and we aim to attract the best candidates for our firm by creating an inclusive and stimulating work environment that encompasses flexible working and on-going career development.

If this sounds like you, and you are looking for your next challenge, read on.

Scope of Role

You will have a varied work-load of general commercial matters, predominantly non-contentious. Your work is likely to involve the following:

  • Advice on commercial contracts, including licence agreements, distribution agreements, shareholder agreements
  • Advice on trade marks and intellectual property
  • Advising franchisees and franchisors on their franchise agreements
  • Negotiating contract terminations
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Dispute resolution

Skills & Experience - essential

  • Solid background in commercial law
  • Good drafting and negotiation abilities
  • Good track record of providing high standards of client service

Skills & Experience - desirable but not essential

  • Some previous experience of litigation/dispute resolution or commercial property
  • Some previous experience of trade marks and IP
  • 0 - 3 years PQE

Personal requirements

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Outgoing, motivated and positive
  • Practical, solution-focused approach
  • Team-orientated
  • Commercial awareness
  • Comfortable with networking and business development activities

Required skills

  • International Commercial Law
  • Law

Application questions

Solid background in commercial law?
Some previous experience of trade marks and IP?
0 – 3 years PQE?

Reference: 34861233

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