Dawn Ellmore Employment
Dawn Ellmore Employment Agency
Job title
Patent Litigation Solicitor – Up to 4 years’ PQE - London

An opportunity to work for an innovative, successful and growing intellectual property firm. You will be working for an exciting range of clients, acting on IP matters across different intellectual property rights, technologies and commercial contexts.

What you will enjoy:
The opportunity to develop your experience of contentious intellectual property further by working on trade mark, patent, design and copyright cases, as well as licensing and other IP-related disputes, including:

  • pre-action advisory work
  • infringement and validity proceedings (IPEC, High Court and Patents Court)
  • oppositions and invalidity proceedings (UKIPO and EUIPO)
  • alternative dispute resolution (e.g. mediation)
  • co-ordinating foreign proceedings and liaising with overseas counsel
  • anti-counterfeiting work including Customs/Trading Standards actions
  • domain name disputes (e.g. Nominet and UDRP)
  • Company Names Tribunal cases
  • online take-down actions

Providing commercial law advice, drafting and advising on commercial contracts with an IP angle, including:

  • licence and collaboration agreements
  • non-disclosure agreements
  • assignments
  • due diligence
  • Participating in business development

What you will need:

  • Experience of contentious trade mark and patent proceedings
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Intellectual Property Law and Practice, University of Oxford
  • The ability to develop strong working relationships with both colleagues and clients

What would be advantageous:

  • A science or engineering degree
  • Languages

Posted date
March 2018
Luke Rehbein or Kevin Bartle
Company Details
Dawn Ellmore Employment Agency Ltd. 
Premier House 
12-13 Hatton Garden 
020 7405 5039
  • UK: London