edwards gibson informed connections
+44(0)20 7153 4903
Back to list

IP Litigation lawyer, Partner to £800,000 US FIRM

Reference: MC890615
Job type: Permanent
Location: UK - London
Practice areas:
IT/IP/Media/Sport - IP Litigation
This is a leading US law firm in London which has made a significant impact over the last 10 years. Internationalisation has been key to the firm’s success and the lawyers market the firm as a global boutique. The firm is very profitable and partner remuneration is a mix of points and merit. Some of the younger partners are the biggest contributors and hence are some of the highest earners.

Unusually, the London office is now one of this law firm’s largest offices with almost 100 lawyers and houses several key decision makers. The firm has ambitious growth plans, which are already underway, for the next five years. The partnership is looking to launch new practice areas in London and add to the already recognised pockets of excellence.

The firm is very active in the hospitality, technology and pharmaceutical (representing both large generic and smaller innovator companies) sectors and represents clients throughout their lifecycle of acquisitions, financings and disputes. Complementing these practices, the firm regards IP as an equally important ‘stand-alone’ offering for clients looking to protect and defend their interests. Having made several ‘heavyweight’ acquisitions in the Patent, Copyright and Trademark arenas in New York, the partnership is keen to replicate this in London.

Reputation and background are both important for this hire. The firm recognises it is not always easy to quantify following but you will need to demonstrate your ability to build a client base and you will have a track record of historic billings. The firm can offer a superb platform and existing global network upon which to grow your practice.

Apply online or contact MARK COATES at mark.coates@edwardsgibson.com or +44 207 153 4903 to find out more about this or similar opportunities.

Edwards Gibson acts as an employment agency for permanent roles.

www.edwardsgibson.com

Edwards Gibson - Specialising in Legal
Recruitment for Qualified Lawyers in London

PQE levels are intended as a guide to the level of legal experience required to undertake the advertised role. We welcome applications from qualified lawyers of any level who can demonstrate the necessary legal experience.

Edwards Gibson is committed to protecting personal information in accordance with the Data Protection Act 2018 and the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). If you would like to find out more about how we process and use personal data, please read our Privacy Policy.

Linked in Linked in

Apply

news & events

  • June 2019: Edwards Gibson director quoted in ‘US Top 50 Firms in London’ report (The Lawyer) more
  • March 2019: EG sponsors the 'Real Estate Team of the Year' Award at the Legal Business Awards 2019 more
  • November 2019: Edwards Gibson director quoted in ‘The Lawyer’ article ‘Just Pay Me In Dollars: The Long, Slow Toppling Of The Magic Circle’s Buying Power’ more
  • September/October 2019 round up of lateral partner moves in London more

top articles

  • Quantifying your following and writing an effective business plan more
  • Legal directory rankings and their effect on lawyer recruitment more
  • The Partnership Track and Moving for Immediate Partnership more
  • Competency Based Interviews - an overview more