Commercial Solicitor (2-5 yrs pqe)

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Commercial Solicitor (2-5 yrs pqe)

Location: Crawley
Department: Commercial
Start Date: ASAP

About the team:

The commercial team combines business understanding with exceptional technical know-how to help clients achieve their business objectives.  We provide business-ready commercial advice to in-house lawyers, their commercial colleagues as well as to owners and managers of businesses.

 

We have particular expertise in technology-related issues including IT provision and on-line trading issues, intellectual property rights management, the management, exploitation and protection of data, trading arrangements including joint ventures, partnering arrangements, agency and distribution agreements, procurement agreements and outsourcing agreements.

 

About the role:

The key roles and responsibilities for this position are as follows: 

  • Dealing with a wide range of commercial work to involve drafting, reviewing and negotiating trading agreements, together with supply, purchase and manufacturing agreements including joint ventures and outsourcing
  • Providing advice on IT agreements, licences and SLA’s both for developers and purchasers
  • Advising in connection with e-trading issues, online service solutions and data protection
  • Acting for a wide range of clients
  • Managing a large and varied caseload with a strong commercial approach
  • Playing a supporting role in building the business; developing marketing initiatives and drawing on existing contacts

Do you have?

  • 2-5 years post qualification experience of commercial work
  • Excellent drafting skills
  • Solid knowledge and experience of IT/IP contracts and data protection
  • Strong client focus with the ability to build and sustain excellent relationships
  • Good commercial awareness
  • Outstanding communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team not only in the Commercial Department but with internal teams across the business
  • The appetite to develop their business development skills
  • The ability to work well under pressure and manage a varied workload with the support of comprehensive accounting tools
  • Solid IT skills with a good working knowledge of Word, Excel and Outlook.  Experience of working a case management system would also be desirable

If you do have the above and you would like to share in our purpose and can strengthen the services we offer, we would really like to hear from you! To apply contact the In-House Recruitment Team either in writing to the address below or by email to Recruitment@asb-law.com

 

asb law LLP is an equal opportunities employer

 

asb law LLP, Origin Two, 106 High Street, Crawley, West Sussex, RH10 1BF

T: +44 (0)1293 861218 F: +44 (0)1293 861250