Commercial IP Senior Associate 5-8 PAE

Job Details

$130000 - $170000 per annum
Job Type
about 1 month ago
An opportunity has arisen for a senior IP lawyer with specialist IP advisory and/or contentious experience at 5-8 years’ PAE to join a top-rated Commercial IP practice, sitting in the wider Corporate & Commercial practice. Working as part of a close-knit team in Sydney with an eclectic client base, you will work with high profile clients in the food & beverage and cosmetic/skincare industries to name a few. Your responsibilities will include:
  • Trade Mark portfolio management as well as responding to IP Australia on examination issues as well as defence / prosecution of the same.
  • Strategic advisory work with a focus on patents, copyright, design & software licensing; and
  • A mix of IP litigation and appearance work involving trademark & copyright infringement in the Federal or Federal Circuit court.
  • Mentorship of an Associate within the team.
Key Requirements:
  • 5-8 years’ PAE in a specialist boutique IP practice or national Commercial IP/IP litigation team;
  • Ideally a mix of advisory and IP litigation experience with a strong foundation in trademarks & patents.
  • Prior experience appearing in the Federal or Federal Circuit court would be advantageous.
  • Commercially astute with strong drafting & client facing skills.
  • Mentorship capabilities with a view to growing the Sydney team.
In return, you will receive:
  • A competitive remuneration package;
  • Exposure to broad, high-level client portfolio;
  • A host of other incentives & benefits;
  • A friendly and collaborative team culture; and
  • Flexibility and autonomy.
 To apply for this position, please click the 'Apply Now' button below. For a confidential discussion, please contact Camilla Overall on 0421 171391/0291952981.