Commercial Solicitor

Cambridge – £96,000 - £144,000

Legal Counsel 2-4 month contract

My client an up and coming technology company based in Cambridge are looking for a Legal Counsel for a 2-4 month contract handling commercial contracts.

The role would be perfect for a commercial Solicitor with a broad commercial background, including experiencing in contracts, IP, licencing, and data protection. This is an exciting, innovative, and fun business with lots of personality and opportunities to develop.

This opportunity will start ASAP for a 2-4-month period with the opportunity of remote working part of the week.

A typical day could involve; drafting and negotiating commercial contracts, (T&Cs, digital media agreements, licensing agreements, and confidentiality agreements), managing the IP portfolio and advising on IP infringements, advising on ad-hoc employment law issues or commercial disputes, and advising on new marketing campaigns or property developments.

Open to PQE Level, candidates from both In-House and Private Practice will be considered. The key to this role is handling a broad range of commercial caseloads.

This is an unmissable contract role. Please apply now for immediate consideration.

Please contact Lisa Spink, Managing Consultant - In House, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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Lisa Spink

Managing Consultant
0203 846 3071

Lisa joined Douglas Scott in 2013 where she ran our Locum desk for 2 years before going on to work as a Business Manager at one of the largest recruitment agencies in the UK, here she focused on Legal & Compliance on a contract and interim basis. Lisa re-joined Douglas Scott in 2018 as a Managing Consultant to set up a Legal & Compliance desk within our In-house department, again with a contract and interim focus and predominantly within (but not limited to) the London market. Originally from Cornwall she now lives in the Manchester area with her husband and young son Harrison.

"Lisa Spink was very energetic and enthusuastic. Realised I was a great fit for the role and ensured i got through the screening stage and not just a discarded not fully understood cv. Good support abd communicator too !"

Data Governance | London

Job Spec:

  • Area of Law: Commercial Contracts
  • Type: In House
  • Salary: £96,000 - £144,000
  • Term: Temp/Contract
  • Location: Cambridge
  • Reference: LS980

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