In-house Solicitor

South West London – £75,000 - £80,000

Douglas Scott have partnered with a top Global Advertising Company who operate in over 30 countries.

They are looking to recruit a Legal Counsel - In-house Solicitor to assist their busy Legal team.

You will be joining an exciting and dynamic legal team which compramises of three qualified lawyers and a paralegal.

Your duties of a Legal Counsel - In-house Solicitor will be:

  • Good drafting skills and experience in negotiating and advising on commercial contracts,standard terms of business with advertising contracts, contributor agreements, PR and publishing contracts,
  • Knowledge and experience of advising on trademarks, copyright and IP law, Data Protection Act/GDPR and compliance
  • Ability and willingness to communicate effectively at all levels with senior management team
  • Ability to work with many areas of the business at a Global level
  • Ability to support staff in their negotiations on commercial contracts

The ideal candidate will have In-house experience, my client is open to PQE level.

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, running 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's professionalism, global industry knowledge and contacts are exceptional. I would highly recommend Lisa for her passion in ensuring a candidate's skills and experiences matches the clients expectations and vice versa, fundamental in recruitment ! Above all, Lisa goes above and beyond, she is with you throughout the whole process, on hand to answer any questions, offering advice and support around a candidates or clients busy schedule, one feels like they are receiving a very bespoke friendly personal service!"

Data Governance | London

Job Spec:

  • Area of Law: Commercial Contracts
  • Type: In House
  • Salary: £75,000 - £80,000
  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: South West London
  • Reference: LS771K

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