Corporate/Commercial Legal Counsel

Newton Shaw Recruitment
Newcastle Upon Tyne
£50000 - £60000 per annum + Depending on experience
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is looking for a Legal Counsel to join their worldwide organisation and highly regarded legal team based in their Newcastle office.

The position will involve reviewing, drafting and negotiating a range of different commercial contracts and agreements. You will provide legal direction and support in a broad range of other legal matters including corporate, data protection, intellectual property and litigation issues.

This is a good opportunity for a candidate to push their career forward in a busy in-house legal department. You will in return be mentored, developed and provided with the opportunity to broaden your commercial legal skills.

Candidates who have had exposure to the retail industry, sales of good act legislation and consumer law would be of interest.

Our client envisages that candidates with 2 - 5 years PQE plus will have the relevant skills / knowledge for this position, however this has been given as an approximate guide for applicants and our client is happy to consider the applications of candidates who fall outside of this PQE range but who have the relevant experience.

For more information on this great in-house opportunity please contact David Smith at Newton Shaw. If this position isn't for you but you know someone who could be suitable then please let us know. We offer a reward fee of £250 for any successful referrals. For full details please see our website

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