IT/Outsourcing Commercial Lawyer 4 PQE

London (Greater)
07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Commercial, IT and Outsourcing Lawyer role in London

Your new company
This market leading international law firm has practices across the UK and worldwide but also operates a preferred firm network to enhance its international capabilities. The firm provides multi-jurisdictional support in key global sectors including energy and natural resources, financial institutions, advanced engineering, health and life sciences, technology, infrastructure, government, insurance and funds. This global reach, combined with the sector know-how and technical excellence of its people, is why the firm is a trusted adviser to FTSE 100 and 250 businesses, entrepreneurs, financial institutions, UK and overseas government departments, and high net worth individuals.

Your new role
You will be responsible for drafting, negotiating and advising on a broad range of commercial and IT contracts which will include data protection issues. The firm has one of the UK's largest sector dedicated commercial, IT and outsourcing teams so you will be advising clients from a broad range of sectors which will include retail, food and drink, pharma, financial services and telecoms. You will advise mainly private sector clients but will be exposed to public sector project work. You will be involved in large scale and ground breaking outsourcing projects for household business clients.

What you'll need to succeed
You will require a minimum 2.1 degree from a reputable university, demonstrate a solid track record of advising on commercial contracts work, with at least 1-3 year's post qualification experience within a private practice team. You will need to be able to demonstrate commitment to commercial law as a legal specialism. You will need to work well in a team and have experience of establishing and maintaining long term client relationships will also be advantageous.

What you'll get in return
The firm offers a vibrant and supportive working environment built upon its core values; they are progressive, forward thinking, pragmatic and sensible. They pride themselves on high quality client instructions, are committed to investing in the learning and development of their lawyers and support staff at all levels, and encourage their lawyers to build relationships and take part in business development opportunities.

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