SENIOR ASSOCIATE – IPT DIVISION – EDINBURGH

Job Reference: JH/SA/E/05
Location:Edinburgh
Classification:

About the job:

OVERVIEW 

Following significant growth and further projected growth, our client, a highly regarded, global law firm is currently looking to recruit a Senior Associate for their Technology, Data and Commercial Practice, based at their prestigious offices in Edinburgh. With top tier rankings in Chambers, and Legal 500 and multiple awards to their name this is a monumental opportunity to join a firm that is renown for delivering quality, service excellence and value to their clients.

THE ROLE 

As a Senior Associate for this firm you will work alongside some of the most elite associates, partners and fee-earners in the industry. You will be an integral part of an award winning team that works on high profile and complex mandates for both major users and suppliers of technology related services. This firm boasts a stellar portfolio of clients which include major Government departments, retail and investment banks, airlines, retail groups, FTSE 100 companies and IT/outsourcing service providers. You will undertake a broad diet of work, that will include, but not be limited to;

  • Advising on major sourcing and outsourcing initiatives.
  • Dealing with technology projects involving cloud computing, open source, blockchain and automation/AI.
  • Assisting with data protection and privacy matters, including GDPR compliance and notification issues.
  • Advising on software licensing and support, and acquisition/licensing of technology.
  • Negotiation of more general commercial arrangements.

THE CANDIDATE 

The successful candidate will be an extremely ambitious and commercially astute qualified lawyer who can evidence a strong academic background. You will be able to provide a professional, quality service in a timely manner, whilst responding effectively to requests from internal and external clients. Excellent skills in communication, client relations, time management and team-working are essential.

To register an interest in this role, please contact one our of specialists on 0161 880 0118 or send a copy of your updated CV to Joshua Hudson- josh.hudson@qclegal.com

Salary:

HIGHLY COMPETITIVE SALARY AND BENEFITS PACKAGE