Maclay Murray & Spens LLP is a full service, independent, commercial law firm offering legal solutions and advice to clients throughout the UK and beyond. We are an entrepreneurial and business driven firm, welcoming individuals from a wide range of backgrounds who can innovate, develop tailored solutions and work well within team environments.
We have a vacancy for an enthusiastic Solicitor to join our top ranked IP and Technology non-contentious team. We are looking for a 3-4 yrs + PQE, dynamic, ambitious and intelligent individual with good communications skills. This role will ideally be based in our Glasgow office.
Our team works in a wide range of sectors, both in the UK and internationally, with particular depth of expertise in fashion, branding, IT, life sciences, e-business and a Scottish IP dispute resolution / litigation practice. The team has a strong client base with a strong portfolio of brands and intellectual property including the Edrington Group (Famous Grouse / Macallan / Highland Park), Edinburgh Woollen Mill, Optos PLC, Menzies PLC and the Restaurant Group.
The ideal candidate will be an excellent technical commercial contract drafter and will have experience of Intellectual Property and Information Technology law. Some exposure to providing advice on data protection and corporate assist work would be advantageous. In addition to the technical competencies you will be able to work well in a team.
If you believe you have the necessary skills for this role, please attach your CV and include details of your notice period and salary expectations when applying for this position.