Commercial & IP Paralegal

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Law Firms

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Serena Mutto

  • Contact email:

    serenamutto@taylorroot.com

  • Job ref:

    SER1092602_1557318874

  • Published:

    13 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-06-07

Taylor Root is seeking a Commercial & IP to join a leading independent UK law firm.

Working closely with the Partners and fee earners to support clients operating in the parallel goods market your role will cover the following areas:

  • Identifying orders that require legal checks and conducting these checks by corresponding with, and reviewing paperwork from, suppliers;
  • Reviewing supply chains so as to verify the validity of the goods sourced and checking that documentation corresponds with the quantity and description of the order placed by the client;
  • Company vetting by way of Companies House filings, credit risk reports, VAT verification and legal database searches;
  • Sending out terms and conditions to potential suppliers and keeping record of those received;
  • Dealing with routine client and/or third party queries and reporting to relevant fee earner with updates where necessary;
  • Legal research;
  • Assisting the team with trademark prosecution management.

The successful candidate should have prior experience in a City law firm and have a basic knowledge of IP gained either through experience or an LPC elective.

To discuss this in more detail please apply with a current CV to the link below

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.