Associate Intellectual Property LEGN105


Trade Marks and Patent Law

An international law firm, based in Sandton is looking for an Associate to join their Intellectual Property Department. The ideal candidate will have Group 2 SAIIPL exams and have experience in both Trademark and Patent Law.

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Minimum Requirements

An admitted attorney with at least 1 year PQE
Qualified Trade Mark Practitioner and Group 1 and Group 2 SAIIPL exams
Must have experience in a private legal practice
Experience in both Trade Marks and Patent Law
LLB degree is a requirement
Must have excellent academic credentials
Experience in litigation (High Court) is essential
Experience working in an IP firm (Intellectual Property) will be highly advantageous

Role Description

Duties and responsibilities
Preparing and drafting of correspondence to clients and colleagues
Researching law and drafting opinions
Dealing with a variety of IP related litigation matters, including matters relating to trade mark infringement, cancellation and opposition, name objections, ASA complaints and domain name disputes
Dealing with enquiries and advising clients in relation to copyright queries and dealing with litigation relating to copyright disputes

City: Sandton

Salary: R30 - R40 000 per month

Duration: Permanent