Your new company
This is a fantastic opportunity for a Technology Lawyer to join a firm who are known within the market for their comprehensive offering. The team compete at the very top of the legal market in particular sectors including energy, technology, transport and financial services and are currently looking to recruit a 2+PQE lawyer to join them in either their Bristol or Edinburgh offices. You will have the opportunity to support clients in all aspects of IT projects and technology and data law, and you will enjoy a varied, high quality and complex caseload, with a key focus on:
- Digital transformation and IT outsourcing projects for corporate and public sector clients
- Software and technology licensing
- Cloud computing
- Cyber and data security
- Data Protection and ePrivacy
- Big data
- Artificial Intelligence
- the Internet of Things
- Smart contracts
- Digital Media, including virtualisation and digital content
What you'll need to succeed
Our client is looking for a 2+ PQE lawyer with relevant work experience focused on technology transactions and regulatory data protection matters, with experience of working on large, complex technology licensing, outsourcing projects and data protection/cyber issues for corporate and public sector clients. You will be a strong team player, able to manage a complex and varied workload effectively, and demonstrate a willingness to learn and be self-motivated.
What you'll get in return
This is a fantastic opportunity for a Technology Lawyer who is looking for an opportunity to advance their career in a practice that will provide a varied diet of high-quality work. You will be encouraged to get involved in business development with excellent support and opportunity for career progression. You will join a collaborative environment and gain professional development from the offset. The firm are open to discussing flexible working patterns. Please contact Harriet Chapman at Hays Legal for further information.
What you need to do now
If you are interested in applying for this position click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new role, please contact Harriet Chapman in complete confidence at Hays. We would expect a lawyer with the given PQE to have gained the level of experience required, but this does not preclude applications from those with more or less PQE.