Technology Associate - Hogan Lovells

 
Reference
0577
Salary
Competitive Benefits
Professional Title
Solicitor
PQE Guide
Any - Any
Areas of Practice
IP (Intellectual Property)
Locations
London Only

Office Locations
London

 


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Job Description

Hogan Lovells Intellectual Property, Media and Technology Group has particular expertise in outsourcing and technology matters. The practice specialises in advising on outsourcing transactions, and on all aspects of the development, exploitation and implementation of IT and novel technologies. They also regularly advise on intellectual property and data protection issues related to these areas. As well as drafting and negotiating IT and outsourcing contracts of all shapes and sizes, the practice has experience of advising on disputes in the IT field and on the use and implementation of payment systems and encryption technology.

We have an opening for a first rate Technology lawyer. Experience gained within a top tier firm is preferred. It is essential that the candidate has a strong academic background (minimum 2.1 degree) with excellent written communication and drafting skills. The successful candidate will also have outstanding technical skills, together with the ability to build relationships with clients and colleagues and work well in a team. The ideal candidate will have between four and six years post qualification experience (or equivalent experience) and have experience in IT contracts and Outsourcing.

In return, Hogan Lovells offers excellent training and development, a superb working environment together with a competitive salary and benefits package.

TECHNICAL ABILITY

-Understanding of legal principles of own practice area, along with a working knowledge of other practice areas
-Has project management responsibility, ensuring timely delivery to high quality standards
-Stays aware of legal developments affecting any specialist areas and regularly attends appropriate training sessions

CLIENT FOCUS

-Has good working relationships with clients
-Has a good understanding of client, the sector and the associated risks and opportunities.
-Actively works to develop and strengthen new client relationships

TEAM WORK AND INTERPERSONAL SKILLS

-Acts as a source of advice to others, sharing knowledge and expertise
-Has strong relationships and profile amongst senior colleagues
-Ability to work effectively with others

FIRM MINDEDNESS

-Understands the industry and market in which the practice stream and clients operate
-Contributes to the management of the group/practice area by understanding the areas of specialism, the firm's capabilities and business plan
-Takes an active role in managing the firm's reputation both in and out of work
-Understands the responsibility to give back to our communities.
-Understands the value of a diverse workforce