Senior IP Solicitor

Simpson Grierson Legal

Great role in a leading IP team in one of New Zealand's largest law firm.

  • Mix of contentious and non-contentious IP
  • Collaborative and supportive team
  • Top tier firm with award-winning culture
Simpson Grierson's Auckland office currently has an exciting opportunity for an experienced senior IP lawyer with 6+ years' PQE to join our leading Intellectual Property team.

This role offers fantastic quality work with plenty of variety, working for leading clients in areas including FMCG, sports and technology, plus the opportunity to work collaboratively with other teams in the firm.  The work is a broad mix of contentious and non-contentious IP, including brand and copyright enforcement, portfolio management, IP strategy and commercialisation. 
  
Joining by far the biggest IP team of any commercial firm, you will have the opportunity to work with many of the world’s leading brands. The size of our team allows scope for specialisation and potential for growth, supported by leaders in the field.

You’ll be supported by an inclusive, close-knit, collaborative team of true specialists.  You'll have the opportunity to manage juniors, work autonomously on files, and build solid relationships with blue chip local and international clients.
  
You’ll bring excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, and broad IP and marketing and/or sports law experience.  

You will also have the outstanding professional and career development opportunities that Simpson Grierson offers at your disposal. We are proud of our diverse and inclusive culture, and our reputation for putting people first in everything we do.