Legal Counsel IP

 

On behalf of our customer, one of the world's leading energy companies, located in Baar/Switzerland, we are searching for a

 

 

Legal Counsel International Property / Trade Mark

 

 

Your scope of work will be to handle trade mark related legal work for a global portfolio of marks, in Switzerland and to be part of a local and international team of trade mark attorneys and paralegals. Providing legal advice to Swiss trade mark owning company and to the global businesses; developing strategies for filing and prosecution, trade mark and brand protection (especially anti-counterfeiting in key markets, and to effectively manage external agents and their costs). Furthermore negotiating with third parties regarding use of trade mark rights, such as co-existence agreements; supporting major corporate projects from a trade mark perspective supporting major corporate projects from a trade mark perspective; drafting contracts and other legar and corporate documents relating to intellectual property.

 

 

Your profile:

• Degree in Law, preferably with specialisation in IP or experience in this field

• Working experience with a law firm and/or a major national and/or international company

• Excellent knowledge of English, spoken and written, including good drafting skills

• Excellent team player with ability to work efficiently with little supervision

• Knowledge of /experience with the UK and/or US legal system is a plus

 

 

You will find a many-sided, multifunctional, interesting and challenging opportunity to apply and enhance your know-how and further develop your professional career in a multinational company. Furthermore, this position offers flexible working times and attractive conditions of employment.

Please contact Ruth Gygax for further discussion.