Legal Counsel

We are currently looking for a talented IP lawyer who is passionate about intellectual property and IT and who understands the language of law, business and technology to join our legal team.

It is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic and knowledgeable lawyer to step out of the shadow and make your name known in the IP law.

Requirements:

  • Degree in law, preferably such universities as National Research University the Higher School of Economics, Moscow State University, MGIMO, Kutafin’s Academy of Law
  • 3 years of relevant experience in the field of Intellectual Property law is a must
  • Solid knowledge of the Russian civil, IP law and civil procedure law
  • A perfect command of English
  • Ability to efficiently apply theoretical knowledge in practice and provide argumentation

The role will involve:

  • Participation in anti-piracy litigation and disputes
  • Preparing legal positions and strategy, risk assessment for further litigation support of clients
  • Drafting, proofreading, editing, and revising license, assignments agreements, services agreements, powers of attorney, corporate documents
  • Performing legal research
  • Drafting statements of claim, statements of defense, motions, proposals, reports
  • Business communications with clients in English
  • Managing legal projects of our clients

Personal attributes:

  • Excellent verbal and communication skills in English, advanced level is a minimum requirement
  • Eager to learn and grow as a lawyer, especially in the field of IP
  • Responsibility, stress resistanceб strong attention to details
  • Ability to work quickly under the pressure of tight deadlines

Benefits:

  • Fast career growth
  • Corporate fitness program
  • Fancy offices in a new business center 5 min from Dmitrovskaya (Savelovskiy City Business Center)
  • Access to litigation from day one
  • Freedom to explore the application of the IP law and set your own legal precedents

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your CV and cover letter via email to legal@webkontrol.ru