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TMT Lawyer - Edinburgh

Information Technology - Private Practice
Ref: 426 Date Posted: Tuesday 25 Jun 2024

Leading international law firm are looking to hire a circa 2 year PQE TMT lawyer to join their award-winning team- this role can be based in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Manchester or London. 

Role Profile:

The TMT team has a strong focus on clients in the firm's global sectors of Advanced Manufacturing and Technology, Financial Services, and Energy, particularly institutional and blue chip clients, technology suppliers and customers seeking digital solutions and innovation. The team is focussed on key client propositions, such as MedTech, InfraTech, FinTech and Big Data, which interface to a wide range of sectors, such as infrastructure and construction, energy and real estate. This is a dynamic team where every team member can make his or her own mark.  Our lawyers are a key part of the team's development and are able to take responsibility for leading on projects, developing and leading client relationships, contributing to the team's business development plans, focusing on sector activity and supporting the growth of more junior team members.

The role is wide-ranging and will include:

  • Acting for customers and suppliers on their digital, technology outsourcing, business change projects, sourcing, and telecommunications related deals;
  • Developing ongoing relationships with an existing client base as well as assisting with bids and pitch presentations for new opportunities;
  • Developing close working relationships as part of an international team;
  • Taking an active role in our campaigns and the development of our products.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Technically excellent and with previous TMT experience of at least 2 years with an established private practice firm or large in-house practice;
  • Enthusiastic and a team player;
  • Self starter, commercially aware and client focused;
  • Interest in technology issues, using this to support business development;
  • Strong academic background, excellent communication and organisational skill

On Offer:

  • Competitive Salary and Benefits package. 
  • Longstanding tier 1 rated technology and outsourcing team.
  • Market leading, dynamic and growing international team- opportunity to work with colleagues who are leading specialists in the TMT sector.
  • ​First class training and career development programme.
  • Early responsibility and opportunities to develop client relationships.

To discuss this role in confidence, to request the full job description or to apply, please contact: 

David Thomson, Director

Tel: 0131 450 7164

Email: david@thomsonlrc.com