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TM Junior Consultant

Moscow

ABOUT GOWLING WLG

At Gowling WLG, our dedication to excellence and quality service begins with our people. As a global law firm with offices across Canada, the U.K., Europe, Asia and the Middle East, we pride ourselves on sourcing and retaining top talent who bring energy, passion and commitment to the delivery of outstanding client service.

Employee satisfaction is important to us. We work hard to ensure that our people are motivated, engaged and empowered. Our diverse group of legal professionals, law students, paralegals/law clerks, legal administrative assistants and business support staff work together as a team, and are respected and valued for their individual contributions.

PROFILE

Gowling WLG is one of the world’s leading intellectual property practices. Our Russian team is based in Moscow, where our office has been established for more than 20 years. With our rapidly growing practice, we are looking for qualified Russian patent attorneys in all technical fields: life sciences, electrical, software, mechanical and chemical; and qualified Russian Trademark attorneys.

This is a superb opportunity to join one of the world’s leading IP practices, working as part of a committed, high-calibre team.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • All aspects of trademark prosecution (filing and registration of TMs, renewals, responses to provisional refusals, etc.)
  • Assistance in trademark litigation, non-use cancellation actions
  • Drafting/revising Contracts, Assignment and License Agreements
  • Drafting/revising C&D letters, warning letters, undertaking agreements, legal search opinions
  • Conducting search and analysis on various legal issues on trademarks, copyright, licensing, and others
  • Portfolio and file management

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Practical experience in trademark prosecution at least 2 years
  • Profound knowledge of International Classification of goods and services, MGS proficiency
  • Fluent spoken and written English is a must
  • Highly motivated person with strong career commitment for professional growth in IP area
  • Client-oriented and result-driven team player

APPLICATION DETAILS

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your resume and cover letter via email to moscowhr@gowlingwlg.com.

Application deadline: open until suitable candidate is found.

Gowling WLG is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to offering equal employment opportunities regardless of race or racial group, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability or gender identity. We foster an inclusive, equitable and accessible environment.

If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation at any time during the recruitment process, please let us know.

While we appreciate all applications received, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.