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Job Reference: ES380

Legal Counsel - BioTech (Germany/ Cambs)

  • Location: Cambridge/London
  • Position: Legal Counsel - BioTech (Germany/ Cambs)
  • Type: Permanent, full-time
  • Team contact: Eleanor Sidgwick

Job Description

Legal Counsel circa 3 to 6 yr PQE (pre qualification experience welcomed)
Ideally candidates will be based in Germany. If based in Cambridge will need to be a native German speaker and ideally qualified in that jurisdiction

This role will offer the post holder variety and an opportunity to work with an ambitious international legal team. 

Legal issues including but not limited to corporate, commercial and licensing transactions, the organisation's government and regulatory compliance, data privacy and risk mitigation, contentious matters and transactional intellectual property and patent issues.

Experience in exercising good judgment in selecting methods and evaluating criteria for obtaining actionable practical solutions and business-oriented results;

Demonstrated ability to work as an effective business partner, particularly to a commercial team.

Errington Legal are experts in their field and can offer guidance and support throughout the application process with particular expertise recruiting in house, in relation to this appointment we are working directly with the EMEA VP of Legal.

For further information and a confidential discussion please contact millie.martin@erringtonlegal.co.uk

To apply call us on 01223 803 814

Team Contact: Eleanor Sidgwick

An expert in her field, Eleanor has recruited for the legal industry for over 15 years, she has recruited all levels of qualified staff for private practice clients and in house for large multinationals. She also works on a retained basis for clients that are looking to make strategic hires at senior level. Eleanor is able to offer her clients and candidates guidance from start to finish on each…


In 2015 Eleanor helped us successfully recruit our first Group Head of Legal Affairs. As a new role to the organisation we appreciated that Eleanor took the time to speak with all of the relevant stakeholders within Cambridge Assessment to understand the type of person that would fit in well. With an understanding of our organisation she created a strong foundation that supported the search throughout its entirety. The shortlisting options that Eleanor provided highlighted just how well she knows the legal market and represented her strong understanding of our requirements. If you are looking for an expert in Legal recruiting, someone who truly understands good cultural fit, then I would recommend Errington Legal.
Liz Allan - Group HR Director , Cambridge Assessment


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