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Due to growth, our Intellectual Property team is looking to hire an experienced Senior Associate.

Mason Hayes & Curran LLP is a leading Irish law firm based in Dublin with offices in San Francisco, New York and London. We are a business law firm with extensive knowledge and experience in the following sectors: Energy, Technology, Financial Services, Built Environment and Healthcare & Life Sciences.

The Role

Our Intellectual Property team are leading and trusted advisors to a wide variety of multinationals, indigenous companies, third level institutions and state bodies. The team specializes in protecting, capitalising and maximising our clients’ investments in their IP. We have an extensive practice in both non-contentious and contentious IP issues, and our leading lawyers consistently deliver innovative and strategic solutions. We pride ourselves in our approach to IP disputes as a case done differently.

Candidate Requirements

Due to growth, our Intellectual Property team is looking to hire an experienced Senior Associate. The ideal candidate will preferably have at least 4/5 years’ demonstrable PQE gained either in private practice, in-house or a combination of the two in most of the following areas:

  • High/Commercial Court IP litigation
  • Trade mark filings and opposition work
  • Customs actions and enforcement
  • Transactional IP
  • Non-contentious IP advice

The successful candidate will work both on their own initiative and in a cohesive and market leading team which advises a world class client base on a broad spectrum of IP law issues, both contentious and non-contentious. Excellent academic credentials and superior written and oral communications skills are required. In addition, candidates must be technically savvy and have strong IT skills with a good understanding of the technology sector.

Why MHC?

As a leading progressive law firm, we are offering an excellent remuneration and benefits package, access to an enviable client base and strong career progression for the right candidates. At MHC, we are proud of and value the organisation’s friendly and informal working atmosphere. Our open plan layout is unusual for a law firm and means that everyone has the same desk, even the Managing Partner. We encourage staff involvement at all levels and are committed to fostering a climate of open communication across the firm.

How to Apply

If you are interested and meet the above requirements, please apply via the enclosed link.

All applications will be dealt with in the strictest confidence. Mason Hayes & Curran is an equal opportunities employer.