Private Practice
  • Kirkland & Ellis International LLP (“K&E”) is a leading international law firm with approximately 1,900 lawyers.
  • The practice specialises in patent litigation matters and is well known for dealing with high-tech and life sciences clients who are in high-value dispute resolution proceedings.
  • Nicola Dagg leads the IP Litigation team. She has extensive experience in pharmaceutical and biologics patent litigation including blockbuster small molecule litigation against generic companies, biologics and biosimilar litigation, antibodies, immunotherapies, genetics, vaccines, diagnostics and gene therapies.
  • Nicola’s practice spans four areas: (1) strategic life sciences patent and product lifecycle advice; (2) patent litigation; (3) co-ordinating global IP enforcement/defence cases; and (4) standard essential patent (SEP) and FRAND disputes.
  • The firm is keen to hear from candidates with 0-1pqe and are interested in those who have qualified in 2018, and been retained into IP at their current firm, or are approaching qualification in spring 2019 having completed at least one seat in IP Litigation.

Kirkland & Ellis (International) LLP