Inhouse
  • About the Firm: Cancer Research UK is the world’s leading independent charity dedicated to cancer research. We carry out scientific research to help prevent, diagnose and treat cancer and we have discovered new ways to beat cancer that together have saved hundreds of thousands of lives across the world.
  • About the role: We are seeking to appoint an in-house solicitor to work in our Stratford (East London) office.
  • Looking For: In addition to your good working knowledge of commercial legal practices, we are looking to secure your strong interest in science and/or interest in commercial intellectual property.
  • Opportunities: The opportunities afforded to you will include but not be limited to reviewing, drafting and negotiating a broad range of legal agreements relating to collaborative research and the protection and commercial exploitation of intellectual property, especially licence agreements, research collaboration agreements and clinical trial agreements.
  • And more: You will be working closely with and supporting members of the Cancer Research UK’s Commercial Partnerships team and CRUK’s Centre for Drug Development which sponsors early phase clinical trials of novel cancer therapeutics.