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We are looking for an Intellectual Property Associate to join our office in Russia.

Responsibilities:
• Advising foreign clients on IP rights protection and enforcement strategies;
• Preparing and filing writs for courts or local administration;
• Conducting and supervising investigative projects;
• Handling Customs matters: preparing and filing applications for Customs watch, reporting on detention of suspected counterfeit goods and handling further necessary action;
• Handling oppositions, cancellation, revocation actions, or any other contentious matters before local administration;
• Responding to questionnaires and providing legal opinion for various IP forums and international organizations.

Requirements:
• University degree in Law;
• Russian mother tongue or equivalent;
• Excellent command of English language (both written and spoken);
• Minimum 2 years of experience in the field;
• Detail oriented;
• High sense of responsibility;
• Ability to work independently and manage various projects;
• Good time management skills and ability to prioritize and utilize resources as available;
• Strong computer skills, at least in Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

Additional skills that will be considered:
• Other languages
• Public speaking experience (in English)
• Ability to travel abroad (primarily US and Western Europe)

Please send your CV and cover letter in English to employment@petosevic.com. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

We are also looking for an Intellectual Property Associate to join our office in Belarus.

Responsibilities:

• Advising foreign clients on IP rights protection and enforcement strategies;
• Preparing and filing writs for courts or local administration;
• Conducting and supervising investigative projects;
• Handling Customs matters: preparing and filing applications for Customs watch, reporting on detention of suspected counterfeit goods and handling further necessary action;
• Handling oppositions, cancellation, revocation actions, or any other contentious matters before local administration;
• Responding to questionnaires and providing legal opinion for various IP forums and international organizations.

Requirements:

• University degree in Law;
• Excellent command of English language (both written and spoken);
• Excellent command of Russian language (both written and spoken);
• Minimum 2 years of experience in IP and/or media/advertising, franchise, entertainment law;
• Detail oriented;
• High sense of responsibility;
• Ability to work independently and manage various projects;
• Good time management skills and ability to prioritize and utilize resources as available;
• Strong computer skills, at least in Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

The following skills would be an advantage:

• Other foreign languages;
• Bar exam;
• Experience working with court, customs, and other state authorities.

Please send your CV and cover letter in English to employment@petosevic.com. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.