Join london’s Leading Intellectual Property Law Firm

Briffa is always on the lookout for top talent in the field of Intellectual Property and commercial and contract law. If you’re passionate about protecting the Intellectual Property of your clients and you have an impressive resume and a dynamic approach, we’re waiting to hear from you.

Our friendly, culturally diverse firm focuses on all aspects of Intellectual Property law, from contract drafting to the trademarking of original work and protection of database rights. Whether you’re at the start of your career or have already gained valuable experience, you’ll find Briffa to be a flexible and fun workplace where you’ll have the opportunity to mould and shape your destiny within the field of Intellectual Property law.

“Being a lawyer at Briffa is great, we work with entities of all sizes and formulate creative approaches to resolving tricky issues (after which we celebrate).”

– Samuel O’Toole

Why Join Briffa Law?

Established in 1995, Briffa is one of the most experienced and successful Intellectual Property teams in London. We advise clients across a wide range of industries, from media and advertising to fashion, internet and design.

No two days at Briffa are ever the same, and we offer our dynamic and talented team of specialist Intellectual Property solicitors the challenge they crave, a comfortable environment to grow in and an exciting opportunity to mould their future.

Interested? Take a look at our currently open positions and get in touch! Even if your CV doesn’t seem to be an exact match for our open roles, drop us a line — you might be perfect for a role we’re working on or beginning to consider.

Everyone at Briffa loves to grow, learn and change — why not become a part of our success story and write your own chapter with us?

Our Areas of Focus

Briffa’s expert legal team covers a wide range of Intellectual Property and commercial and corporate law. We assist our varied roster of clients with everything from drafting a contract to registering the trademark for an original property and advising on next steps during an Intellectual Property dispute.

Working with us will provide you with the opportunity to focus on many different aspects of law and find the right discipline for you. We are passionate about continuous learning and development for all Briffa team members and will support you in your journey towards personal and professional success.

Current Positions

HM Government – KickStart Scheme – London Borough of Camden –  provides funding to create new job placements for 16 to 24 year olds on Universal Credit who are at risk of long term unemployment.

If you are interested in this position and meet the criteria please contact your Jobcentre work coach and express your interest in the role – if eligible the coach will formally refer you to apply.

Job Title: Administration, Formalities and Business Development Assistant

The Role

This role will involve working directly with the management team and the administration team on a range of discreet projects aimed at accelerating our growth and increasing our efficiency.

This is an exciting and varied role supporting office administration, marketing, events and registered intellectual property formalities.

Job Specification

  • Assisting with the coordination, promotion and running of Briffa’s business development events and activities, including writing and managing promotional content
  • Assisting with the maintenance of Briffa’s databases of clients and other contacts, including data entry and database management
  • Assisting with the preparation of schedules of clients’ registered intellectual property portfolios, fee estimates and other materials for distribution to the clients
  • Preparing outgoing communications, including emails reporting registrations to clients
  • Ensuring adherence to all internal procedures (e.g. relating to file management, record creation, delivery deadlines etc.)
  • Undertaking such other tasks as may be required in relation to administration, formalities and/or business development from time to time.

The Candidate

The candidate should have a positive attitude, be reliable and dependable, display high levels of initiative and should possess the following essential skills, abilities and experience:

  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Excellent client / customer care skills
  • Excellent literacy and numeracy skills
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Excellent IT skills (proficiency in Microsoft Office in particular is essential)
  • Excellent data entry skills
  • Excellent accuracy and attention to detail (particularly in relation to data entry)
  • Ability to manage and prioritise tasks effectively
  • Ability to perform tasks under time pressure

The candidate should have an interest in business, and in particular the way in which law firms provide intellectual property services to creative businesses, but a pre-existing knowledge or law and/or intellectual property is not required.

Closing date – 31 May 2021

Intellectual Property Solicitor – Newly Qualified – Posted 5 May 2021

Want your career to take off? Join Briffa, one of the most experienced and successful intellectual property teams in London. We are growing and looking for new talent.

Briffa works for businesses on all aspects of their intellectual property law and the legal issues facing them. We bring our creativity and enthusiasm to help businesses that rely on their innovation and ingenuity to bring new products to market. We advise a diverse client base on the full range of contentious and non-contentious intellectual property matters. You will work with businesses in media, computer games, advertising, fashion, technology and design and more. We offer fantastic opportunities for commercially aware ambitious individuals. This is a firm which allows you to develop into a fully-fledged intellectual property lawyer with your own style and reputation quickly.

Your experience to date will ideally demonstrate your ability to deal with the management and enforcement of intellectual property rights in a range of sectors.

You will be confident and professional. You will have a pragmatic and entrepreneurial approach to your work. You will be passionate about achieving the best results for the businesses we represent. As a strong team player you will also be very keen to become actively involved in networking and business development of the practice.

If you think you fit the bill please apply by sending a covering letter and copy of your CV to We do not use agencies and so please apply direct to be considered.

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