In-House Counsel - Media/Sports - PQE 2+

Job Title: In-House Counsel - Media/Sports - PQE 2+
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £ Very Competitive + Bens + Bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH73880
Contact Name: Nick Wasserman
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 29, 2019 17:09

Job Description

An opportunity has emerged for a Media Distribution & Events Lawyer to to join a leading Sports Media company.

The role involves work across a variety of different sporting properties and will include the acquisition and sale of media rights, production-related agreements and other matters relating to media exploitation. Primary responsibilities will include supporting the front-line commercial teams by providing advice on all legal issues relating to revenue generating opportunities; pro-actively working with UK-based and international legal teams to ensure best practice; and negotiating with external clients and securing favourable terms.

Much more information will made available upon request by suitable candidates.

To be considered, you should have 2+ PQE*, and must have worked in a commercial environment (preferably in-house) with a particular focus on media distribution and entertainment being desirable.

*NB: PQE levels are offered as a guide only. Our clients will accept applications from all candidates who can demonstrate the skills necessary for the role.

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.