Senior Legal Counsel - TV/Media - PQE 6+

Job Title: Senior Legal Counsel - TV/Media - PQE 6+
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £ Very Competitive + Bonus + Bens
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH70353
Contact Name: Nick Wasserman
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 29, 2018 12:04

Job Description

Our client is a leading entertainment company with a first class reputation for producing and distributing content across a variety of mediums.

Reporting directly to the Head of Legal, your primary responsibility will be as the lead lawyer working across all facets of the factual television business, but you will also have the opportunity to provide legal and business affairs advice across all parts of the business, working on agreements relating to other TV genres, talent, live events, and PR.

The non-siloed structure of the legal team also means that you will have the opportunity to work across a variety of other matters, when and if necessary, including: employment, data protection, IP and general corporate and commercial work in support of the wider business.

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

To be considered, you will have c.6yrs+ PQE*, ideally with TV distribution experience, and have first class training from a leading practice, and the capacity to work amongst a leadership team with extremely high standards.

*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.