Our client is a leading international law firm. The Commercial Sports team is award winning and led by highly ranked and well regarded practitioners. The team have exceptional legal expertise and industry knowledge which enables them to assist clients achieve their commercial goals.
The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate and continually develop top-tier legal expertise and outstanding industry knowledge. You will have a natural interest in your clients’ businesses, strategies, challenges and opportunities and will partner closely with them by providing excellent service, commercial insight and independently-minded insight. An approach which combines high levels of commerciality without ever losing integrity is essential, as is a flexible and responsive approach to meeting client needs.
You will be involved in high quality work, often with an international slant. You will advise on a range of commercial sports contracts, including media rights, sponsorship, merchandising and licensing, joint ventures and event staging agreements. There will also be opportunities to get involved with a fast-developing e-sports offering. You will have responsibility for leading on a number of high-profile projects with exciting, international sports clients and will be expected to support and develop more junior members of the team.
Our client is wanting to hear from candidates with 5-10 PQE, who support their clients’ strategic objectives whilst being practical and commercial and have the ability to provide advice in this way. Partner prospects and legal director promotions are available and so candidates who meet the above criteria are encouraged to apply by emailing a copy of your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.