Associate Counsel

National Hockey LeagueNew york, New yorkFull TimeOn Site


SUMMARY
The National Hockey League seeks a transactional attorney to provide legal support on sponsorship, consumer products, licensing, corporate social responsibility and related matters.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES
Participate as a member of the legal team supporting various NHL Enterprises transactional matters.

Responsibilities include drafting, negotiating and administering legal aspects of various agreements in areas such as sponsorship, consumer products and corporate social responsibility; performing legal review of promotional materials; and handling other NHLE transactional matters, as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS
  • JD from an accredited law school. Admission (or ability to be admitted) to New York Bar required.
  • 3+ years of corporate transactional experience.
  • Previous legal experience working on licensing matters a plus, but not required.
  • Demonstrated superior drafting, negotiating, communication (written and oral), organization and problem solving skills.
  • Excellent judgment and ability to effectively prioritize and manage multiple assignments and deadlines.
  • A positive, team-oriented and collaborative attitude.

When applying, please be sure to include a cover letter with your salary expectations for this role. We thank all applicants for their interest in this opportunity, however only qualified candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. NO EMAILS OR PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.

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