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Business & Legal Affairs Executive at Endeavor



Mid Level

New York, NY, USA

$120.000 - $160.000

11 Mar → 10 Apr

Sports Law Corporate

Job Description

WME seeks a talented and highly motivated lawyer to join its business and legal affairs team, primarily supporting its sports marketing agents.

Endeavor is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment.

Job Responsibilities

  • Negotiating a high volume of contracts under tight deadlines, including endorsement, appearance, license and other image-rights and personal-services agreements, primarily for athletes
  • Training on dealmaking best practices
  • Acting as an entrepreneurial business partner and providing actionable guidance to agents
  • Implementing and refining systems for information- and document-management
  • Fostering positive long-term relationships with the company‚Äôs clients and customers

Requirements / Qualifications

  • Admitted attorney with 5+ years of transactional legal experience, including 2+ years at a law firm (ideally as an IP associate)

  • Experience with endorsement and/or licensing contracts

  • Outstanding analytical, negotiation and organizational skills, and exceptional attention to detail

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including the ability to interact with a range of personalities and styles in a dynamic, fast-paced environment

  • Sound judgment, a curious mind, a strong work ethic, and a creative but practical and business-friendly approach to problem-solving

  • Grit, tenacity and flexibility

How To Apply

Apply directly through the Legal Jobs website

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