Advertising, Marketing & Media Associate at Manatt, Phelps & Phillips

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips


Senior Level

New York, NY, USA

$130.000 - $190.000

29 Sep → 29 Oct

Job Description

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP is looking for an associate with a minimum of five years of advertising, entertainment and media experience to join our nationally recognized Advertising, Marketing & Media group in our New York office.

If you are entrepreneurially-minded, and a builder, and you are looking to work alongside nationally recognized leaders in their fields, this might be the right opportunity for you.

Manatt’s unique professional services approach provides a combination of legal services and strategic business services, as well as deep industry expertise to help clients assess and address competitive and regulatory compliance challenges, including evaluating advertising and marketing practices, developing compliance programs and assisting clients in the event of legal or regulatory actions related to advertising and marketing practices. Our clients range from major brands to independent agencies and digital media and technology companies across a wide range of industry sectors, including financial services, consumer products, retail, hospitality, sports, media and entertainment, and advertising.

We are looking for candidates who are excited about taking on more responsibility. Candidates must have demonstrated experience in transactional and regulatory advertising, marketing and media matters, including adverting compliance, promotions, consumer protection, privacy, and digital and social media. Experience with claim substantiation, false advertising, sweepstakes and contests, sponsorships, and/or advertising and marketing transactions is preferred. Experience drafting and negotiating related agreements, including production services agreements, technology agreements, master services agreements, influencer agreements, talent appearance and endorsement agreements, sponsorship agreements, branded entertainment deals, PR and creative services agreements, media planning/buying agreements, and content licenses is a plus.

Fostering diversity, equity and inclusion is one of Manatt’s core values and is fundamental to our organizational identity. We believe that a diverse workforce that reflects the communities in which we live, work and serve enriches Manatt’s culture and enhances our ability to understand our clients’ needs and develop better, more impactful solutions. Manatt’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee drives the firm’s efforts, working with firm leadership, and engaging our legal, consulting and business professionals to create and sustain a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace.

Manatt Phelps & Phillips, LLP is one of the nation’s preeminent law and consulting firms. We are known for quality, extraordinary commitment to clients, integrated, relationship-based services, and a range of specialized capabilities typically found only in boutique firms. We are progressive, entrepreneurial, and deeply committed to diversity, public service, involvement in the communities we serve and excellence in all we do.

Over the past decade, Manatt has transformed from a top law firm to a cutting-edge, hybridized strategy consulting and legal professional services firm. We are composed of lawyers, consultants, business advisors, venture investors, entrepreneurs and technologists committed to meeting the ever-evolving needs of our clients. Our clients include Fortune 500, middle-market and emerging companies in industries such as digital and technology; energy, environmental and real estate; entertainment; financial services; and healthcare. For more information on Manatt, visit

If you want to join a team-oriented, future-thinking, entrepreneurially-minded group of passionate and driven professionals, we strongly encourage you to apply. All candidates must apply through our online application portal (apply here). Required application materials include a cover letter, resume, transcript, and writing sample (two to three pages from your academic or work experience of which you are the sole author).

Manatt is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Requirements / Qualifications

  • Minimum of five years of solid advertising and media experience

  • Excellent and proactive written and verbal communication skills

  • Excellent and detail-oriented research, analytical and proofreading skills

  • A self-starter who likes a fast-paced environment and has the ability to both work independently and be part of a team and collaborate with others

  • Effective and efficient problem-solving capabilities with the ability to work proactively to develop creative solutions in order to meet client and team needs

  • New York Bar Membership in good standing

  • Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion

How To Apply

Apply through LegalJobs.

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