Role details

Legal Counsel

New York   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Sole in house attorney in the US supporting multinational business
  • Exceptional work life balance offered - true 9 to 5!

About Our Client

Our client is a multinational publisher.

Job Description

Reporting to the General Counsel in Europe, the Legal Counsel will be responsible for the following:

  • Draft and negotiate agreements relating to matters such as printing, distribution, facilities, subscriptions, sponsorship, advertising, marketing, audience development, partnership and customer engagement;
  • Advise on legal issues such as advertising and marketing for the commercial teams, and potentially copy-clearance for the editorial team;
  • Advise on regulatory issues such as data privacy, sanctions and anti-bribery and corruption;
  • Provide legal training to the business, particularly on regulatory matters;
  • Assist the General Counsel on special projects with a US focus, such as M&A work; and



The Successful Applicant

  • JD from a US Law School
  • Admission the NY State Bar
  • 2-6 years of total legal experience
  • Strong experience with drafting and negotiating commercial contracts, and a good working knowledge of licensing, intellectual property and data privacy laws
  • The ability to work independently, as the only lawyer in the New York office



What's on Offer

Competitive base salary, target bonus, excellent work/life balance (9-5 working hours)

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