Sport Associate 3+PQE

Sport Associate 3+PQE

Job Title: Sport Associate 3+PQE
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Reference: BBBH16331_1507651600
Contact Name: Joanna Yardley
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 10, 2017 17:06

Job Description

Sports Associate, 2-5PQE, Leading US Firm

A leading US firm is looking for a mid-level associate to join its busy London team servicing a wide range of sports-related clients. This position would be well suited to candidates with sports and media rights experience, ideally from a sports practice. This is an exciting opportunity to join a team dealing with issues at the forefront of the sporting world.

With decades of experience within commercial rights, IP, media, entertainment, transactional, financed, merchandising, real estate and construction, the firm has been involved with matters for organisations including worldwide sports-governing bodies, professional sports teams, leagues, athletes and sponsors.

Clients of the firm tend to include:
*Various sporting bodies within wrestling, golf and cricket
*Professional Football Clubs
*Mobile networks
*Sport and agency agreements
*Hospitality and travel tours
*Betting and gaming

The successful candidate is likely to have:
*2-5PQE from a sports practice. Specific experience in sports and media rights would be advantageous
*Strong academic record

For further information, contact Joanna Yardley at DMJ Legal.