Senior Legal Counsel - Technology
Our global client is a world leader in gaming entertainment, offering the industry's broadest and most integrated portfolio of game content, advanced systems, cutting-edge platforms and professional services. They are searching for a Senior Legal Counsel to join their expanding legal team based at their offices in Chiswick, West London.
The aim of this role is to provide legal support to their fast paced, growing digital division. Reporting into the Deputy General Counsel, the responsibilities include drafting and negotiating a wide variety of commercial contracts, ranging from simple consulting agreements to complex licensing arrangements and full service platform agreements. Providing advice with respect to privacy law, corporate governance, IT, data security and cyber-law issues, gaming and sports betting issues and participating in all aspects of the company's global compliance regulations.
Applicants are required to have proven commercial contract drafting and negotiation experience, exposure to intellectual property and licencing and familiarity with cloud computing, SaaS and eCommerce law.
This position would suit a self-sufficient, driven and confident lawyer who is comfortable operating in a highly matrixed environment.
Our client envisages that candidates with 4 - 7 years' PQE will have the relevant skills / knowledge for this position; however this has been given as an approximate guide for applicants and our client is happy to consider the applications of candidates who fall outside of this range but who have the relevant experience.
For more information on this great in-house opportunity please contact David Smith at Newton Shaw. If this position isn't for you but you know someone who could be suitable then please let us know. We offer a reward fee of £250 for any successful referrals. For full details please see our website.