A highly regarded, world-leading online sports betting business which is at the forefront in technological innovations in its sector is looking for an astute Legal Counsel to join their in-house legal team.
The culture of the business is professional, complex and highly regulated where people work collegiately to achieve results with pace.
The role of Counsel has become available due to growth and will focus on the corporate/commercial workings of the business. Reporting to the Group General Counsel duties will be varied but include;
Drafting and negotiating commercial contracts
Advising on a range of legal matters from marketing promotions and advertisements to trademarks and copyright, IP matters and Data Protection governance for the Group.
Advising on compliance and regulatory issues relating to the UK and international betting/gaming laws as well as licensing.
Advising and assisting in responding to customer complaints and external dispute resolution
Ad-hoc projects and business development opportunities as they arise
Applications will be keenly considered from those with;
UK qualification with commercial experience (most likely 2-5 Yrs Pqe)
Experience working within Private Practice or In-House
Ambitious, motivated and with a team-player approach to work.
Experience of the gambling sector would be highly advantageous but not mandatory.