Sports Solicitor

Job Title: Sports Solicitor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Sports & Media
Salary: £40,000 – £55,000 (guide only and entirely dependent upon experience)
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Contact Name: Duane Cormell
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Job Published: Monday 14 Jan 2019
This vacancy is now closed
This team sit at the top of the pile in the North when it comes to advising on commercial matters in the context of sports and media. They deal with a client base comprising a range of household name sports teams and brands. You would also have the chance to work alongside nationally recognised partners, gaining exposure to top quality work, and be part of dynamic team. Subject to your experience, you will be involved in commercial litigation/disputes, negotiating and drafting commercial agreements, and IP/licensing matters.

Sports Solicitor – Manchester

PQE / Experience: NQ+ PQE
Commutable from: Manchester, Cheshire, Merseyside, Lancashire, West Yorkshire
Salary: £40,000 – £55,000 (guide only and entirely dependent upon experience)
The company
They are one of the foremost firms for sports and media law. They advise world famous brands – including football clubs, athletes, agents and associations – on a wide variety of legal matters. Their team is comprised of solicitors who are at the forefront of the profession and known throughout the industry for their expertise, knowledge and contacts.
The particulars
Ideal candidate criteria
  • Commercial Contracts/Litigation Solicitor
  • NQ+ years’ PQE
  • Prerequisite to have trained with a national/international firm
  • Exceptional academic record (2.1 or better from Oxbridge or equivalent) absolutely essential
  • Professional sports/media experience beneficial, but not essential; a genuine passion for sports might be sufficient if coupled with all of the above

The next step
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