Accounting | Atlanta

Senior Counsel, 22squared

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Job description.


Guided by Good is looking for Senior Counsel who will provide timely legal advice and counsel to the 22squared brand in the fields of marketing, advertising, intellectual property, media and privacy.

JOB DUTIES

  • Provide comprehensive legal review of advertising and marketing materials in all mediums, including trademark searching and IP clearance
  • Draft, review, and/or negotiate a variety of vendor business contracts, including technology and media contracts
  • Review media transactions
  • Counsel and collaborate with cross-functional units (including creative, technology, media, analytics and finance) to administer effective business development efforts
  • Work closely with Chief Legal Officer, Compliance team and Privacy by Design Specialist to
  • Keep up to date on the latest developments in the laws, regulations and industry trends applicable to ad tech, Big Data, including federal and state data privacy laws, and other relevant legal developments 

EDUCATION QUALIFICATION

  • JD from an accredited U.S. law school
  • License (in good standing) to practice law

EXPERIENCE QUALIFICATION

  • 7+ years practicing in a law firm or corporation
  • License in good standing to practice law
  • Agency experience strongly preferred
  • Experience with SAG-AFTRA and other entertainment unions highly desirable

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS or ABILITIES

  • Broad subject matter expertise in marketing, advertising and intellectual property law
  • Strong knowledge of media law and media technology issues, as well as privacy and data laws and regulations
  • Strong legal transactional skills and experience negotiating, drafting and interpreting wide range of commercial contracts and licenses
  • Experience analyzing, interpreting, and communicating legal strategies and requirements for/to non-lawyer colleagues

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL HAVE:

  • Strong ability to problem solve in efficient, business-friendly, creative manner
  • Strong ability to juggle and prioritize among projects
  • An understanding of when they know the answer and when they need to ask
  • Outstanding practical business judgment and critical thinking skills
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong ability to build strong internal client relationships with personnel of all levels, effectively advise senior-level executives, and produce strong client and partner satisfaction through practical and strategic thinking
  • A passion for creative work, a creative environment and the advertising industry