Media Lawyer

Location
England, London, City of London
Salary
£80000 - £110000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted
20 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Ref
BBBH1308
Contact
Jason Connolly
Practice area
Media and entertainment
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

This Media department is very ambitious, dynamic and has a joint vision that within five years they will be a leading global practice for Media work. For the past decade, this Top 50 firm has been the go-to international law firm for companies working with technology. Whether traditional businesses are leveraging cutting-edge technology or start-ups changing the status quo, it guides clients through all the regulatory, legal and commercial aspects of this fast-moving environment. The firm works with 40 of the Fortune Top 100 companies and nearly two-thirds of the world's 100 Most Innovative Companies, over a third of its clients have been with the firm over ten years, which demonstrates the client focused approach. They have a truly collegiate culture, they are known Internationally for their innovative and modern approach, they tend to set trends where others follow. They are progressive and have substantially more in the way of work-life balance and flexibility than other City firms.

Due to expansion, the firm is seeking to hire a Media Lawyer their growing City of London office.

The firm's Media department is very dynamic and ambitious, and it currently stands at 80 Lawyers. They are striving to become the leading Media practice nationally and have substantial further growth planned over the next 24 months. You will be joining a highly-regarded practice where many of the Lawyers are ranked as leaders in their field. You will deal with an unrivaled client base which includes the largest names in the media industry. You will deal with a caseload which includes; Commercial and transactional matters, Digital media, Broadcasting, Content licensing, Social media, Regulatory, Online and video games, Music, Gambling, and Advertising.

This role comes with very good prospects for progression due to the growth of the department.

  • You will be a Media Lawyer with at least six years PQE (there is no upper limit on the amount of PQE)
  • You will be working for a highly-regarded Media department
  • A proven track record developing business is essential
  • An excellent technical knowledge is essential
  • Salary is industry leading and negotiable depending on your background

This is an excellent opportunity for a Media Lawyer to join this flourishing Top 50 innovative firm based in the City of London.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.