Senior Counsel, Original Programming, ScriptedLocation Burbank, California
Position Type: Full TimeJob ID 174252BR Apply Now
WarnerMedia is a leading media and entertainment company that creates and distributes premium and popular content from a diverse array of talented storytellers and journalists to global audiences through its consumer brands including: HBO, HBO Now, HBO Max, Warner Bros., TNT, TBS, truTV, CNN, DC Entertainment, New Line, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Turner Classic Movies and others.
This Senior Counsel, Original Programming, Scripted will perform high-level legal work supporting the development, licensing and production of original programming for HBOMAX, as well as TNT, TBS, and truTV.
- Candidate must have a combined minimum of eight years of relevant experience in an attorney position handling legal work for original television series at one or more networks, studios, media companies and/or law firm entertainment departments.
- Excellent academic credentials and references.
- Superior drafting, negotiating and analytical ability.
- Strong project management, interpersonal and communication skills.
- A positive, team-oriented attitude.
- Outstanding initiative, strategic thinking and decision-making ability.
- A capacity to balance multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment.
- Extensive experience in what will be his/her primary areas of responsibility, including the drafting and negotiating of complex agreements in the categories set forth in the "job duties" section above.
- Demonstrated strength in handling option/purchase and other agreements related to underlying rights is a significant plus.
- College Graduate and J.D./Law degree.
- Admitted to State Bar.
- Paid time off every year to volunteer
- Access to well-being tools, resources, and freebies
- 2018 Best Company for Working Mothers
- 2018 Best Company for Dads
- An in-house learning and development team to help shape and grow your career
- Part of the WarnerMedia family of powerhouse brands
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