Tremendous opportunity for an attorney with strong production experience! We are actively seeking an experienced Corporate Counsel, with strong production agreement experience to join our client in Hollywood, CA. This contract opportunity is offered at a competitive rate, with responsibilities that will include:
Draft, negotiate, review, and track production agreements – including film access, participant releases, guest agreements, etc.
Advise writers, producers and show executives on legal issues for segments
Attend daily production meetings, rehearsal and taping
Review and vet monologue scripts, clips and stills for use in the show
Assist in vetting promotional campaigns and concepts for legal and risk management issues
Advise on digital and social media campaigns in connection with the show.
Juris Doctorate degree from an accredited law school
Licensed (and in good standing) with the State of California
3 years of related legal experience –with a production company, studio, network, or entertainment law firm
Experience in communicating and working with producers, talent, attorneys and executives
Knowledge of one or more of the following: intellectual property, defamation, rights of publicity/privacy, knowledge of digital and social media legal issues and clearances, labor and other production related legal issues.
Qualified candidates are encouraged to submit their current resume for immediate consideration.