About the Role
The Associate Counsel, Transactional will focus on the sporting events business and the IMG Academy business. The ideal candidate has extensive transactional experience at a top law firm or in-house and has some familiarity with sports law and/or live events.
Primary responsibilities include:
Drafting and negotiating sponsorship, event, facility-use, appearance, employment, vendor and other agreements, primarily in connection with sporting events
Providing real-time advice on business and legal issues relating to live events and preparatory boarding school related issues, including interpretation and enforcement of contracts and policies
Drafting and managing camp registration forms and releases
Researching and staying up to date on the latest trends and issues for live events, including the participation of minors in live events
Efficiently managing contract-administration and document-management processes
Implementing and refining policies and procedures to ensure a safe and compliant environment for student-athletes at the IMG Academy
Working with and supporting other members of the IMG Academy Legal Team on a wide array of sports and entertainment events
About the Company
IMG Academy is the world’s leading sports education brand, providing a holistic education model that empowers student-athletes to win their future, preparing them for college and for life. IMG Academy provides growth opportunities for all student-athletes through an innovative suite of on-campus and online experiences:
Boarding school and camps, via a state-of-the-art campus in Bradenton, Fla.
Online coaching via the IMG Academy+ brand, with a focus on personal development through the lens of sport and performance
Online college recruiting, via the NCSA brand, providing content, tools, coaching and access to a network of 40,000 college coaches