About the Role
The Role and What You’ll Do:
The Corporate Paralegal provides legal support to the UFC legal team. This support includes but is not limited to production and analysis of various legal documents for the UFC legal team and other support staff. This position will be responsible for gathering, preparing and summarizing relevant materials for use by the UFC legal team and other UFC employees. In addition, this position will be responsible for reviewing and drafting certain commercial agreements, assist in facilitating commercial transactions, and assist with managing and ensuring compliance with the legal departments policies and other duties as assigned.
Ensures proper indexing and filing of legal documents, tracking of drafts of legal documents.
Maintain, update (as requested) and organize commercial templates.
Provide support for a variety of internal business units, including, but not limited to, the consumer products, global partnerships, content and brand units.
Routes communications from internal clients to the appropriate Legal team member.
Prepares first-draft agreements for attorney review.
Conducts research and prepares presentation for attorney review.
Maintains and summarizes legal spreadsheets and other miscellaneous documents and databases.
Liaise between in-house attorneys, outside counsel and in-house employees.
Assist in Company’s intellectual property enforcement practices, including, but not limited to, documenting infringement, preparing cease and desist letters and other record keeping practices regarding the same.
Assists legal department in business and legal affairs for all day-to-day activities.
Prepares copyright applications.
Assists in matters of due diligence and document review and preparation for major transactions, as necessary.
Assists with other general business and legal affairs projects as requested.
Prepares correspondence and performs clerical duties, including scanning, copying and distributing department mailings
Assist UFC legal with booking meetings, travel arrangements and other assistant related duties.
Other tasks, duties, and projects as assigned typical of a corporate paralegal or corporate legal secretary.
About the Company
UFC® is the world’s premier mixed martial arts organization (MMA), with more than 688 million fans and 211 million social media followers. The organization produces more than 40 live events annually in some of the most prestigious arenas around the world, while broadcasting to nearly 900 million TV households across more than 170 countries. UFC’s athlete roster features the world’s best MMA athletes representing more than 75 countries. The organization’s digital offerings include UFC FIGHT PASS®, one of the world’s leading streaming services for combat sports. UFC is owned by global entertainment, sports and content company Endeavor, and is headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada. For more information, visit UFC.com and follow UFC at Facebook.com/UFC, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram and TikTok: @UFC.
Endeavor is a global sports and entertainment company, home to the world’s most dynamic and engaging storytellers, brands, live events and experiences. The company is comprised of industry leaders including entertainment agency WME; sports, fashion, events and media company IMG; and premier mixed martial arts organization UFC. The Endeavor network specializes in talent representation, sports operations & advisory, event & experiences management, media production & distribution, experiential marketing and brand licensing.