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Counsel, Esports & Transactional

Santa Monica, CA, USA

PUBG Santa Monica

About the Role

Esports/Commercial Transactions Attorney

Collaborate with other members of the Esports team to help build, shape, and enhance the
company’s Esports and community/influencer competition programs
Advise on the legal aspects of all phases of our global and regional esports and
community/influencer competition programs for PUBG, Battlegrounds Mobile India, PUBG: New
State and other properties
Provide domestic and international regulatory advice and support to the company’s business and
compliance teams on issues related to esports, sponsorships, gambling, games of skill,
sweepstakes, and events
Research topics to evaluate and mitigate legal risk
Draft, negotiate, advise, and review Esports related agreements including: tournament operation
licenses and services agreements, broadcast licenses and services agreements, competition
participation agreements, rulebooks, sponsorships, etc
Draft, negotiate, advise, and review other commercial agreements including: services, marketing,
licensing, technology and data privacy-related agreements, etc.
Provide hands-on counsel to all levels of the organization and assist in managing the operations
of the legal department globally
Ensure that company communications, contracts, documents, filings and press releases undergo
legal review
Review changes to law and regulations and advise regarding any impact to the business
Engage and coordinate with outside counsel as well as the legal team in HQ in Seoul for certain
Other relevant legal duties as assigned


About the Company

KRAFTON, Inc. is a collective of independent game development teams responsible for various
entertainment properties, including PUBG: BATTLEGROUNDS, ELYON, and TERA. The name, which is
derived from the word craftsmanship, is an acknowledgement of the company’s never-ending pursuit of
innovation and creating engaging experiences.

KRAFTON currently consists of PUBG Studio, Striking Distance Studios, Bluehole Studio, RisingWings,
and Unknown Worlds. KRAFTON is rapidly growing and seeking a Counsel who will be full-time in Los
Angeles area or the Bay Area, California. This is a great opportunity to think independently, take
initiative of legal affairs, and work in one of the most exciting industries in the world. As Legal Counsel,
you will be part of a fast-growing legal department and will report directly to the Head of Global Legal.

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