Counsel, Technology Transaction

New York, NY, USA

NHL

About the Role

OVERVIEW
The National Hockey League seeks an experienced attorney to provide legal support on technology- and data-related transactions, and other data and privacy matters.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES
Participate as a member of the League's in-house legal team primarily focusing on advising on negotiating strategy, structuring and general legal advice relating to IT / technology agreements, consulting agreements and data and privacy matters; responsibility for planning and day-to-day management of transactional processes; drafting/reviewing relevant agreements/documents; providing legal support in connection with League technology partnerships and League NFT and Metaverse businesses as needed; assisting in managing outside counsel; and performing other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

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About the Company

Founded in 1917, the National Hockey League (NHL®) is the premier professional ice hockey league in the world, and is one of the major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada. With more than 600 employees across offices in New York, Toronto and Montreal, the NHL is a global sports and entertainment organization committed to building healthy and vibrant communities using the sport of hockey to celebrate fans of every race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, and socio-economic status. At the NHL, we are looking for dynamic, energetic and impactful individuals who are committed to doing the same by sharing in our philosophy that Hockey is for Everyone – and inclusion belongs on the ice, in the locker rooms, boardrooms and stands.