Director of Legal, Business Affairs

Brooklyn/Remote

Underdog Fantasy

About the Role

What you’ll do:
Proactively offer insights across the organization in regards to any business legal issues
Look after all corporate legal matters including strategy, structure, governance, IP, and more
Oversee all contracts and provide valuable insights
Advise on any HR/employment related issues
Be a strong source of legal knowledge throughout the organization
Collaborate with third party legal firms where needed

Who you are:
4+ years of legal experience with increasing responsibility, ideally with a mix of firm and in-house experience
An experienced attorney with a background in contracts, IP (media and corporate), corporate legal strategy, corporate structure, HR, risk management and assessment, privacy policy, and other business related needs
Comfortable working cross functionally with business teams (marketing, finance, HR) to provide legal recommendations
An excellent communicator with an ability to build clarity out of ambiguous situations
Are resourceful with a hands-on approach to problem solving
Exhibit strong organizational skills and attention to detail
A BA/BS from an accredited university
A JD from an accredited university

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About the Company

Founded by a team of industry veterans, Underdog was born with the idea that bringing strategic innovation to sports gaming and entertainment is the key to success in an exceptionally competitive market. Underdog has quickly established itself as a leader in the space, and is committed to building the best sports gaming platform in the industry -- and supporting the most passionate community of sports fans while doing it!

At Underdog, we’re not only about creating these awesome products, but also about growing our culture of passion, ownership, and fun! We believe that great companies are made out of great people. Our continual aim is to create an inclusive environment for everyone, at all levels, to achieve their highest potential at work.

Underdog is in need of an experienced legal director to be a key advisor to key stakeholders across all company business matters.