Legal Counsel Contracts

Katy, TX, USA

Academy Sports + Outdoors

About the Role


Provide advice and counsel to business clients on wide array of business and contractual issues while coordinating with other legal team members and stakeholders
Draft, review, negotiate, and work closely with business partners on various agreements in support of strategic initiatives, including software license agreements, service agreements, purchase agreements, and other commercial agreements
Provide general legal support, including in the areas of commercial disputes, transaction structuring and strategy, and other legal issues
Advise executive management and business clients regarding proactive compliance with all requirements in the area of transactional contracts
Assist with compliance and regulatory reporting in identified practice area(s)
Represent the company in negotiations, hearings, and other forums.
Develop strong partnership with executive management, senior management from other corporate departments, distribution centers, stores and their vendors
Represent all Academy departments and locations on enterprise-level issues both internally and externally


About the Company

Academy® Sports + Outdoors is one of the nation’s largest sporting goods and outdoor retailers.