About the Role
Fanatics Commerce is seeking an energetic, hard-working Intern with the desire to learn about what it takes to succeed in—and contribute to—a dynamic in-house legal team. We are looking for individuals that will go above and beyond to contribute to the success of this world class company. He/she must also be able to work collaboratively as a team and be a self-starter. Internship positions are competitive, paid positions with meaningful and productive projects that allow you to build your resume and develop your skills. In addition to project-based educational challenges, you will be provided with challenging projects, performance feedback, and valuable networking opportunities.
Fanatics Commerce is seeking a full-time or part-time Legal Intern to work in the company’s legal department. The Legal Intern will contribute to and learn from the day-to-day operations of our in-house legal team under the guidance of multiple attorneys, including our SVP Legal Affairs, SVP and General Counsel, VP Global Labor and Employment Counsel, Associate General Counsel, Senior Corporate Counsel, and Assistant Counsel. The position will be located in Jacksonville (non-remote).
Responsibilities to Include:
Drafting documents and correspondence for review, approval and use by attorneys;
Researching legal issues and reporting results to attorneys in writing and in-person;
Summarizing agreements, complaints, and other legal documents; and
Supporting attorneys and paralegals on various assigned projects, including some administrative tasks
About the Company
Fanatics is building a leading global digital sports platform to ignite and harness the passions of fans and maximize the presence and reach for hundreds of partners globally. Optimizing these long-standing partnerships, a database of more than 80 million global consumers and a trusted, recognizable brand name, Fanatics is expanding beyond its position as a global leader for licensed sports merchandise to now becoming a next-gen digital sports platform, featuring an array of offerings for fans across the sports ecosystem.
The Fanatics family of companies currently includes Fanatics Commerce, a vertically-integrated licensed merchandise business that has changed the way fans purchase their favorite team apparel, jerseys, headwear and hardgoods through a tech-infused approach to making and quickly distributing fan gear in today’s 24/7 mobile-first economy; Candy Digital, a digital collectibles company that is partnering with prominent sports properties, including MLB and MLBPA, to build an official NFT ecosystem; Fanatics Collectibles, through Topps as a cornerstone of the business, building a new model for the collectibles and trading cards hobby with top leagues and players association partners; and Fanatics Betting & Gaming, a mobile betting, gaming and retail sportsbook platform. Fanatics’ partners include all major professional sports leagues (NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, NASCAR, MLS, PGA) and hundreds of collegiate and professional teams, which include several of the biggest global soccer clubs.