Senior In House Counsel - Digital Media

England, London
17 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Samantha McGawley
Job Title
In House Counsel
PQE Level
5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is a leading name in Digital Media. They require a Senior Counsel to join their London team and pioneer projects across a number of commercial matters. Based in London, they will complete this well established team.

Client Details

My Client is an established player in the UK media landscape. With a dynamic outlook, the business has expanding vastly across the ever changing digital media space. The business continues to grow and develop and requires the expertise of a Senior In House Counsel - Digital Media to join them in their London HQ.


The Senior In House Counsel - Digital Media will complete the small legal team. The aim is to provide senior support to the business across a range of commercial issues. The role with encompass a broad range of reviewing/drafting & negotiating commercial contracts, supporting distribution streams, data protection, rights and clearance matters, intellectual property and providing timely risk advice and solutions to the senior management team.


The ideal Senior In House Counsel - Digital Media will have obtained a solid and strong training with a successful career in practice (commercial or corporate would be ideal). With c8 years PQE*, the candidate will have had a broad exposure to a variety of commercial matters including:

- IP

- Data Protection

- Commercial Contract drafting

- Digital Media

It would be an advantage if the candidate had an understanding of video and OTT platforms.

*PQE is a guideline. All PQE will be considered.

Job Offer

The package is competitive reflecting the senior nature and the industry