Overview

Job Description

Position Summary: The Senior Counsel/VP* will be responsible for drafting and negotiating development and production agreements and rendering legal advice with respect to Lionsgate’s and Starz’s slate of original programming.

 *Title commensurate with experience.

 ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Drafting and negotiating development agreements and related documentation
  • Rendering day to day production legal advice to production executives, producers, and production personnel

 Required Skills

  • Juris Doctor Degree
  • Member of the State Bar of California
  • 5-15 years of legal experience gained in an entertainment law firm, television network, and/or television production company environment
  • Knowledge of televisions precedents and industry common custom and practice
  • Strong drafting skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills
  • Highly motivated, responsible, extremely detail-oriented, organized, and able to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment

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