Legal Counsel

Job description

Kodify is striving to lead the way & innovate the online entertainment sector and it is our job to ensure our people have the conditions and ability to achieve this. Our culture sets us apart from the rest, we don’t want to lose this, so we never take it for granted. The Kodify team is the most valuable and best protected asset of the company. The development and well-being of our people always comes first; by ensuring the environment is right and anticipating their needs, we can always expect their best work.

Summary

Reporting directly to the General Counsel, In-House Counsel is responsible for both assisting with company’s day to day legal needs (which includes a diverse area of law covering intellectual property, contracts, First Amendment, privacy and employment law) and assisting with federal cases around the country by working with outside counsel, reviewing and drafting legal documents and conducting legal research. We would like the new member of our team to be someone who can think on their feet, provide legal advice to company executives, work well
with others, and is a positive team player.


Requirements

Requirements:

  • JD degree or equivalent practical experience.
  • 2-6 years of attorney level experience.
  • A combination of in-house experience and litigation experience preferred.
  • Admitted to the bar and in good standing in the state of California.
  • Interested in learning about copyright law, First Amendment, and employment law

Good to have:

  • Effective communicator with strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent legal writer.
    Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and problem solve.
  • Ability to multitask and work on a wide variety of legal issues.
  • Experience evaluating and determining the best legal course of action to meet business needs and assess legal risk.
  • Intellectual property, employment or litigation experience preferred.