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2 Feb 2024

Legal Talent Academy Associate

πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ San Antonio, TX, USA
Internship
0+ years exp.

Overview

At Spurs Sports & Entertainment (SS&E), we work in service of something bigger than ourselves. To us it is so much more than just a game or concert. Our mission is to unite people through unforgettable experiences. It takes all members of our Spurs Family to be a champion, inspiring humanity through sports and entertainment.

The Talent Academy Associate program is a transformative 1 to 2-year cohort program designed to invest in the next generation of sports and entertainment professionals. The program aims to grow well-rounded individuals who are equipped with a strong foundation in professional skills, industry knowledge, and a commitment to Impact. Throughout the program, Associates will get a behind-the-scenes look at the business operations for NBA and USL franchises, as well as professional event management. Associates will be assigned to specific business units tailored to their areas of interest, experience, academic achievements, and aligned with organizational needs.

Benefits of Talent Academy:

- Paid program for up to 2 years (1 year program with an optional 2nd year based on performance and business need).

- Exposure to strategic projects and tasks.

- Mentorship from experienced professionals in the field.

- Transformative leadership development and networking opportunities

- Career development guidance and support.

- Potential for future employment opportunities based on performance and need.

Responsibilities

  • Draft, review and negotiate a variety of corporate contracts.
  • Conduct legal research regarding industry/regulatory issues and/or concerns and provide summaries of findings.
  • Obtain knowledge of organizational developments and communicate relevant updates to legal team
  • Assist in intellectual property protection efforts
  • Coordinate input from organizational departments on a diverse set of matters
  • Monitor, track and assist with drafting and reviewing internal and external contracts.
  • Draft cease and desist letters and other outside communications.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Recent graduate (0-2 years) from an accredited law school
  • License to practice and bar membership in good standing (or, if graduating law school in 2024, eligible for bar membership and scheduled to take bar examination in summer of 2024)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, Excel, Word, Power Point, LexisNexis and other computer skills required.
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks.
  • Must have high level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential situations and information.
  • Strong teamwork aptitude required.
  • Strong customer service skills required.
  • Strong good oral and written communication skills.
  • The ability to work independently and coordinate multiple tasks.
  • The ability to work in fast-paced environment.
  • The ability to spend time in office 50% of time
  • Can stand/sit/walk for long period of time.
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