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About the Role
The Twitch legal team is looking for an experienced transactional attorney to support several teams across our dynamic business. You will provide legal and business advice on content partnerships (in gaming and other areas), platform integrations, Twitch studios and esports productions, talent and influencer deals, and other commercial and IP agreements. In this role, you will join Twitch's close-knit legal team, build relationships with team members at Amazon legal, and have fun tackling the complex issues of our user community. You will report to a Senior Counsel member of the team.
Structure, draft and negotiate content licensing, talent, distribution, marketing and other commercial agreements.
Counsel our teams on many legal and business issues, including intellectual property, technology, digital media, and privacy.
Coordinate with other teams, including business development, partnerships, marketing, sales, and finance.
Partner with legal team members to improve processes and ensure business demands are satisfied.
J.D. degree and CA bar admission in good standing (or registered in-house counsel status with CA bar)
6+ years of experience as a transactional attorney
2+ years of experience drafting and negotiating entertainment transactions, preferably in the digital space
Ability to work autonomously and to collaborate with other teams
Sound judgment even in ambiguous situations
Ability to communicate complex issues clearly and simply
Strong analytical skills
Medical, Dental, Vision & Disability Insurance
Maternity &Parental Leave
Amazon Employee Discount
Monthly Contribution & Discounts for Wellness Related Activities & Programs (e.g., gym memberships, off-site massages, etc.)
Pursuant to the Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Twitch. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.