Senior Legal Counsel 

VGW is a fast-growing technology company and creator of market-leading online social games. With offices across Australia, USA, Canada, Malta and the Philippines we are on a mission to be the biggest gaming company in the world!

Due to major growth we are expanding our Legal team in Perth and currently looking for a Senior Legal Counsel to join the team. 

As a Senior Legal Counsel at VGW, you will partner closely with the business to provide pragmatic legal and commercial advice, with a specific focus on Intellectual Property.  

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Providing high-quality commercial, technology and IP-related legal advice and support to the business
  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating a range of commercial agreements and advising the business on key issues, including IP and marketing
  • Proactively monitoring and advising on changes in IP law that are likely to impact the organisation
  • Assist with tasks related to contentious IP matters, including providing support to the IP Manager where required
  • Assisting with the supervision, support and development of junior team members
  • Managing and working effectively with external legal advisers

What you will bring to the role:

  • You have 5-7 years PQE with relevant experience at a top-tier law firm or specialist IP firm or strong relevant in-house experience
  • You are admitted as a lawyer to practise in Australia
  • You specialise in, or have worked extensively across, IP law
  • You have strong drafting and negotiation skills
  • You have excellent commercial judgement and communication skills
  • You are a strong problem solver with the ability to view problems holistically

About VGW

VGW has been disrupting the online gaming world since 2010 and we're only getting started. We've assembled an incredibly talented global team who bring their passion, energy and expertise to build games that people love. 

At VGW, we have a modern approach to getting work done and a focus on creating an environment where amazing people can do amazing work. That means giving you the flexibility you need, providing spaces that will keep you comfortable and finding opportunities for you to keep learning and growing.

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If you want to join a team that does things differently apply today and we look forward to seeing what you can bring to our team.

Why VGW?

We are on a huge mission to become the biggest gaming company in the world. As we grow to meet this goal, we need talented people rich in diversity to propel us forward. We truly believe the right mix of diversity and authenticity will be our winning hand.

We are committed to creating a diverse, engaging and inclusive culture for our people to shine, with a workplace that honours your experiences, perspectives, unique identity and passions. For those reasons, we encourage you to browse our employment opportunities and apply today. Please let us know of any accommodations you may need during the application process.

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