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Paralegal

Columbus Crew SC

Posted 4 months ago

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Columbus, OH, USA

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Job Description

Haslam Sports Group is a values-driven organization committed to unifying people through sports and entertainment. We aim to bring our fans and our communities best-in-class experiences and teams that consistently deliver results. We give back to our region to drive positive change as stewards of true community assets.

Job Responsibilities

  • Manage contracts and contract lifecycles including template development, support for drafting and redlining contracts, and managing contract execution and filing.
  • Provide support for a variety of internal business departments, including but not limited to, corporate partnerships, events, sales and service, consumer products, and the content and brand departments.
  • Build handbooks, processes, guides, checklists and other materials to support the Crew soccer and business teams and create legal support efficiencies.
  • Manage intellectual property lifecycle and portfolios.
  • Summarize contracts and/or provide contractual information and rights analysis in response to business requests
  • Assists in the preparation of corporate governance documents and materials, including minutes, resolutions, and written consents.
  • Assists legal team with litigation management, including document collection, litigation hold process, and preparation of due-diligence materials, documents, presentations, exhibits, charts, and diagrams.
  • Assists with investigation management, whether internal or external in defense of claims, including coordinating interviews and collection of documents.
  • Assists in administrative tasks including calendaring, scheduling meetings and events, managing carrier and messaging services, and drafting and proofreading communications for the legal team.
  • Acts as the administrative liaison for internal teams concerning legal administration of above matters.
  • Assist with special projects and other duties as assigned.

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Qualifications Required

  • Minimum of 2 years of Corporate Paralegal experience.
  • Paralegal Certificate or completion of paralegal degree program preferred.
  • Previous experience with corporate contracts required.
  • Previous experience with corporate governance, intellectual property, and/or Major League Soccer policies and guidelines preferred.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and discretion at all levels (internally and externally).
  • Strong organizational, analytical, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to quickly process workflow and prioritize, organize, and perform a challenging workload under tight deadlines.
  • Team player with ability to work both independently and collaboratively and actively demonstrate a commitment to prompt and thorough client service.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Advanced skill level with Microsoft Office Suite (focused largely on Outlook, Word, and Excel)

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