Sling TV L.L.C. provides an over-the-top (internet delivered) television experience on TVs, tablets, gaming consoles, computers, smartphones, smart TVs and other streaming devices. Distributed across a variety of strategic device partners, including Google, Amazon, Apple TV, Microsoft, Roku, Samsung, LG, Comcast, and many others, Sling TV offers two primary domestic streaming services that collectively include more than 100 channels of top content. Featured programmers include Disney/ESPN, Fox, NBC, AMC, A&E, EPIX, Starz, NFL Network, NBA TV, NHL Networks, Pac-12 Networks, Hallmark, Viacom, and more. For Spanish-speaking customers, Sling Latino offers a suite of standalone and extra Spanish-programming packages tailored to the U S. Hispanic market. And for those seeking International content, Sling International currently provides more than 300 channels in 20 languages (available across multiple devices) to U.S. households.
Sling TV is the #1 Live TV Streaming Service Sling TV is a next-generation service that meets the entertainment needs of today’s contemporary viewers. Visit www.Sling.com. We are driven by curiosity, pride, adventure, and a desire to win – it’s in our DNA. We’re looking for people with boundless energy, intelligence, and an overwhelming need to achieve to join our team as we embark on the next chapter of our story.
A successful (Associate) Corporate Counsel - Sling TV will have the following:
Admitted to practice law in at least one state
A J.D. from an accredited law school with a law school class rank in at least the top 25% preferred
2-7 years of work experience as a full-time transactional attorney negotiating and documenting complex transactions
Meaningful experience with the legal issues associated with one or more of the following: mobile devices, software/hardware licensing or development, app publishing, video streaming, consumer technology, or video content licensing
Excellent communications, project management, organizational, and multi-tasking skills with a passion for the in-house practice of law
We are seeking an Associate Corporate Counsel or Corporate Counsel (depending on directly relevant experience) for Sling TV, the #1 Live TV streaming television service. This position requires 2-7 years of full-time contract drafting experience with a large national or regional law firm or leading corporation. All candidates must be eager to learn and demonstrate energy and a need for achievement. The successful candidate will have experience negotiating and drafting complex technology and commercial deals, including experience as a lead transactional attorney.
Primary responsibilities fall into the following categories:
Drafting and negotiating a wide variety of technology and commercial agreements
Counseling the business on commercial legal issues as they arise
Updating Sling’s end user agreements as needed
Working closely with our business teams to accomplish strategic objectives
Assisting with other responsibilities as needed