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Senior Paralegal

Apply Now Apply Later Job ID 727132BR Location New York, New York, United States Business Marvel Entertainment Date posted Nov. 25, 2019

Job Summary:

Marvel seeks an experienced transactional paralegal with at least 5 years of relevant experience to support legal work for Marvel’s consumer product licensing business under the supervision of Marvel attorneys. This role will be based in New York, NY.

Responsibilities:

The position will involve working on a wide variety of transactional matters including:
  • Drafting consumer products license agreements and amendments
  • Drafting services agreements, permission letters, non-disclosure agreements, and other types of correspondence with licensees and vendors
  • Supporting merchandise rights clearances and rights management for Marvel properties
  • Working closely with the legal team and business functions within Marvel and The Walt Disney Company

Basic Qualifications:

  • At least 5 years’ experience at a law firm or in-house legal department
  • Commercial/transaction experience
  • Intellectual Property experience
  • Must have experience in contract drafting

Required Education

Must have a Bachelor’s degree.

About Marvel Entertainment:

Marvel Entertainment, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company, is one of the world's most prominent character-based entertainment companies, built on a proven library of over 8,000 characters featured in a variety of media over seventy years. Marvel utilizes its character franchises in entertainment, licensing and publishing.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Marvel Entertainment, LLC, which is part of a business segment we call Marvel Entertainment.

Marvel Entertainment, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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