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General Counsel - National Campus with USTA in Orlando, FL

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Legal: General Counsel/Contractual Law
Purpose of Position:

Provide strategic legal counsel to all operations at the USTA National Campus and day-to-day legal support and oversight to USTA Player Development. Member of USTA National Campus and Player Development Leadership Teams.

Major Duties:

  • Provide strategic legal counsel and support for the USTA National Campus in Orlando, Florida.

  • Manage the day-to-day legal affairs relating to all operational elements for USTA at the USTA National Campus including:

  • Events

  • Partnership Marketing/Sponsorships/Suppliers

  • Marketing

  • Facility Management

  • Third Party Vendors

  • Provide strategic legal support for USTA Player Development, wheelchair tennis, and Pro Circuits in the following areas:

  • Partnership Marketing/Sponsorships

  • Event Operations

  • Broadcast

  • Player Services

  • Medical & Sports Science

  • Serve as lead USTA lawyer on all trademark and IP matters and oversee registrations, compliance, C&Ds. Video piracy matters, etc..
  • Manage outside legal counsel
  • Other such related duties as may be required.

Qualifications / Other:

  • 15+ years of applicable law practice experience

  • Law degree with admission to state bar

  • Exceptional business acumen and outstanding communication and writing skills

  • Strong management and mentoring skills

  • Effective collaborator and team player

  • Ability to handle complex legal and business projects both independently as a part of a team¬†

  • Ability to effectively respond to inquiries for regulatory agencies, customers and business community

  • Self-starter, sound decision making skills, excellent attention to detail

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

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