Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. (“GEE”) has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive bass to conduct a search for a Senior Counsel, Media & Content to be located in its Los Angeles, California corporate headquarters. GEE is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact the Company directly; all resumes sent to GEE will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
SENIOR COUNSEL, MEDIA & CONTENT
Company: Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. (NASDAQ: ENT) is a global provider of aircraft connectivity systems, operations solutions and media content to the travel and mobility markets. Global Eagle provides over 200 airlines worldwide with a wide range of in-flight solutions including Wi-Fi, movies, television, music, interactive software, as well as portable inflight entertainment solutions, content management services, e-commerce solutions and original content development.
Overview: This attorney will be the lead “commercial” (transactional) lawyer supporting Global Eagle’s Media & Content segment, which operates globally and across markets and media (music, film, gaming, advertising and technology) platforms, and will be dedicated to that segment. By necessity, a strong and close working relationship will exist between the attorney and personnel across Global Eagle’s US and international offices.
Compensation: Competitive and commensurate with experience.
Experience: Minimum five to seven years of prior law-firm experience working on entertainment, content, media and technology licensing and transactions, or similar work experience in-house at an entertainment or technology company. Top academic credentials and major law firm training are required. Cross-border experience is a plus.
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Relos: Locals preferred.
Bar: Admission in good standing to any state Bar.