The NBA is hiring a new lawyer!
If you are a lawyer, and like me love basketball and want to live in New York, then read this post right away!
The NBA is actively looking for an Associate Counsel, Player Matters.
Indeed, the Position Summary is as follow:
To assist in all matters handled by the Legal Department related to #NBA players and administration of the game, including items related to:
Administration and enforcement of NBA rules
Analysis/advice regarding the Salary Cap and other facets of the NBA/NBPA Collective Bargaining Agreement
Management of processes related to trades Free agency and other related matters
Collective bargaining with the National Basketball Players Association (#NBPA)
Support of basketball operations initiatives
Excellent record of academic and professional achievement
3-6 years of experience at a law firm and/or in-house legal department
Excellent analytical, writing, and oral presentation skills
Organizational and project management skills necessary to support and advise legal and business units and ensure projects are completed in a timely and effective manner
High level of commitment to quality work product and organizational ethics, integrity, and compliance
Strong familiarity with NBA game, teams, and players a plus
Good Luck to all!!!
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