Legal Counsel

  • 9 Story Media Group
  • Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Mar 21, 2018
Full time Lawyer (In House Counsel)

Job Description

9 Story Media Group currently has an opening for a Senior Lawyer in its legal and business affairs department. Working closely with management, the successful candidate will be responsible for drafting, reviewing, structuring, negotiating and advising on broad range of work including entertainment related and general commercial matters, M&A, strategic investments, acquisitions, joint ventures, partnerships; undertaking related due diligence and clearance work; overseeing maintenance of corporate books; administering privacy and confidentiality policies and procedures.


  • LL.B or J.D. and member in good standing of the Law Society of Upper Canada;
  • 8 + years of corporate/commercial/entertainment experience in a major law firm or in-house;
  • Knowledge of Canadian and international television production and distribution industries, and Canadian regulatory framework and funding sources.
  • Excellent drafting, negotiation, organizational and communication skills;
  • Team player with ability to work independently and handle high volume of transactions on multiple projects;
  • Trade mark experience would be an asset.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. Should you require accommodation throughout the recruitment process, please let us know your requirements when contacted.

Practice Area(s)

In House Counsel


8+ Years