Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) has been exclusively retained by Fanatics, Inc. (Company) to conduct a search for an Associate General Counsel position.
Overview: Reporting to the Company’s General Counsel, this role will be based in the Company’s Tampa, Florida offices and serve as the primary legal contact with respect to the Company’s Fanatics Branded operations. Local candidates strongly preferred, though relocation would be considered for the right candidate.
Company: As a global leader in licensed sports merchandise, Fanatics is changing the way fans purchase their favorite team apparel and jerseys across retail channels through an innovative, tech-infused approach to making and selling fan gear in today’s on-demand culture. Powering multi-channel commerce for the world’s biggest sports brands, Fanatics offers the largest collection of timeless and timely merchandise, whether shopping online, on your phone, in stores, in stadiums or on-site at the world’s biggest sporting events. In addition, the company’s capabilities include an in-house merchandise division, Fanatics Branded, which is a leading licensee of the major professional sports leagues, helping fans express passion through jerseys and a broad range of other apparel styles and designs, created under both the Fanatics and Majestic brands. More about Fanatics can be found at www.fanaticsinc.com.
Experience: At least seven years of substantial experience working on a wide-range of commercial transactions. Experience with retail, manufacturing and/or supply chain matters strongly preferred; JD from an ABA-accredited law school and licensed to practice in at least one US jurisdiction.
Relos:Yes for the right candidate, though locals preferred.
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