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Company Overview

WarnerMedia is a powerful portfolio of iconic entertainment, news, and sports brands. We bring people, technology, and the world's best storytellers together to drive culture and meaningful connection. We believe the enduring power of stories can open our eyes to the world, to each other, and to new and different perspectives.

Join us. Shape your story here.

The Role

In this role you will provide paralegal support to the Production Legal team, WarnerMedia International EMEA (including Warner Bros. International Television Production, Local Theatrical Production, EMEA and HBO Europe).

The Daily

  • Assisting with the preparation of quarterly Litigation and External Legal Spend Reports and other routine reporting across the Production Legal teams.
  • Liaising with WarnerMedia's Compliance team in Burbank, US, to ensure that Anti-Bribery and Anti-Corruption policies are updated regularly.
  • Assisting with the maintenance of the Anti-Bribery and Corruption training records and providing ABC training.
  • Assisting with day-to-day queries, including providing precedents, details of local production services companies and external counsel as well as format, development, production agreements.
  • Assisting with the maintenance of WarnerMedia protocols, production protocols for production teams (including areas such as anti-bribery and corruption, contributor care, data protection and editorial compliance)
  • Reviewing agreements for the distribution of feature films (including production/co-production agreements, writer and actor agreements, and licenses relating to the clearance of third-party material. Additionally, collating and managing transaction documents relating to film production, distribution, and finance.
  • Inserting rights information into the rights database, ensuring information is complete, up-to-date, and accurate.
  • Managing, checking (with outside counsel, where necessary) and filing chain-of-title and delivery documentation.
  • Managing and auditing delivery documentation relating to development and production projects.
  • Assisting with restructuring of data retention, moving files from local lawyers into a central data repository.

The Essentials

  • Law degree or equivalent qualification.
  • Previous paralegal experience.
  • Understanding of copyright and contract law.
  • Fluent in written and spoken English.
  • Confidence to handle and escalate urgent issues.
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail essential.
  • The ability to manage a demanding workload and the expectations of multiple internal clients.

The Nice to Haves
  • Previous media paralegal experience.
  • Fluency in French would be an advantage.

The Perks
  • Exclusive WarnerMedia events and advance screenings
  • Paid time off every year to volunteer for eligible employees
  • Access to well-being tools, resources, and freebies
  • Access to in-house learning and development resources
  • Part of the WarnerMedia family of powerhouse brands

Warner Media, LLC and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or any other category protected by law.
Job Sector
Legal
Job Position
Paralegal
City/Town
London
Postal Code
WC1X 8WB
Address
Theobalds Rd, London WC1X 8WB, UK Show on map
Post date
Closing date

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