In-House Counsel

NorthSouth Productions is looking for a licensed entertainment attorney as In-House Counsel. This role is responsible for providing legal guidance on a broad range of unscripted production and corporate matters. This individual interfaces with a vast array of company personnel as well as outside legal departments and entertainment representatives in all phases of projects, from development to production through delivery.



The In-House Counsel Role Is Responsible For: 


            – Shaping corporate and production legal policies

            – Negotiating and drafting development deals, shopping agreements, amendments, talent deals, above-the-line contracts, PSAs, production release templates, trade-out agreements, specialty releases and other necessary documents


            – Providing instruction on handling the day-to-day production matters

            – Guiding on rights and clearances

            – Reviewing all content prior to air and conducting pre-broadcast review of content

            – Providing company with practical legal advice on potential risks and issues

            – Directing company on corporate and employment matters

            – Researching various legal questions to recommend appropriate legal approaches