Senior In-House Legal Counsel

Legal & Compliance Sliema, Malta


Description

Position at LeoVegas Mobile Gaming Group

  • To provide first class IP advice to all departments;
  • Assist with the formulation and implementation of an effective group wide IP strategy;
  • Supervising as well as advising on IP litigation matters;
  • Build in-house expertise on brand management solutions;
  • Prepare IP legal documents and high quality IP standard form precedents (SFPs);
  • Work closely with third party law firms and trade mark agents, globally;
  • Handling, managing or assisting with intellectual property related tasks;
  • Drafting & review of a variety of agreements or any other legal documentation as necessary as well as the handling of all negotiations pertaining thereto;
  • Advising the business on various legal matters as necessary and handling legal aspects of several projects undertaken by the business;
  • Ad hoc legal projects/duties as may be required from time to time;
  • Handling data protection responsibilities for entities, brands and markets being operated under the framework of the LeoVegas Mobile Gaming Group, as may be assigned from time to time;
  • Performing data protection due diligence on business partners and conduct the relevant onboarding, including drafting, reviewing and negotiating data protection agreements or terms as may be required;
  • Draft and review of privacy policies, privacy notices or cookies policies for the Group or partners as may be required;
  • Draft and review of internal procedures and policies with respect to personal data and GDPR compliance;
  • Provision of advice in the field of data protection;
  • Contributing to the overall privacy program and strategy;
  • Managing, advising, or assisting with impact assessment and privacy audits.

Qualifications

  • Law Degree in a European Jurisdiction.
  • Minimum of 5 years of previous experience as an in-house lawyer or  in private practice with a law firm;
  • Specialisation in IP law;
  • Self-driven and able to follow through all assigned tasks and projects to completion independently, and also to take direction and also take full ownership of the responsibilities assigned;
  • Uphold a high standard of work ethic, always ensuring to complete all assigned tasks accurately and in a timely manner;
  • A team player who enjoys a multicultural and multi-national environment;

Additional information

At LeoVegas Mobile Gaming Group we firmly believe that our diversity is what makes us unique and that everyone and anyone is welcome to enjoy the ride - regardless of age, gender, disability, race, national or ethnic origin, religion, language, marital or civil partnership status, political beliefs and sexual orientation. We are highly committed to uphold a high level of diversity and inclusion throughout our entire group. Being a global company with a widely diverse customer base makes it essential for our workforce to be a reflection of this. By doing so, we believe we will achieve the best possible customer experience and create better value to our shareholders by doing so.

Working Hours

Office hours

Salary & Benefits

•    Competitive guaranteed salary.
•    Gym allowance to support your active lifestyle. 
•    Health insurance to keep our Team Leo healthy and happy.
•    Roaring discounts all over Malta island for you to explore. 
•    If you are not based in Malta we will also provide you with a relocation package. 
And much more!