Job Title:  Attorney, Business & Legal Affairs

Department:  Business and Legal Affairs

Santa Monica, CA, US

Summary of Position

Lionsgate has an immediate opening for an Attorney in the Business and Legal Affairs department. This position will be responsible for supporting the Worldwide Digital and Television licensing department.



  • Help negotiate and draft transactional licensing agreement (EST, PPV, TVOD) on a worldwide basis
  • Help negotiate and draft television and non-transactional licensing agreements on a worldwide basis
  • Oversee Lionsgate’s clip licensing
  • Support various legal projects including reviewing chain of title, key art, and marketing restrictions
  • Provide secondary support to senior attorneys on high level transactions

Experience & Skills

  • BS/BA from an accredited college/university
  • Graduate from an accredited law school and a member of the California Bar
  • Minimum 1 year of licensing experience in the entertainment field

About the Company

The first major new studio in decades, Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF.B) is a global content leader whose films, television series, digital products and linear and over-the-top platforms reach next generation audiences around the world.  The Company’s content initiatives are backed by a nearly 17,000-title film and television library and delivered through a global sales and distribution infrastructure.  The Lionsgate brand is synonymous with original, daring and ground-breaking content created with special emphasis on the evolving patterns and diverse composition of the Company’s worldwide consumer base.

Our Benefits

  • Full Coverage – Medical, Vision, and Dental
  • Work/Life Balance – generous sick days, vacation days, 11 holidays, and Impact Day
  • 401(k) company matching
  • Reimbursement –Rideshare Program and Tuition (up to graduate degree)

EEO Statement

Lionsgate is an equal employment opportunity employer.  All employees and applicants are evaluated on the basis of their qualifications, consistent with applicable state and federal laws.  In addition, Lionsgate will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. Lionsgate will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and federal law. 

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles