Job Post Information* : Posted Date
2 months ago(7/25/2022 10:01 AM)
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Company : Name
USTA National Headquarters, White Plains, NY
Provide legal and strategic counsel to the USTA.
Provide business and legal support to all USTA and USTA family divisions (Administrative, Finance, Community Tennis, National Tennis Center, and USTA Foundation) in the following areas:
Contract negotiation and Drafting
Application of Rules/Regulations and Grievances
Not-for Profit Law
Other matters that require Association-wide coordination
Engage in extensive verbal and written communication with USTA clients (including advising all levels of USTA staff)
Serve as a member of USTA Legal Department team providing regular interaction, counsel and legal support as needed.
Other such related duties as may be required
The ideal candidate will have knowledge of providing business and legal support in Contract Negotiation and Drafting, Corporate Governance, application of Rules and Regulations, Grievances, Litigation, and Non-for-Profit Law.
3-7 years of applicable law practice experience; some in-house experience is preferable
Law degree with admission to New York state bar
Ability to effectively manage outside counsel
Ability to effectively write business legal reports and correspondence
Ability to effectively present information to management
Ability to effectively respond to inquiries for regulatory agencies, customers and business community
Self-assured and confident with a strong belief in own capabilities
Ability to handle long-term and/or complex legal projects both independently as a part of a team with significant financial or other business impact
Must thrive in a fast-paced, innovative environment.
Strong business acumen and outstanding writing skills
Self-starter, sound decision making skills, excellent attention to detail
Must be willing to work in a "hybrid/flex" environment which will require both on-site and remote work as designated by USTA, and may be updated from time to time.