Major, Lindsey & Africa has been retained by Oak View Group, LLC to conduct a search for its next Vice President, Legal and Business Affairs. Based in Los Angeles, CA (Westwood area), the Oak View Group (OVG) was founded by Irving Azoff and Tim Leiweke, and invested in by Silver Lake Partners, with the vision to be the industry leader in the sports and entertainment facility space.
The successful candidate will have at least six (6) years of legal experience gained in both law firm and in-house settings. Candidates without in-house experience will be considered if they can demonstrate significant work on behalf of an entertainment/sports corporation or have been seconded on their behalf. The ideal candidate will have strong commercial transactional experience; an understanding of sponsorship sales, premium sales, sports and music venues, service and vendor contracts, construction management and joint ventures. M&A and/or labor/employment law experience is preferred, although not required.
Internal Number: 280423
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