Junior-Level Associate - Media Law Firm - C4863

Superb opportunity for a qualified media lawyer to join a boutique international law firm based in Paris. 

Fluency in French is not essential.


Our client is an international boutique law firm located in Paris specialising in media and entertainment, digital law, data protection law, IT law, advertising law and trademark law.


As Junior-level Associate, you will work with international clients in the media and entertainment business is some or all of the following:

  • feature film and television production from development through production including chain of title, development agreements, above and below the line talent and crew agreements, financing agreements including banking and related security documentation, licensing and broadcast agreements
  • distribution and related agreements for all forms of exploitation (theatrical, television, digital, merchandising, music)
  • output deals, channel carriage and distribution agreements
  • legal opinions concerning chain of title, right of privacy, title issues, and other intellectual property issues, regulatory compliance.



A qualified lawyer with at least 3 years' PQE, the successful candidate will come from a distribution, broadcast, or production background – or be in private practice, and will have excellent analytical, drafting and negotiating skills. A good understanding of UK media law is essential,  and experience of international agreements is highly desirable.

Whilst French fluency is not essential for this role, it would, of course be extremely useful.



An attractive salary is available to the successful candidate.


If your skills & experience fit the above requirements and you would like to take the next step, please apply online attaching your CV in WORD format.


What to EXPECT 

  • Searchlight only advertises active roles.
  • Your details will be sent directly to the Consultant who is handling this role.
  • Due to the expected heavy response to this position, unfortunately only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


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