Corporate Counsel

Boston, MA

DraftKings Inc. (Nasdaq: DKNG) is a digital sports entertainment and gaming company. It’s simple, at DraftKings, we believe life’s more fun with skin in the game. For that reason, we’re committed to responsibly creating the world’s favorite games and betting experiences. Headquartered in Boston, MA, with offices around the globe, we believe we can continue to define what it means to be a technology company in sports entertainment. We love what we do, and think you will too.

The strategy behind the game.
We’re growing rapidly and looking for an attorney to support mergers and acquisitions, SEC, NASDAQ, and NV requirements and filings, governance, and board matters, When you join us, you’ll work with other internal stakeholders and leaders to ensure all of our teams are aligned and compliant with applicable laws, rules, and regulations. This is a highly collaborative role in which you’ll work closely with the Vice President & Associate General Counsel. Sound good to you? Join us.

What you’ll do as Corporate Counsel:

  • Draft, review, and negotiate complex transaction agreements including agreements related to mergers and acquisitions.
  • Supervise transaction-related diligence processes and coordinate with outside counsel on deal matters.
  • Assist with post-acquisition integrations.
  • Assist with managing national and international corporate entities and support secretarial function, including assisting with the preparation of subsidiary board materials.
  • Advise key stakeholders of legal and business risks related to deals that you support. 
  • Support the preparation of SEC-related documents and policies and procedures.
  • Advise key stakeholders of legal and business risks related to deals that you support. 

Requirements:

  • Juris Doctorate.
  • You’re an active member in good standing with the Massachusetts Bar, or you have the ability to be admitted as in-house counsel in Massachusetts.
  • Ideally, you have at least 6+ years of relevant corporate law experience; you have at least 4 years of law firm experience.
  • You’re highly organized and have the ability to work both independently and as a member of a team.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, attention to detail, good business judgment and the ability to handle multiple projects at one time.
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Who are we a good fit for?
We love working with talented people but more than that, we seek out compassionate co-workers with a collaborative spirit. Our work moves quickly and we’re great at coming together to find creative solutions to some of tech’s most interesting problems. If that sounds good to you, join us.

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As a technology company at our core, DraftKings believes that the best innovation comes from diverse perspectives, thoughts, beliefs, ideas, and experiences. We consistently push boundaries and challenge the conventional to ensure our culture and products reflect the expectations of our employees, and the customers we serve.

We’re proud to believe that your gender, race, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, or status as an individual with a disability should have nothing to do with our hiring practices. We’ll never discriminate against anyone’s background or creed. If you’re good at what you do, we want you to do it at DraftKings.


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