Be the strategy behind the game.
We’re searching for a Corporate Paralegal to join our growing team of legal professionals to provide best-in-class counsel to support our M&A, Corporate Securities, and Corporate Governance teams. In this role, you’ll work cross-functionally and play a central role in guiding DraftKings on various domestic and global legal matters. This is a highly collaborative role in which you’ll work closely with our Vice President & Associate General Counsel and our Corporate Counsel, which requires outstanding core skills, balanced business and legal judgment, and a commitment to the growth and success of DraftKings. Sound good to you? Join us.
What you’ll do as a Corporate Paralegal:
Support our secretarial function, including preparing materials for the board of directors and related committees and maintaining corporate resolutions, minute books, and corporate records.
Assist with managing national and international corporate entities, including preparing subsidiary board materials and managing state and local filings for various entities.
Assist with administration of our Insider Trading Policy, 10b5-1 plans, related employee and director equity matters, and the administration of director and officer equity incentive plans.
Assist in preparing public disclosure documents, including SEC periodic reports such as 10-Ks, 10-Qs, 8-Ks, Proxy Statements, Section 16 filings, and other related documents.
Support mergers and acquisitions activity and related commercial arrangements, including assisting in the drafting and negotiation of various agreements, such as non-disclosure agreements.
What you’ll bring:
At least 4 years of relevant corporate paralegal experience, including at least 2 years at a public company or a law firm supporting public company clients; in-house experience is a plus.
Track record of a practical business and solution-oriented approach to resolving issues.
Strong organization skills and ability to work both independently and as a member of a team.
Proven ability to develop collaborative relationships with internal partners, excellent interpersonal, communication, analytical and influencing skills, with a strong emphasis on articulating complex issues in a clear and actionable way.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, attention to detail, good business judgment, and the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously.
Experience with Shareworks is considered a plus.
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.
We are DraftKings.
We’re inspired by our shared passion for developing creative solutions to complex challenges and empowering the people around us to do their best work. We are industry leaders in the digital entertainment and technology space propelled by constant curiosity and diverse perspectives.
Our teams are fueled by innovation. We are looking ahead, building what’s next, and continuously reinventing the industry. We’re a publicly traded (NASDAQ: DKNG) technology company headquartered in Boston, with teams around the world and an expanding global presence.
We strive to create a place where all feel safe, empowered, engaged, championed, and inspired. DraftKings is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. This means we do not tolerate discrimination of any kind and are committed to providing equal employment opportunities regardless of your gender identity, race, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, or status as an individual with a disability.
Ready to build what’s next? Apply now.
As a regulated gaming company, you may be required to obtain a gaming license issued by the appropriate state agency as a condition of employment.