Senior Corporate Counsel

Mohegan Sun Uncasville , CT 06382

Posted 2 months ago

Position Summary:

This position will assist in protecting Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment's (MGE) legal interests and maintaining its operations within the scope established by law. The Senior Corporate Counsel will assist in reviewing, drafting, and negotiating a broad array of agreements and contracts for the relevant corporate functions and advise on various business initiatives.

This position offers the opportunity to work in a fast-paced, multi-jurisdictional and complex regulatory and business environment and to develop solutions for wide ranging legal and commercial issues. The ability to lead in your practice, work as part of a team, and accept new challenges and learn are key for this position.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
includes but not limited to:

Assist on diverse legal issues, including casino gaming law (including i-gaming and sports betting), regulatory licensing, real estate leases, entertainment and hospitality agreements, employment, labor, data privacy, and general corporate and compliance matters, intellectual property and Native American law.
Assist with post-acquisition integrations
Draft, review, and negotiate complex commercial contracts
Assist with managing national 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 commercial deals that you support
Review and assist with state and federal and tribal legislative and regulatory initiatives
Assist Vice President General Counsel with review and approval of work by the paralegal support staff

Secondary Duties and Responsibilities:

Assist in the development of organizational policies and procedures
Perform other tasks as assigned from time to time by the Vice President General Counsel
Assists in the enforcement of the privacy rules pursuant to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA)
Assisting in the protection of the sovereignty and economic self-determination of the Mohegan Tribe and other tribes through economic, trade-industry and other relationships

Competencies: Incumbent will master the following competencies while in this position:

Broad understanding of rules, regulations and laws applicable to MGE's various entities.
Broad understanding of international laws and practices applicable MGE's international initiatives, including without limitation Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and the United Kingdom Bribery Act.
Knowledge of corporate and department policies and procedures
Adherence to all rules and regulations of the Management Board
Knowledge of MGE's financing structure and public reporting and disclosure obligations
Understanding of the Mohegan Tribal Employment Rights Ordinance (TERO) as it relates to employment

Training Requirements:

Ability to use or learn the Department's document management and outside counsel management systems

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

Fast paced office environment
Must be able to sit in front of a computer screen for extended periods of time
Occasional travel may be required (domestic and international)
Must be able to work various shifts and flexible hours

This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, requirements or working conditions associated with this job. MGE reserves the right to make changes to the above job description whenever necessary.



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Senior Corporate Counsel

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