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WarnerMedia is seeking a dynamic bi-lingual (Spanish & English) speaking media content attorney with passion for journalism and new forms of storytelling for a position as Counsel to CNN.
Providing pre-publication legal advice concerning First Amendment/defamation, newsgathering, privacy, copyright, FOIA/access, reporter's privilege and other media law matters for television and digital platforms
There will also be periodic client education responsibilities
The position is based in Atlanta, and some travel may be required
Minimum of two to five years of experience with a top tier law firm or similar in-house legal department
Strong interpersonal communication and client relationship building skills
A high level of confidence and flexibility in making independent decisions in a fast-paced environment
Excellent academic credentials and solid references a must
Ideal candidate would have experience in advising media on newsgathering issues and pre-publication vetting of content but not required
Other news or media law experience a plus, such as defending media clients in First Amendment and/or intellectual property litigation. –
Fluency in Spanish & English (oral and written)
Paid time off every year to volunteer
Access to well-being tools, resources, and freebies
Part of the WarnerMedia family of powerhouse brands
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and E-Verify users. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.
Turner Broadcasting is poised to lead and succeed in an increasingly more engaged, more connected media environment. Our programming business is aligned within four key divisions -- Domestic Entertainment; Animation, Young Adults & Kids; News; and International. We target audiences with content that is compelling, specific and relevant.