Associate Corporate Counsel, Gaming Regulations



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Remote · United States
Posted on Saturday, February 3, 2024

We’re defining what it means to build and deliver the most extraordinary sports and entertainment experiences. Our global team is trailblazing new markets, developing cutting-edge products, and shaping the future of responsible gaming.

Here, “impossible” isn’t part of our vocabulary. You’ll face some of the toughest but most rewarding challenges of your career. They’re worth it. Channeling your inner grit will accelerate your growth, help us win as a team, and create unforgettable moments for our customers.

The Crown Is Yours

We’re searching for an Associate Corporate Counsel to join our growing team of legal professionals to provide best-in-class counsel and support to internal stakeholders. In this role, you will be a member of the Gaming and Regulatory group and provide legal counsel to all regulatory matters surrounding our gaming products. The Associate Corporate Counsel must have outstanding core legal skills, balanced business and legal judgment, and a commitment to the growth and success of DraftKings.

What you’ll do as an Associate Corporate Counsel

  • Work with various business units on regulatory and legal issues surrounding the company’s licensed and regulated product offerings.

  • Provide support to our Compliance Team on interpreting regulatory and licensing guidelines.

  • Work with outside regulators to anticipate and resolve any disputes concerning how regulations apply to the company’s product offerings and business operations.

  • Regularly evaluate the user-facing aspects of the company’s product offerings in light of legal and regulatory requirements.

  • Regularly evaluate and guide response to legal and regulatory issues surrounding customer communications.

  • Coordinate cross-functional legal input by working closely with other attorneys on your team.

What you’ll bring

  • At least 2 years of legal experience at a law firm, in-house, or working for a state or federal regulatory or enforcement body.

  • Juris Doctorate Degree from an accredited institution with excellent academic credentials.

  • Genuine desire to learn and adapt to an in-house legal environment in a technology-driven growth stage company.

  • Team player with excellent business and legal judgment and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to manage multiple stakeholders in a fast-paced work environment.

  • Outstanding written and oral skills with strong attention to detail and organizational skills.

  • Knowledge of the gaming law industry is strongly preferred.

  • Demonstrated experience managing and negotiating high-stakes, nuanced matters.


Join Our Team

We’re a publicly traded (NASDAQ: DKNG) technology company headquartered in Boston. 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. Don’t worry, we’ll guide you through the process if this is relevant to your role.

The US base salary range for this full-time position is $141,600.00 - $212,400.00, plus bonus, equity, and benefits as applicable. Our salary ranges are determined by role, level, and location. The range displayed on each job posting reflects the minimum and maximum target for new hire salaries for the position across all US locations. Within the range, individual pay is determined by work location and additional factors, including job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training. Your recruiter can share more about the specific salary range and how that was determined during the hiring process.

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