Regulatory Paralegal

Reference
VAC-28947
Contract Type
Permanent
Sector
Legal
Location
London
Salary
Competitive + Benefits
Expiry Date
27/09/2021
The Premier League’s Legal Department is looking for a paralegal to assist its in-house Regulatory team.

Job Description

 

The Regulatory team’s core function is managing all aspects of the regulation of the Premier League competition and its participating clubs, including advising the business on the various requirements of the Premier League Rules, managing the process of amending those Rules year-on-year, investigation and enforcement of breaches of those Rules through the disciplinary processes contained within them and management of the various mandatory dispute resolution procedures binding Clubs and their Managers. In addition, the Regulatory team performs the same role in relation to the Youth Development Rules that govern all aspects of the Academy system and the various youth competitions organised by the Premier League at U16, U18 and U23 level.

 

Aside from this core function, the Regulatory team provide legal advice to the wider business and external stakeholders on a range of areas, including transfers and registrations, intermediaries, safeguarding, medical matters and financial regulation.

 

This is an exciting time to join the organisation and an excellent opportunity for the right candidate.