DFL seeking general counsel

German football governing body recruiting lawyer to advise on copyright and media issues



German football governing body DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga is looking to recruit a general counsel.


The role will involve advising various DFL operational departments as well as Sportcast and DFL Digital Sports on copyright and media law issues.


The new recruit will also advise on the tendering process for awarding the national media rights to Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2 games.


The DFL is looking for candidates with prior experience in a law firm or company’s legal department.