Manchester United to hire three lawyers

Club looking to recruit senior lawyer and two associate legal counsels



Manchester United is seeking to bolster its in-house legal team with the recruitment of three new lawyers.


The club is looking to hire a senior lawyer as well as two associate legal counsels.


The senior lawyer role will involve responsibilities related to sponsorship agreements and other commercial partnerships, broadcasting agreements – and other revenue generating agreements relating to Manchester United’s media business – merchandise licences, and agreements relating to overseas tours and friendly matches.


One of the associate legal counsels will support on the procurement and licensing of goods, services and technology, while the other’s responsibilities will include sponsorship agreements, commercial partnerships, and broadcasting agreements.