Business Affairs Counsel - Korea



Seoul, South Korea
Posted on Thursday, February 8, 2024
Netflix is one of the world's leading internet entertainment services with over 260 million paid memberships in over 190 countries enjoying TV series, documentaries and feature films across a wide variety of genres and languages. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on any internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments. With this international expansion and a move into Korean originals, it's a great time to join Netflix. With this international expansion and a move into Korean originals, it's a great time to join Netflix.
The Opportunity
Netflix is looking for an attorney who will be responsible for a wide array of development, acquisition (licensing) and production matters related to Netflix’s content programming. The successful candidate will structure, negotiate and draft agreements to commission, develop and produce local programming with various content partners, and should be extremely comfortable counseling internal stakeholders and making decisions that have both legal and business impacts.
The position is based in Seoul, South Korea.


  • Draft, review, and negotiate a wide range of agreements, including: content license agreements under varying deal types, development and production agreements, IP agreements, ATL agreements, etc
  • Conduct legal analysis on and handle issues arising through the lifecycle of content production and exploitation
  • Provide guidance to external production partners
  • Maintain close alignment with multiple internal cross-functional partners
  • Manage, maintain, and update various templates


  • Minimum of 4-7 years of experience as an attorney, and membership in good standing in at least one jurisdiction
  • Fluency in both Korean and English
  • Strong business acumen, analytical capabilities, and judgment. We value practical, solution-oriented thinking
  • Proven ability to work proactively, independently, and reliably under tight timeframes & deadlines
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills
  • Preferred: A background in IP/entertainment teams at a law firm or experience in the media or entertainment industry as an in-house counsel
We are an equal-opportunity employer and celebrate diversity, recognizing that diversity of thought and background builds stronger teams. We approach diversity and inclusion seriously and thoughtfully. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, color, place of birth, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, military service status or disability status.
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