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Legal Content Specialist, Corporate Governance

  • Location: Melville, New York
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #729
  • Salary: $150,000

Legal Content Specialist, Corporate Governance

COMPENSATION: Base salary up to $190K, commensurate with experience, plus yearly performance-based bonus, generous vacation package, 401K plus match, Medical, Vision and Dental Coverage, Life and AD&D Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Tuition reimbursement, Corporate Gym Memberships and more!

LOCATION: New York, NY (Hybrid)

THE ORGANIZATION: Top-Ranked, Global Law Firm

SUMMARY: Top-ranked, global law firm is seeking a Legal Content Specialist to support their esteemed Corporate Governance practice. The ideal candidate will be a practicing attorney or seasoned legal correspondent who is looking to parlay their skills to support the marketing and communications efforts of a rapidly growing practice. This role will be responsible to produce leadership pieces in collaboration with partners, provide content for various media streams and draft communications for the firm’s leadership.


  • Serve as a subject matter expert for the Corporate Governance group surrounding issues regarding legal updates and development within the global business environment

  • Collaborate with and assist the head of content in setting tone for marketing materials

  • Spearhead the strategy and development of the corporate practice’s annual governance survey

  • Generate leadership content for initiatives/practices

  • Draft and edit content

  • Maintain editorial calendar for client-facing feature publications

  • Draft video and podcast scripts

  • Draft speeches, talking points and other communications for firm leadership

  • Provide editorial support across the department


  • Bachelor’s Degree required; JD preferred

  • 3+ years of related legal research and editorial experience in a large, international law firm or legal publication required

  • Demonstrated experience analyzing emerging issues within corporate governance in a law firm or legal publication setting

  • Deep knowledge of the legal market required

  • Must possess superior writing, editing and proofreading capabilities

  • Able to handle multiple projects simultaneously and shift priorities as necessary

  • Flexibility to travel, as needed