Nike Legal Manager in Seoul, United States

Become a Part of the NIKE, Inc. Team

NIKE, Inc. does more than outfit the world's best athletes. It is a place to explore potential, obliterate boundaries and push out the edges of what can be. The company looks for people who can grow, think, dream and create. Its culture thrives by embracing diversity and rewarding imagination. The brand seeks achievers, leaders and visionaries. At Nike, it’s about each person bringing skills and passion to a challenging and constantly evolving game.

NIKE’s rapid pace of innovation demands a Legal team that is always on the offense. And they’re always on their game – with the mission to advance and guide NIKE’s business through innovative, offense-minded counsel. NIKE attorneys, paralegals and other specialists in law provide inventive approaches and superior counsel to NIKE’s global business. As NIKE changes the future of sport, the NIKE Legal team drives competition, ingenuity and integrity in the marketplace.


-Division: Legal

-Job Title: Legal Manager

-Report to: Legal Director

-Work Location: Seoul


-Manage legal issues related to general corporate matters

-Manage legal, regulatory & compliance issues related to wholesales and direct retail sales

-Advise on regulatory compliance issues related to Korea business

-Support IP related matters including clearance and enforcement

-Review and support procurement contracts including lease and sports marketing

-Manage litigation and potential legal claims


-6+ years’ experiences in a related field.

-PQE from in-house or law firms; Korean/Overseas legal qualification as an advantage

-Strong communication, cross-cultural interaction and high passion of harmonization in the team

-Prior experience in handling retail/digital matters as an advantage

-Flexible on background, experience of sporting goods industry is not required.

-Attention to details, ability to work independently and do multi-tasking

-Good written and spoken language skill of Korean and English

NIKE, Inc. is a growth company that looks for team members to grow with it. Nike offers a generous total rewards package, casual work environment, a diverse and inclusive culture, and an electric atmosphere for professional development. No matter the location, or the role, every Nike employee shares one galvanizing mission: To bring inspiration and innovation to every athlete* in the world.

NIKE, Inc. is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability.

Job ID: 9640

Location: Korea, Republic Of-Seoul-Seoul

Job Category: Legal