Associate Corporate Counsel

  • 1 Ingram Blvd, La Vergne, TN 37086, USA
  • Full-time

Job Description

Ingram Content Group (ICG) is hiring for a Associate Corporate Counsel to contribute to our team in LaVergne, TN just outside Nashville.  Flexible schedules will be offered, including remote/hybrid work setup.  In this role, you will draft, review and edit contracts, as well as provide legal support for various company functions and business units. 

Do you have experience working with publishers?  Have a passion for helping publishers be successful?

At Ingram, our publisher-facing business offers more than just traditional wholesale services. It offers fully integrated and relevant solutions for client publishers. Comprised of book printing, digital book, distribution, publishing sales and marketing services, this part of Ingram’s business helps publishers discover more ways to sell content in markets across the globe. Based in the Nashville area, New York, Berkeley and other locations, our teams are collaborative, innovative, dynamic, and passionate about the business. 

The world is reading, and it is our goal to connect as many people to the content they want in the simplest ways.  If you share that passion, enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and want to contribute to a strategic part of the business that is evolving and expanding, we can’t wait to meet you!

Required Qualifications:

  • JD degree from an accredited law school
  • Admittance with a license to practice law as a member of the bar of the State of Tennessee or as in-house counsel in Tennessee (or eligibility for same)
  • 0-3 years of relevant experience practicing law in a law firm or in-house (or a combination)

Key Responsibilities:

  • Drafts, reviews, edits and negotiates all types of legal agreements including, without limitation, non-disclosure, data privacy, sales, purchasing and transactional agreements.
  • Provides legal support to assigned business units and organizational functions as determined by the Chief Legal Officer, including without limitation:
    • Establishes relationships and collaborate with internal clients to support and assist in the achievement of ICG’s business objectives;
    • Maintains and update form agreements as the law and/or business requires
    • Researches and provides legal counsel and advice on a broad range of topics in a timely, thorough and effective manner; and
    • Appropriately identifies and balances risks and benefits, and proactively suggests risk-mitigating resolutions. 
  • Assists Chief Legal Officer and other in-house attorneys as requested.  
  • Works collaboratively with other in-house attorneys, legal assistants and outside counsel.
  • Helps to strengthen and improve support processes within the Legal Department in the most cost-effective way.
  • Monitors and keeps updated on new developments in applicable laws, rules, and regulations.

Additional Information


  • A highly competitive compensation package with generous benefits beginning first day of employment for Medical/Prescription Drug plans, HSA, Vision, Dental and Health Care FSA.
    • 15 vacation days & 12 sick days accrued annually and 3 personal days
    • 401K match, Life and AD&D, Employee Assistant programs, Group Legal, & more
    • Wellness program with access to local fitness centers for one low price - onsite gym and basketball court for associates
  • Avid reader? Numerous opportunities to engage with books and authors
    • Free card registration at the Nashville Public Library
    • Free advance copies available throughout our HQ in Greater Nashville
    • Discounted offers to self-publish with IngramSpark®!
  • Encouraged continued education with our tuition reimbursement program
  • Financial and in-kind opportunities to engage with non-profits in your community
    • Company match program for United Way donations
    • Volunteer opportunities and in-kind drives for non-profits throughout the year
  • Take breaks or brainstorm in our game room with ping pong & foosball
  • Casual Dress Code

The world is reading, and Ingram Content Group (“Ingram”) connects people with content in all forms. Providing comprehensive services for publishers, retailers, libraries and educators, Ingram makes these services seamless and accessible through technology, innovation and creativity. With an expansive global network of offices and facilities, Ingram’s services include digital and physical book distribution, print-on-demand, and digital learning. Ingram Content Group is a part of Ingram Industries Inc. and includes Ingram Book Group LLC, Ingram Publisher Services LLC, Lightning Source LLC, Ingram Library Services LLC, Tennessee Book Company LLC, Ingram Content Group UK Ltd. and Ingram Content Group Australia Pty Ltd. 

Ingram Content Group LLC is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, work related mental or physical disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information.

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