Senior Counsel, Legal
When hiring, we look for candidates who can thrive in our culture of trust, feedback, and rapid growth. We believe that diversity and inclusivity are essential to our success, and we provide equal employment opportunities regardless of background or identity. Our opportunities support remote, hybrid, or onsite work at our offices in New York City, San Francisco, or Silicon Valley, and we're dedicated to creating an environment where all employees can do their best work and contribute to the growth of our platform.
The ideal candidate is a proactive, collaborative team player that is passionate about blockchain technology and happiest in a fast-paced, action-oriented environment.
Provide nimble, practical advice to product, engineering, and operations teams shipping innovative new features, products, and programs
Work closely with product, comms, and marketing teams on external facing proactive and reactive communications
Manage and assist with litigation, regulatory, and law enforcement matters
Develop and ship reusable frameworks for complex issues without clear solutions
Keep abreast of quickly evolving legal and regulatory landscape to forecast and head off potential challenges
8+ years of legal experience, with meaningful product counseling, regulatory, and litigation experience
Extensive experience counseling non-lawyer clients in the crypto/blockchain industry or at a fast-paced consumer technology company
Track record of collaborative partnership with lawyers and non-lawyers to solve problems and get things done
Juris doctor from accredited law school
Member of a US state bar in good standing
Ability to zoom out and see the big picture, but also zoom in and dig into the details and move projects forward - no matter how big or small
If you don't think you meet all of the criteria below but still are interested in the job, please apply. Nobody checks every box, and we're looking for someone excited to join the team.
The base salary for this full-time position, which spans across several internal levels depending on qualifications, ranges between $225,000 - $285,000 plus benefits & equity.