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Legal Counsel

  • Location

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Sector:

    Financial Services and Banking, Technology

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  • Salary:

    Very attractive salary and package based on experience

  • Contact:

    Lorna Byrne

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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We're working with an innovative and fast-growing cryptocurrency client, looking to rapidly grow its Legal team. We're seeking Legal Counsel to be based in Ireland with flexible working. 

As a Legal Counsel, you will:

  • Provide proactive and solution-oriented legal and regulatory advice and guidance to multiple stakeholders within the Group in order to enable the development and launch of Crypto products and services in a way that meets our obligations as well as the needs of our users
  • Work cross-functionally to identify, analyze and mitigate legal and regulatory risks (while maximizing commercial opportunities) related to the introduction of new products and services in Europe
  • Point of contact on a variety of topics before regulators, financial partners, users, and other external audiences
  • Liaise with Risk, Compliance and Privacy teams across our global organization to assess applicable regulations and set corresponding company standards

As a Legal Counsel you must have:

  • Around 3-5 years PQE practicing either in-house or at a reputable law firm, preferably focused on payments law or in the Fintech space.
  • Ability to provide legal and regulatory guidance on the design, modification, and geographical expansion of products
  • Ability to provide timely, concise, and business-focused legal advice on payments and consumer protection laws
  • Interest in Crypto or experience in Crypto would be a great plus! 

If you are a Regulatory Lawyer within Payments apply now and/or please reach out directly to Lorna Byrne