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Senior Legal Counsel (Institutional Markets)

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    Financial Services and Banking, Technology

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  • Salary:

    $200,000 - $240,000

  • Contact:

    Chana Hancox

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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A growing cryptocurrency financial services firm is scaling their legal team and looking to add several talented lawyers to their team. The firm is currently Series C and are expanding their global presence rapidly. The candidate will be joining an innovative and dynamic legal function. In this role you will be advising on, negotiating and helping to manage a variety of transactions and legal issues impacting the institutional markets desk. 

You will be ensuring that the Institutional Client Services business is aligned with applicable laws and regulations in the UK, Europe, the US and everywhere else we operate. The job will include monitoring, assessing and advising the business on legal issues that impact institutional, product development and distribution. You will be partnering with Compliance in respect of regulatory licensing matters and liaise with local regulators where necessary.

You will:

  • Have the ability to work well under pressure with diligence, organization, and minimal supervision.

  • Anticipate legal issues/risks through built processes and systems to prevent them from occurring. 

  • Have a track record of high-performing legal experience in an in-house environment.

If you are looking for an opportunity to be a founding member of a dynamic legal team in crypto-currency, look no further!