Legal Counsel - Cryptocurrency - Start-up Platform

  • Location

    Hong Kong

  • Sector:

    Corporate & Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Stephanie Kwok

  • Contact email:

    stephaniekwok@taylorroot.com

  • Job ref:

    SKW1006_1589421736

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-06-13

Your New Company

Our client is a Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency trading platform with strong presences across Asia and North Amercia. Due to rapid expansion of their business, the client is looking for a Legal Counsel to join their business here in Hong Kong.

Your New Role

Reporting directly to the management, you would be involved in rolling out the Group's legal and compliance frameworks, as well as supporting the business on a full range of commercial and corporate matters. You would be drafting and reviewing the Group's legal documents, managing and mitigating risks, partnering up with external stakeholders (e.g. investors, partners, traders and clients) and advising on international and domestic transactions.

What you will need to succeed

The ideal candidate must be Common law or PRC qualified with solid experience in financial services and preferrably cryptocurrency. He/she must have gained practical private practice experience from a reputable law firm with strong command in Chinese and English. The client is open to PQE level. Prior in-house experience is preferred but not mandatory.

What you will get in return

This is an excellent opportunity for lawyers to be part of a well-establised fintech platform. The client offers attractive salary package with guaranteed bonus for the right candidate.

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