Legal Counsel - Brazil

São Paulo, Brazil
Full time
Remote
Compensation is not specified
Role
Legal
Description

Binance is a prominent global blockchain ecosystem and cryptocurrency infrastructure provider, offering a range of financial products, including the world’s largest digital-asset exchange. The organization is dedicated to advancing cryptocurrency adoption and enhancing financial freedom.

If you are seeking a dynamic and purpose-driven work environment with abundant opportunities for learning and advancement, Binance is the ideal place for you.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist Binance's Brazil initiatives in evaluating and applying legal aspects, such as local approvals, authorizations, or licenses.
  • Drive the formulation and execution of group legal strategies, contributing to the organization's overall business strategy.
  • Proactively identify legal challenges, solutions, and necessary support to offer strategic assistance to local teams.
  • Manage regulatory approvals, authorizations, and licenses, including analysis and processing.
  • Negotiate contracts for various business segments within the ecosystem and support transactional and corporate governance activities.
  • Draft and review legal documents, providing comprehensive risk assessments and recommendations to enhance business value and mitigate risks.
  • Support business teams in launching new products and services by bridging commercial and regulatory aspects.
  • Provide training to business partners in legal matters and counsel non-legal staff to enhance legal acumen across the company.
  • Stay updated on current laws relevant to designated areas, offering strategic advice and ensuring compliance.
  • Identify legal framework changes, maintain consistency in legal matters among internal stakeholders, and implement solutions for arising issues.

Requirements:

  • Licensed to practice law in Brazil.
  • Between 4 to 6 years of relevant legal experience in a global law firm or as a corporate counsel in the financial sector or at a fast-paced technology firm.
  • Regulatory experience with Brazilian Central Bank and Comissão de Valores Mobiliários is preferred.
  • Strong team spirit with a collaborative mindset.
  • Proficient in legal technical skills, sound business judgment, and people management.
  • Capable of independently managing complex projects with a hands-on approach.
  • Creative problem-solver with the ability to adapt to evolving business needs.
  • Proficient in legal drafting and interpretation, along with excellent problem-solving, analytical, and organizational capabilities.
  • Fluency in written and spoken English and Portuguese.

Working at Binance:

  • Be part of a leading blockchain ecosystem with continuous growth and ample career development prospects.
  • Collaborate with diverse, top-tier professionals in a dynamic learning environment.
  • Take on challenging and unique projects in a fast-paced setting.
  • Engage with global teams within a flat organizational structure.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Flexible work hours, remote-work-friendly policies, and casual dress code.

Apply today and become a vital part of the Web3 revolution! Binance is committed to fostering diversity and believes it is integral to achieving success as an organization.

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