General Counsel

Brave Software

1 month ago

04/25/2019 23:33:50

Job type: Full-time

Hiring from: USA

Category: All others

We are looking for an experienced General Counsel able to quickly become a subject matter expert in the utility token and digital advertising arenas. You will ensure that the company operates within the law at all times, offer counsel on legal issues, and facilitate business strategies development. The successful candidate will be able to ensure legal compliance and limit risk exposure.


  • Provide expert and strategic legal advice to management
  • Review and draft partnership and customer contracts, domestic and international
  • Set internal governance policies and manage the impact of external factors
  • Identify proactive solutions that will eliminate or mitigate risks
  • Base your decision making process on ethics and integrity
  • Create associations of trust and respect with key stakeholders
  • Deal with external parties (regulators, external counsel, politicians, clients)
  • Continually deepen expertise regarding evolving regulation in the company’s business space


  • Proven general counsel experience in a business environment, preferably a technology company or financial institution
  • In-depth understanding of how legal issues affect organisations
  • Specific experience with utility tokens or crypto currency, and related exchanges a plus
  • Experience with digital advertising and content producer contracts a plus
  • Overall broad legal knowledge (corporate law, litigation, labor law, etc)
  • Well-versed in how business operate with financial acumen. Able to make practical assessments of risk/reward trade-offs.
  • High degree of professional ethics and integrity
  • Excellent judgement and analytical skills
  • Ability to anticipate legal issues or risks and to “see around the corner”
  • J.D. degree
  • MBA will be considered an asset




●  Competitive salary

●  Unlimited PTO

●  Generous 401k plan

●  Stock option grant

●  Travel and conference budgets

●  Commuters benefit (SF only)

●  SF Office South of Market

●  Flexible & remote work

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