Binance is the global blockchain company behind the world’s largest digital asset exchange by trading volume and users, serving a greater mission to accelerate cryptocurrency adoption and increase the freedom of money.
Are you looking to be a part of the most influential company in the blockchain industry and contribute to the crypto-currency revolution that is changing the world?
Assist in handling ongoing litigations and arbitrations in jurisdictions where the business has operations
Manage legal efforts in response to contentious inquiries, including managing pre-litigious and regulatory matters, encountered by the company and internal stakeholders Take charge of external communication with external counsels and negotiating with the opposition
Provide proactive, in-depth, commercially sensible legal advice to all stakeholders
Support in the development and implementation of legal strategy to reduce the risk of disputes while balancing against the organisation’s overall business strategy. Assist in negotiation of contracts for different business lines in the ecosystem, and support in a variety of risk management projects
Be responsible for drafting and reviewing court, arbitration documents, liaison and settlement agreements
Partner with cross-functional and regional teams and provide support on legal matters of varying complexity, sensitivity, and tangibility
Provide legal business partner training and counsel non-legal associates to enable stronger legal acumen across the company
Take prudent risks within the context of the overall business, and advise and implement solutions to address issues identified
Provide administrative support to manage billing, legal contracts, corporate documents and other documentation
General overall support to the legal team
Qualified lawyer in dispute resolution with 2-6 years of experience at a reputable global law firm in Hong Kong, Singapore or other common law jurisdictions, in-house experience a plus
Knowledge of financial products (including spot trading, margin trading, futures and options) essential
Experience with handling disputes for traditional financial institutions and cryptocurrency organisations highly preferred
Experience with handling regulatory inquiries, requests for information and investigation a plus
Interest in the cryptocurrency industry and its development
Bachelors or Master of Laws degree from a top law school
Strong team player and good business sense
Possesses solid legal technical expertise as well as sound business and people judgement sense
Hands on at work and can be independent in managing complex projects
Can develop relevant and creative solutions to handle risks and manage disputes
Excellent legal drafting and interpretation skills
Excellent command of written and spoken English, fluency in Chinese (Mandarin) is a plus
• Do something meaningful; Be a part of the future of finance technology and the no.1 company in the industry
• Fast moving, challenging and unique business problems
• International work environment and flat organisation
• Great career development opportunities in a growing company
• Possibility for relocation and international transfers mid-career
• Competitive salary
• Flexible working hours, Casual work attire
Before you apply, please check if any restrictions apply in terms of time zone or country.
This job has a geo-restriction in place: Hong Kong.