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Corporate Counsel/Senior Corporate Counsel, San Francisco, CA

San Francsico, California
Job Type
Practice Areas
Finance, RegulatoryTechnology & Commercial Transactions
Company Name
Solutus Legal Search
Job Title
Corporate Counsel/Senior Corporate Counsel, San Francisco, CA


Our client, a well-funded emerging growth blockchain company has exclusively engaged Solutus Legal to assist the executives with their commitment to add an attorney to their growing organization. This attorney will play a key role in the company’s rapid growth and product development.


The ideal candidate will possess 4 – 7 years of securities and capital markets experience. Securities deal experience is a must. Experience in a highly regulated industry will provide a significant competitive advantage, especially a background in fintech. This attorney will provide a broad range of in-house legal services, from client and vendor contracting, to corporate work, to privacy and product counseling. S/he will build company template agreements, drive placement agent-side deal documents (and sometimes issuer-side as well), and review product, marketing, regulatory and tax issues related to offerings. The successful candidate will take the lead in drafting templates and will work on offerings at a fast-paced environment. S/he will also work closely with top-level executives and form key partnerships across the company.


Our client will consider law firm associates from top law firms as well as those with relevant in house experience. Must have a strong drafting skill set.  Strong academic and law firm credentials are required. Local and nonlocal candidates welcome.


The ideal candidate will thrive in a start-up environment and be inspired by the opportunity to play a significant role in shaping the future in a next generation technology company. A go-getter, can-do personality and a quick, analytical mind are a must! This attorney must also be nimble and able to field diverse legal matters. Above all, business acumen and a focus on making decisions that will move the business forward are critical to this culture.


Our client offers competitive compensation and benefits as well as an attractive stock grant. Interested candidates, please contact search@solutuslegal.com. Solutus has been engaged as the exclusive representative for this exciting search.



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