Senior Legal Counsel, Regulatory - Southern Europe

June 24, 2023
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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 with a broad range of legal/regulatory matters, including regulatory perimeter assessments, licensing/registration applications, product assessment, regulatory investigations, advertisement and consumer protection advice with particular reference to financial products/services in the FinTech, crypto, and blockchain industries across the EU.

  • Ensures quality relationships through effective contracts, budgets, and timely responses.

  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of applicable laws and regulations in a rapidly changing legal/regulatory landscape for crypto, to provide strategic and forward-looking advice and foster compliance.

  • Proactively identify legal problems, solutions and potential support needed to provide strategic support to local business teams.

  • Tag-team with legal team members in other time zones around the world to collectively provide around-the-clock legal support for the business.

  • Secures and manages relationships with external counsel.

  • Requirements

  • Lawyer admitted to the Italian, Spanish or Portuguese Bar.

  • 7-14 years of post qualification experience.

  • Graduated from a top University and preferably holding a Master Degree in Financial or Tech laws.

  • Trained in a top tier international law firm.

  • Prior experience in crypto, FinTech, or blockchain industries is advantageous.

  • Experience interacting and liaising with financial regulatory authorities is also advantageous.

  • Pragmatic and able to work independently in a very fast-paced, global organization.

  • Capable to manage complex projects and maintain close contact with relevant teams across multiple locations and cultures.

  • Able to manage time effectively across multiple matters to meet tight deadlines.

  • Keen interest and passion in FinTech and in the cryptocurrencies mass adoption.

  • Fluency in English and Italian and/or Spanish and/or Portuguese would be a must.

  • Working at Binance

    • 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

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