Chief Legal Officer / MD Back Office - Crypto (m/f/d)

  • Rare chance to enter the Crypto sector directly on the C-Level|Leadership position at one of the most promising Crypto projects
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    My client is one of the most interesting and forward thinking Crypto projects of the coming years. I am looking for a Chief Legal Officer (m/f/d) with an excellent track record to join the team, to be based in Frankfurt.


    • Lead the back-office team, overseeing legal, compliance, risk management, and administrative functions
    • Develop and implement comprehensive legal and compliance frameworks to support business objectives and manage risk
    • Serve as the primary legal advisor to the CEO, board of directors, and senior management on all corporate matters
    • Negotiate, draft, and review complex commercial agreements, ensuring they align with company policies and regulatory requirements
    • Manage the company's intellectual property portfolio, including patents, trademarks, and copyrights
    • Oversee litigation and dispute resolution, representing the company's interests in legal proceedings
    • Collaborate with regulatory bodies and ensure adherence to financial regulations and laws in all operational territories
    • Drive continuous improvement initiatives, optimizing back-office processes for efficiency and effectiveness


    • Juris Doctor (JD) or equivalent legal qualification, with admission to practice law in relevant jurisdictions
    • A minimum of 10 years of legal experience in the TradFi, FinTech or Digital Assets industry
    • Proven track record of leading a legal department and managing a diverse team
    • Strong understanding of international financial regulations and compliance standards
    • Exceptional negotiation, communication, and interpersonal skills
    • Strategic thinker with the ability to anticipate legal issues and provide proactive solutions
    • Based in Frankfurt or ready to commute weekly


    • A dynamic and innovative work environment at the forefront of the digital revolution
    • The opportunity to shape the future of finance and make a significant impact on the industry
    • A competitive compensation package, including equity options
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