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Crypto Regulatory Counsel
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Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA • Remote in USA
Experience Level
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Requirements
  • 8+ years experience at a law firm with cryptocurrency advisory experience, financial services regulatory agency, or cryptocurrency exchange
  • Superior analytical skills and familiarity with the crypto legal landscape, including regulatory regimes for financial instruments such as securities and commodities laws and regulations, money transmission / money services business laws, banking and payment services regulations, and AML/KYC/sanctions rules
  • Experience handling regulatory and enforcement matters and prior relationships with relevant regulators at the New York Department of Finance and other relevant state and federal agencies
  • High degree of comfort and fluency with computers and technology, and understanding of how technology is applied to business and regulatory problems
  • JD and an active Bar membership and good standing
Responsibilities
  • Maintain a deep understanding of current virtual currency regulations, newly issued guidance, proposed rulemaking and newly effective regulatory requirements that affect Cash App's digital asset offerings
  • Provide counseling to Product Counsel and Compliance for Cash App's crypto products and ensuring compliance with applicable laws and regulations
  • Engaging with regulators and external partners by providing thought leadership and strategic direction on novel digital currency legal and regulatory issues
  • Work with the crypto policy team on reviewing proposed rulemakings, drafting and reviewing comment letters in response to proposed rulemakings and keeping the Cash App legal team apprised of proposed changes to regulations
  • Lead licensing applications and work with the existing team on the management function for required virtual currency licenses
  • Build working relationships with colleagues across multiple Block, Inc. business and legal teams in the US and around the globe
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