Full-Time

Product Counsel

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Square

Square

10,001+ employees

Economic empowerment through inclusive technology

Consulting
Energy
Social Impact
Financial Services
Consumer Goods

Senior

Remote in USA

Required Skills
Product Design
Requirements
  • 7+ years of combined, relevant experience in law firms, governmental agencies, or in-house legal departments
  • Familiarity and experience with launching products and advising on the legal and regulatory aspects of product development in the technology space
  • Fluency in translating legal advice into actionable guidance for product, design, and engineering teams
  • Ability to apply risk-balanced, practical legal guidance to complex product questions
  • Creative problem-solving and solution-finding skills
  • Maturity in judgment, considering short and long-term strategies
  • Agility and flexibility in an evolving and ever-changing environment
  • Juris Doctor (JD) degree and active membership in at least one state bar
  • Experience with payments and financial services, and/or lending regulations and payments/card network industry rules and regulations
  • Expertise in US and global privacy regulations
  • Excellent commercial negotiation and drafting skills
Responsibilities
  • Provide holistic, solution-oriented legal guidance to product, design, and engineering teams on issues related to products and features throughout the entire product development lifecycle
  • Advise business partners on product and feature build-outs and go-to-market strategies, draft terms of use, product policies, and product disclosures, and implement policies required to support legal frameworks
  • Develop and nurture trusted relationships with business partners and stay informed on key product developments
  • Coordinate closely with other support teams (including compliance, risk, tax, corporate counsel, and accounting) to provide seamless, integrated product solutions to business partners
  • Actively cultivate creative ideas and insights into how legal frameworks can support new product developments and customer experiences
  • Support the drafting and negotiation of commercial agreements relevant to your products and services

Block is a company deeply invested in economic empowerment through its innovative use of technology across multiple disciplines, including financial forecasting, system security, and inclusive People policies. This multifaceted approach not only fosters an inclusive workplace but also promotes continual learning and growth among its employees, making it a leader in nurturing and implementing new initiatives in its industry.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$601.2M

Headquarters

Oakland, California

Founded

2009

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-2%

1 year growth

2%

2 year growth

15%