Full-Time

Legal Counsel

Corporate & Commercial

Posted on 5/28/2024

Betterment

Betterment

201-500 employees

Automated investing and savings platform

Financial Services
Data & Analytics

Mid, Senior

New York, NY, USA

Requirements
  • JD and admission to a state bar
  • At least 4 years of relevant transactional experience (in-house or firm)
  • Passion for closing deals
  • Excellent writing ability
  • Comfort navigating complexity and creating simplicity
  • Adaptable mindset and innate curiosity
  • Passion for Betterment’s product and mission
Responsibilities
  • Draft, review, negotiate, and interpret commercial agreements
  • Provide legal support for corporate transactions
  • Advise on commercial legal issues and strategic decisions
  • Partner with business teams on product development
  • Manage corporate matters and equity plan administration
  • Identify and manage risks across the business
  • Build and improve standard form agreements and legal processes
  • Resolve and avoid potential disputes
  • Navigate regulatory and compliance requirements
  • Collaborate with outside counsel

With a focus on democratizing investing through automated, expert-built portfolios and high-interest cash accounts, this company is an attractive place to work for those who value transparency and efficiency in financial solutions. Employees have the opportunity to contribute to cutting-edge financial tools that offer adjustable risk profiles and reward users for everyday spending, reflecting a commitment to both technological advancement and user-centric innovation in the financial industry.

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding

$448M

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2010

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

10%

2 year growth

4%