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Senior Counsel

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Circle

Circle

1,001-5,000 employees

Provides regulated digital currency USDC

Consulting
Hardware
Fintech
Crypto & Web3
Financial Services

Compensation Overview

$180k - $237.5kAnnually

+ Bonus + Equity

Senior, Expert

Boston, MA, USA

Category
Legal
Legal & Compliance
Requirements
  • Juris Doctor degree and active law license
  • 5+ years of experience as in-house counsel
  • Experience in fintech or institutional financial services
  • Passion for financial technology
  • Familiarity with AML/CFT regulatory environment for digital assets
  • Experience in regulated environment or with governmental entities
  • Proficiency in Google Suite, Slack, and Apple MacOS
Responsibilities
  • Provide full product life-cycle counseling for Circle Account and digital asset products
  • Advise on compliance with US and international laws and regulations
  • Support the development and implementation of legal processes
  • Address legal risk in business-centric ways
  • Stay up-to-date on crypto and digital currency developments

Circle offers USDC, a regulated digital currency that enables near-instant, near-zero cost settlements and fully programmable capabilities, facilitating over $1.4 trillion in transactions. The main technologies/methods used include public blockchains for payments and financial applications.

Company Stage

Seed

Total Funding

$1.2B

Headquarters

Boston, Massachusetts

Founded

2013

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

1%

1 year growth

5%

2 year growth

24%

Benefits

Paid time off - We offer flexible paid time off — take what you need as long as it works with you and your team, and all Circle employees get mobile phone and home office reimbursements.

Health coverage - No matter where you live, we offer a market competitive suite of benefits. Enroll in health, dental, vision, disability, and life insurances, and Circle covers some or all of the premiums.

Invested in your future - All U.S. full-time and part-time employees enjoy 401(k) and pensions (with 4% company match if you contribute 5% or more), and share Circle’s success via company equity awards.

Learning & development - Your individual growth and development is important to us and we provide the resources to help you grow your career while at Circle.