Paralegal
Posted on 11/30/2023
INACTIVE
Hire With Near

11-50 employees

Remote talent hiring and management solution for US enterprises
Company Overview
Hire With Near is a comprehensive talent acquisition partner, specializing in sourcing, hiring, and retaining high-quality remote talent from Latin America for US mid-market enterprises and startups. The company offers a unique value proposition with its 97% placement rate, ability to reduce overhead by up to 70%, and a transparent pricing model that only charges upon successful hiring. Beyond recruitment, Near provides end-to-end support in onboarding, payroll management, compliance, and benefits design, ensuring a seamless integration of remote hires into the client's business.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

2021

Headquarters

Austin, Texas

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

37%

1 year growth

65%

2 year growth

71%
Locations
Remote
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
CategoriesNew
Legal & Compliance
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Law, Paralegal Studies, or a related field. A paralegal certificate is a plus.
  • Minimum of 2-3 years of experience working as a paralegal in a law firm or in-house legal department, preferably with exposure to the DeFi, blockchain, or cryptocurrency industry.
  • Strong understanding of legal principles, contracts, and regulatory compliance.
  • Familiarity with the legal aspects of blockchain technology, cryptocurrency, and smart contracts.
  • Proficiency with compliance platforms.
  • Previous experience working in a US company and remotely is preferred.
  • Detail-oriented and capable of handling multiple tasks with precision.
  • Ability to adapt quickly to the evolving regulatory landscape in the DeFi and blockchain industry.
  • Willingness to continuously learn and stay updated on changes in laws and regulations affecting the industry.
  • Uphold high ethical standards and confidentiality in handling sensitive legal matters.
Responsibilities
  • Conduct and manage Know Your Customer (“KYC”) processes, with strong preference for a candidate with experience using Synaps or similar platforms.
  • Collaborate with legal team members to ensure adherence to relevant laws and regulations.
  • Draft, review, and manage contracts, agreements, and legal documents related to the company' operations.
  • Support the legal team in negotiating and finalizing contracts with external parties, ensuring compliance and accuracy.
  • Assist in conducting due diligence on various legal matters related to DeFi projects, including token offerings, smart contracts, partnerships, and other transactions.
  • Conduct research and stay updated on regulatory frameworks and compliance requirements in the DeFi
  • Work closely with internal teams, providing legal guidance and support in day-to-day operations.
  • Support attorneys in preparing for legal proceedings, when necessary.