Full-Time

Counsel – Regulatory & Litigation

Posted on 5/16/2024

Via

Via

1,001-5,000 employees

Develops software for digital transportation networks

Senior

New York, NY, USA

Required Skills
Public Policy
Requirements
  • Minimum of 5-7 years of experience as a practicing lawyer at a top-tier firm, in-house, or in the government
  • Meticulous with excellent analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Outstanding writer with strong research skills
  • Sound judgment and ability to balance legal risks with business objectives in a fast-paced environment
  • In-house legal experience is strongly preferred; experience with a tech startup or a public company is a bonus but not required
  • Substantive expertise in compliance or regulatory practice preferred
  • Experience with data privacy, procurement or consumer protection law is a bonus but not required
Responsibilities
  • Provide regulatory guidance on federal, state and local laws and applicable regulations for a wide variety of domestic and international transit deployments
  • Advise on labor, employee classification, and union issues at the heart of the sharing economy
  • Anticipate and identify legal and regulatory risks and propose strategic, creative and effective solutions to address those risks
  • Work cross-functionally with business and operations teams to build processes that ensure compliance with regulatory and procurement requirements
  • Manage incoming regulatory and governmental requests, including responding to audits and inquiries
  • Identify any permits and licenses we need for regulated operations, manage those application processes, and work with various business teams on implementing and maintaining compliance
  • Support the Public Policy team by analyzing transportation legislation and rulemakings, providing insight on proposed laws and regulations and their potential impact on our business

Via is at the forefront of transforming public and private transportation systems worldwide through its advanced digital software solutions. By digitizing established transportation infrastructures and introducing technologically upgraded services, this company not only enhances service quality but also significantly cuts down operating costs. Working here, you'll be part of a globally recognized team, committed to innovation and efficiency in over 35 countries, making it an excellent workplace for those passionate about impactful technological advancements in transportation.

Company Stage

Series G

Total Funding

$1.1B

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2012

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

10%

2 year growth

33%

Benefits

Competitive salaries and equity packages.

Health and wellness benefits.

Local volunteer opportunities.

Support for all new parents.

Learning opportunities through our Via-Versity.

Employee Resource Groups.

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