Job Title: Paralegal
We are seeking a highly skilled and detail-oriented Paralegal to join our legal team in the dynamic field of DeFi (Decentralized Finance). The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of legal principles in the context of blockchain technology and the ability to support the legal team in various aspects of regulatory compliance, contracts, and research within the decentralized financial landscape.
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.
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.
Compensation: $1,400 - $1,700 monthly.
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