Corporate Counsel

  • Legal
  • Mumbai and Bangalore, India

Corporate Counsel

Job description


About CoinDCX

CoinDCX is India's largest & safest crypto exchange, with a dedicated focus on making crypto accessible. Established in 2018, CoinDCX has solved numerous problems faced by the Indian crypto community with investing and trading solutions for crypto-based financial products for retail, HNI, and enterprise customers.It is our ultimate goal, to provide the best of the crypto space with the simplest and secure solutions. Insured by BitGo and ISO Certified, CoinDCX is now India’s first Crypto Unicorn! 


Imagine,

India’s cryptocurrency markets are booming, and post the SC verdict, the industry has grown manifold. More Indians want to join this exciting new industry. However, they are unsure how to enter, who should be their partner to help them grow in this space. You help them in their journey. You introduce them to a brand that is built for them and gain their trust. You make this happen. You make a difference,


Make a difference by,

  • Handling Corporate Matters for the Organization including Litigation & other general corporate disputes.

  • Keeping track of all Industry & company-relevant litigation across the specified territory.

  • Extensive experience in analyzing and responding to Regulatory and Compliance matters.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills to effectively communicate and coordinate complex issues and projects with diverse levels of management and employees.

  • Identifying and partnering with law firms/external counsels who can deliver on the larger litigation strategy, both in terms of advice and execution.

  • Preparation of and execution of larger litigation strategy in line with the management objectives.

  • Research into new applicable laws, regulations and legal regime of new domains of business and advice on regulatory requirements, legal risks and mitigation strategies.

Job requirements

  • 6+ years of PQE of legal experience

  • 3+ years of POE as an in-house counsel handling Corporate Litigation and General Corporate Advisory

  • LLB/LLM from a reputed Law College (preferably from an NLU)

  • In-House experience gained at a leading law firm and/or in-house at a Fintech Organisation.

  • Initial background of working with a law firm on General corporate and/or Banking finance related legal work and associated due diligence will be an added advantage.

  • Excellent drafting and communication skills

  • Knowledge of the Crypto Industry is a definite plus.

  • Understanding of Corporate Litigation around constitutional/commercial/ civil/criminal in lower as well as higher judiciary including writ jurisdiction

  • Experience in Indian laws and regulations concerning one or more of banking, NBFCs, digital payments, financial services, fintech businesses, intellectual property and technology.

  • Familiar with the financial services/ fintech sector to counsel and assist CoinDCX's businesses/ verticals.