United States [Remote]
Aleo is a blockchain startup developing a private application platform designed to facilitate absolute privacy on blockchains. Its platform offers toolkits to allow users to write, deploy and share applications easily with a package manager, enabling them to compile and test codes without compromising privacy. Essentially, they are trying to build a "private" blockchain for use by multiple different end users.
As Corporate Counsel, you’ll play an integral role in the continued development of the legal function. Beyond negotiating contracts and handling the day-to-day legal needs of a growing startup, you'll also get great cross-functional exposure, working with various internal teams, as well as senior leadership. This is a junior to mid-level role that can serve as your entrée into the world of blockchain, with plenty of opportunity for mentorship from the GC.
Act as a trusted advisor on all legislative and regulatory developments affecting the business Advise on M&A transactions and other strategic initiatives Review, draft, negotiate, and advise on a wide variety of commercial agreements to meet business and legal requirements Support the development, management, implementation, and continuous improvement of legal and risk-management processes and procedures Manage day-to-day interactions with business partners, outside counsel, and other stakeholders Provide corporate governance support, including preparing corporate resolutions and meeting materials Address legal risk in business-centric ways, developing processes to solve problems, strengthening partnerships, and advancing opportunities
Work 100% remote!