At Uphold, our mission is to create trusted access to digital money and financial services for the many. Since inception, we have fought to provide a fairer, easier and more affordable system. We favor speed, simplicity and ease of use over complexity. We put security and transparency first. Our commitment to transparency sets a new standard for the industry. Unlike banks, we are fully reserved, and transparent: we hold assets to match our obligations and publish both in real time.
The ideal candidate is a self-driven leader capable of taking full ownership of legal and risk management matters at the Company. You will be the main legal contact and negotiator for commercial agreements with customer, vendors, reseller partners, and technology partners, and a key contributor to the design and implementation of risk management strategies alongside Uphold’s Security and Compliance teams. As a result, the Associate Corporate Counsel will be an important contributor to operating and strategic decision making to support growth. This position is full-time and exempt. The Associate Corporate Counsel will report to the General Counsel.
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Uphold is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, military service eligibility, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other protected class.