Senior Legal Counsel

Full-time 41 views
Company PayPal Inc. Location Los Angeles, CA, United States



Min 7 yrs required


Jun 09, 2022

Sep 22, 2022

May 18, 2022


Senior Legal Counsel
The candidate will provide legal support for the company's Shopping initiatives, including deal and offer presentment, product discovery, and rewards and loyalty programs, across mobile, web, and in-store experiences. Provide proactive, timely, and business-focused legal advice to the PayPal Shopping team on a variety of legal, compliance, and commercial issues. Advise on the design and modification of products, proactively identify associated risks and recommend mitigation strategies. Review product experiences to ensure compliance with applicable laws. Develop appropriate terms, conditions, and disclosures for new product offerings. Monitor new regulatory developments impacting PayPal Shopping and advise business and legal partners on their impact. Coordinate with other members of the PayPal legal and compliance teams, and other cross-functional groups to support PayPal Shopping initiatives globally. Should have a J.D. or equivalent, and 7+ years of experience practicing either in-house (or in an equivalent setting) or at a reputable law firm, with a focus on e-commerce and/or financial services. Admitted to, and in good standing with, a state Bar. Experience advising clients on issues relating to ad tech, affiliate platforms and networks, advertising law, content regulations, and the hosting and/or distribution of third-party content. Must have knowledge of regulations and industry guidelines applicable to mobile, social media, and traditional marketing, including CAN-SPAM, COPPA, TCPA, and UDAP. Experience advising clients on financial services regulations, data privacy laws as they relate to financial institutions, consumer protection laws, and other guidance coming out of federal and state agencies such as the CFPB and the FTC. Must have the ability and drive to take ownership of projects and tasks, thrive in a fast-paced environment, and tolerate change and ambiguity. Must have a confident self-starter with strong interpersonal and organizational skills and a demonstrated ability to effectively and proactively provide sound legal advice, exercise good business judgment, and work well with other attorneys, management, and cross-functional stakeholders. Familiarity with, and strong interest in e-commerce, PayPal, Venmo, Honey, mobile and alternative payments, emerging payments technology, and the payments industry. Must have comfortable with gray areas and interpreting and applying the law in unsettled contexts. Creative thinker with strong problem-solving skills, and exceptional oral and written communication skills. Must have the ability to handle multiple assignments simultaneously, with an effective resolution of conflicting priorities.

Additional info

Job ID: R0088802

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
PayPal Inc.
2211 North First Street
San Jose, CA 95131

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