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General Counsel

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Date Last Verified

Jul 30, 2020

Valid Through

Nov 12, 2020

Posted on

Jun 30, 2020

Years of Experience

8-10 yrs required


New York City, NY, United States

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Practice Area
Finance >> Finance - General
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General Counsel
Responsibilities: Review and negotiate customer and vendor agreements. Serve as key lawyer/legal advisor on all major business transactions, including financings and acquisitions. Act as the Compliance and Data Protection Officer, including being a key advisor on interpretation of regulations and related business matters, and oversee the team that provides the following support to the organization:. Oversees compliance with General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the California Consumer Protection Act (CCPA), International Standardization Organization (ISO) standards, and similar regulatory initiatives. Evaluates the impact of legislative, regulatory, and industry guidelines involving privacy and security. Participates in cross-functional company projects related to data protection and privacy by design and default. Manages corporate resolutions and key areas of governance, ensuring that the Company conducts its business in compliance with Delaware law, Israeli law, and other applicable laws and regulations. Advises on legal aspects of the Company’s financings, including assessing and advising on current and future business structures and legal entities. Manages selection, retention, and evaluation of outside counsel, displaying expertise for retaining the right level of counsel at the right fee structure/budget and the ability to manage and accurately forecast legal fees to an annual budget. Manage and provide legal counsel on all other legal matters inherent in running a corporation, such as labor and employment, bankruptcies and collections, and other corporate legal matters. Participate in the definition and development of corporate policies, procedures, and programs, and provide continuing counsel and guidance on legal matters. Maintain legal files and set up process and systems for contract administration and compliance. Manage corporate insurance policies and related processes.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: JD Degree and membership in both Israel and US. 8-10 years of relevant experience as the General Counsel of an international business organization (or similar senior internal counsel role); minimum combination of 4+ years at a law firm and 4+ years in-house counsel (required). Strong verbal and written communication skills, with fluency in both English and Hebrew (required). Experience with / knowledge of U.S. and international privacy and data protection laws, regulations, and standards. Ability to make prudent and practical legal decisions and recommendations, taking into account business and multicultural considerations. Ability to run a lean legal department, while remaining pragmatic, proactive, and responsive to the Company’s needs. The ability to work collaboratively and as a team player. Experience in a technology-based growth company.

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Hiring Coordinator
1740 Broadway,
Suite 1509
New York City, NY 10019
Phone: 646 844 5923

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