SALI BLOCKCHAIN & CRYPTO REGULATIONS is looking for a Lawyer.
Sali Blockchain & Crypto Regulations is an Amsterdam-based law firm that aims to help Blockchain technology-based projects successfully navigate the worldwide regulatory landscape.
We are committed to providing exceptional legal services to our clients, in a timely manner, and helping them prepare for future changes before anyone else.
We believe that the best lawyers in our main field are not those that adjust to and learn the latest regulations but the ones that help create them.
That is who we are: Lawyers that always stay ahead of regulations and regulators pursuing market participants.
Innovation – We only work with innovative projects that bring real value into the world.
Speed – We are always moving fast in everything that we do – solutions delivery, expansion, and research.
Fiduciary– Relationships are everything for a law firm, we build long-term trust with all of our clients by providing quality services whenever they are requested. We put the client’s interest above our own.
Embark on a transformative journey with Sali Blockchain & Crypto Regulations (SBCR), a distinguished international law firm at the forefront of blockchain and crypto regulations. With our headquarters in Amsterdam and an expanding presence in Bucharest, SBCR is a trailblazer in shaping legal strategies for the evolving world of blockchain and cryptocurrencies. As a fast-paced boutique law firm, SBCR is committed to fostering a collaborative and joyful work environment for all associates. We are actively seeking a seasoned Senior EU Financial Regulations Lawyer to join our dynamic team and contribute to our expanding global footprint.
Are you a rainmaker in the realm of EU financial regulations? SBCR invites an accomplished lawyer with expertise in MiCA, MiFID II, MiFIR, MAR, AMLD5, TFR, AIFMD, and Crowdfunding to lead our efforts in Amsterdam and drive our expansion in Bucharest.
We’re not just looking for a legal mind; we’re seeking a strategic thinker, a rainmaker with a proven track record and an existing client portfolio.
Client Development: Leverage your existing client portfolio while expanding relationships with key players in the financial industry. Your knack for client engagement will be pivotal in establishing SBCR as the go-to firm for EU financial regulatory matters.
Legal Strategy: Drive legal strategy discussions, offering unparalleled insights into EU financial regulations. Your expertise will be integral in shaping the legal landscape for our clients and positioning them for success.
Global Collaboration: Collaborate with SBCR’s global network of legal minds, ensuring a seamless approach to client service. Your ability to work across borders will enhance our client offerings and reinforce our standing as an international legal powerhouse.
Licence Acquisition: Support clients in obtaining licenses, guiding them through the regulatory landscape. Liaise with multiple EU regulators of financial markets to facilitate the registration and authorization process.
THE ACTIONS YOU WILL TAKE
– gain an understanding of the business and technical requirements for the envisioned product proposition in conjunction with SBCR and client teams;
– identify and mitigate significant regulatory risks in a practical and scalable manner; forecast and identify critical regulatory risks;
– identify prospects for enhancing both new and established products while also questioning market practises and interpretations;
– deliver succinct and pragmatic regulatory counsel pertaining to banking and financial services regulations, in accordance with SBCR’s commercial and strategic goals that permit forescaling;
– in order to scope regulatory requirements and validate solutions, collaborate with external counsel.
WHO YOU ARE
– you possess prior experience working either internally or for a reputable law firm, where you provided regulatory advice pertaining to EU/RO financial regulatory laws;
– you possess the capability to comprehend intricate product and regulatory obstacles and transform them into methodical, applicable, and implementable resolutions;
– you possess effective communication abilities and can effectively convey the designed solutions to stakeholders, both internal and external in nature;
– you are cognizant of pertinent risks, capable of assessing their repercussions, and capable of incorporating them into product team decision-making processes;
– your strong initiative and self-motivation will be an asset in an environment that is rapidly evolving and technology-driven;
– you possess excellent written and oral communication skills in English (C1/C2 level), Romanian (C1/C2 or native level), and preferably in French/ German/ Dutch/ Arabic (minimum B1+ – B2 level).
Optional: Experience with contract, tort and property law.
Desirable: Strong mediation, arbitration and litigation abilities.
Elite Legal Background: Hail from an esteemed legal background, with a stellar academic record and admission to the bar in the Netherlands and as „avocat definitiv” or „consilier juridic definitiv” in the Bucharest Bar. You hold an LLM from either the United Kingdom or an EU Member State.
Global Regulatory Expertise:** Showcase a minimum of 2 – 6 years of experience as a luminary in EU financial regulations, with a focus on MiCA, MiFID II, MiFIR, MAR, AMLD5, TFR, AIFMD, and Crowdfunding.
Proven Rainmaker: Demonstrate a track record of rainmaking in the legal arena, with a portfolio of high-profile clients in the financial sector (desirable for profit share).
ADVANTAGES AT SBCR
At Sali Blockchain & Crypto Regulations, we pride ourselves on being a fast-paced boutique law firm dedicated to creating a happy office for all our associates. Our commitment to work-life balance, professional development opportunities, and a vibrant company culture sets us apart. Join SBCR to be part of a team that values collaboration, innovation, and the pursuit of excellence.
Salary: RON 78,000 – 108,000 per annum
Profit Share: always 2-5% of the entire legal request per client serviced by the associate (depending on the level of reliance on the Senior Partner) OR 10% in perpetuity for client acquired for and/or introduced by the associate to the SBCR.
Legal Research and Practice Expansion Financed by SBCR are options on the table. The envisaged practices are legal services dealing with the AI Act, VAT across the EU (e.g., Union OSS, Reverse-Charged, B2B, Commodities), Real Estate,
FinTech, Banking, Gambling Licenses, Insurance, Medical regulations, Cybersecurity, International Tax Structures, Corporate law, Inheritance, and Asset protection (e.g., trusts).
HOW TO APPLY?
Connect with Impact: If you’re ready to elevate your career and make a mark at the forefront of EU financial regulations with SBCR, we want to hear from you.
Please feel free to submit your CV and a compelling cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Join SBCR: Explore a career at Sali Blockchain & Crypto Regulations, where innovation meets tradition, and excellence is the standard. Be part of a global legal force that’s shaping the future.
Ensuring a smooth and enjoyable candidate experience is critical for us. We aim to get back to you regarding your application within 5 business days. Our interview process tends to take about 4 weeks to complete, but may fluctuate depending on the role. Learn more about our hiring process here. Don’t be afraid to let us know if you need more flexibility.
Please note that this role is a hybrid full-time position in Bucharest. It will require a relocation in case you live outside of Romania.
Sali Blockchain & Crypto Regulations (SBCR) is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
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* Anunțul expiră la data de 27 decembrie 2023