Chief Counsel

Chief Counsel Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Chief Counsel to join our team.


  • To act as interface with the law, advising on future developments, risks and opportunities;
  • To report directly to the CEO and work closely with the leadership team;
  • Handle litigation;
  • Draft legal papers, contracts, agreements, and other legal documents as needed;
  • Keep informed of relevant legislative changes;
  • Oversee internal policies;
  • Support our unique corporate structure.


  • Be a UK qualified solicitor, or similar;
  • Experience in international law and US law;
  • Have at 3 years’ experience in an inhouse or commercial private practice role;
  • An engaging manner;
  • A willingness to engage in the new and unknown;
  • A keen understanding of the corporate data space;
  • Experience in the public benefit, anti-corruption, free speech and/or data privacy space;
  • An excellent legal track record;
  • Qualified to practice law in one of the US states.