Legal Counsel

  • Aceking Tech Limited
  • London, UK
  • Apr 11, 2020
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Job Description

“For Poker Lovers, By Poker Lovers” - PPPoker strives to provide a safe and fair gaming platform for all poker enthusiasts. Launched in 2016, PPPoker has continued to offer the best poker experience to millions of real players from over 100 countries worldwide.

The Legal Counsel is based in the firm’s London office and works alongside the Legal Counsel in Asia. The ideal candidate is a results-driven individual looking to grow with the business through commitment and high-quality work. The role is fundamental in the successful delivery of several projects across jurisdictions. 

 Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • provide general legal and regulatory advice to a fast-growing business operating in multiple jurisdictions, with a focus on the UK and Europe
  • draft, review and negotiate a variety of commercial agreements, such as strategic partnerships, complex business deals
  • manage the implementation of internal policies and manage its data in compliance with applicable data protection and privacy laws including GDPR
  • manage all legal matters regarding the UK and European businesses
  • produce and maintain various agreements such as NDAs, customer/supplier contracts
  • advise on global projects considering legal and regulatory framework in the relevant jurisdictions (US and Australia)
  • highlight new legal and regulatory developments whilst considering their impact on the business
  • assist the development of departmental procedures and maintain appropriate internal controls
  • undertake international regulatory researches, contractual matters, regional data protection and privacy laws

 Required skills and qualifications:

  • qualified Solicitor/Lawyer in the UK, with 5+ years PQE in a leading law firm
  • in-house experience
  • deep understanding of the gaming industry and its related laws
  • ability to manage a high volume of work
  • ability to work autonomously and independently with minimal guidance
  • high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • team player with a solid will to develop a career within a start-up
  • good presentation and negotiation skills
  • ability to work independently with minimal external support
  • ability to draft clear, professional and legally robust correspondence, advice, contractual documentation, policies and other documentation as required
  • excellent organisational, communication and computer skills