(inhouse) Legal Counsel

Job description

Drafting legal documents, writing blog articles, developing new legal products: you love it! As our Legal Manager, you are responsible for (the quality of) all our legal content, the relationships with our lawyers and notaries and the legal advice we provide to our customers.

Your daily responsibilities:

You will be our Legal Hero who creates new legal content such as legal documents, blog articles, content for our website and legal guides and whitepapers.  To create this, and keep it always up to date, you work closely with your legal interns and Content Marketeer as they will translate the legal content into easily readable stories (this is a fun challenge)! Besides writing content, you are always looking for adding new legal services and products to the Ligo Platform. You are driven and passionate about informing companies in relation to legal requirements and risks. You like to think of ways how to incorporate this knowledge into innovative software. The amazing thing of working at Ligo is that if you think of something today, the new (innovative) idea or product can be there tomorrow! When these new legal products are live, you will be the proud product owner. As the legal counsellor you have the knowhow to maintain our relationships with our lawyers and notaties. Ensure they have the same passion for Ligo and the Ligo clients as you have. 

Because at Ligo, we do things as a team, together. 


What you will bring to the team: We are looking for someone who is an energetic proactive person with a solid legal background. You are business-oriented, result-driven, entrepreneurial and you are able to draft concise legal content. You are very precise and just get things done! Furthermore, you:

  • have a Masters degree/Doctorate in Dutch Law

  • have at least 2 - 5 years work experience in the legal profession or related

  • are fluent in Dutch and English (verbally and in writing)

  • are eager to work in a start-up/scale-up environment

What Ligo offers you:

  • The opportunity of a life time: working at THE legaltech company that is already changing a whole industry

  • The opportunity to build you own legal team

  • Working within a young eager team with enormous growth opportunities

  • A compensation package that fits with your knowledge and experience

  • Healthy lunch, fun team activities and Friday afternoon drinks

  • Working in the heart of Amsterdam at an award winning company

About us

Founded in 2015, Ligo is a platform to help businesses with easy access to high-quality legal services. We make sure that they save time and money, so they can focus on what matters: building businesses. An entrepreneur can incorporate a business, create customized legal documents with our smart software and call with a lawyer for advice. With our "all you can eat" membership we ensure that each and every entrepreneur has access to affordable legal services on a daily basis for a fixed price per month.

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