Who We Are

At OKX, we believe the future will be reshaped by technology. Founded in 2017, we are revolutionising world systems through our cutting-edge digital asset exchange, Web3 portal and blockchain ecosystems. We reshape the financial ecosystem by offering some of the most diverse and sophisticated products, solutions, and trading tools on the market. Trusted by more than 50 million users in over 180 countries globally, OKX empowers every individual to explore the world of Web3. With our extensive range of products and services, and unwavering commitment to innovation, OKX envisions a world of financial access backed by blockchain and the power of decentralized finance.

We are innovative in the way we think, work, and in the products we create. We are also socially responsible by actively participating and encouraging employees to take part in various public welfare activities. With more than 3,000 employees around the world, we believe embracing diversity and inclusion will spark the creation of long-term value for the industry. Come build the future with us!

About the Team

The Global Legal team provides legal advice and guidance to OKX and its affiliated entities across all legal practice areas and geographic locations, and supports business growth by working with all teams within the company to help them achieve their goals. Our team of 30+ attorneys are located around the world, and handle legal matters in 100+ countries across the globe.

About the Opportunity

As an Associate General Counsel, Investments, you will primarily support OKX Ventures, OK Group’s venture capital arm. But you will also work closely with all members of the Global Legal team and business leaders throughout the company. You will be working from our offices in Hong Kong.

The right candidate will have relevant legal experience and an enthusiastic belief in the cryptocurrency/digital asset space, experience working for a top-tier law firm or in-house at a prestigious financial services, technology or cryptocurrency company, and possess excellent writing and analytical skills.  We offer a competitive base salary and bonus structure as well as excellent benefits and an opportunity to work in a cutting-edge industry that will be the future of financial services.

What You’ll Be Doing 

  • Take lead on advising the group’s proposed and ongoing investments on a global basis, be responsible for all stages of the investments, from due diligence to closing, and also on any subsequent issues that may arise.
  • Liaise with and update relevant internal and external stakeholders closely, including both senior management and all relevant departments internally to take instructions and manage expectations, and project owners, counterparts, and advisors externally.
  • Handle commercial contracts and other transactional matters in APAC and beyond.
  • Advise senior legal management on ad hoc legal issues concerning the group.
  • Partner with our risk, compliance and licensing teams to provide ongoing support in monitoring the changes in the legal landscape relevant to cryptocurrency and technology in relevant jurisdictions.

What We Look For In You

  • Common law degree holder (LLB/ J.D.)
  • Qualified solicitor with 6+ years PQE
  • Trained and qualified in a common law jurisdiction with relevant experience obtained in a reputable international law firm/organisation
  • Commitment to ensuring the team succeeds with all tasks, duties and projects and willingness to help a team member in need
  • Sound judgment on business practices, internal and external stakeholder relationship management and reputational risk
  • Proficiency in spoken and written English, working-level Mandarin and Cantonese a definite advantage
  • Well-organized, detail-oriented, presentable and with excellent communication skills (both verbally and in writing)
  • Ability to approach situations and challenges with a sense of humor

Nice to Haves

  • In-house experience at a global financial institutions, technology company, or crypto exchange/Web3 company
  • Experience in advising public companies on listing rules compliance
  • Experience in dealing with crypto matters and legal issues involving digital assets

Perks & Benefits

  • Competitive total compensation package
  • L&D programs and Education subsidy for employees' growth and development
  • Various team building programs and company events
  • Wellness and meal allowances
  • Comprehensive healthcare schemes for employees and dependants
  • More that we love to tell you along the process!


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