Litigation Attorney

Kraken Exchange, San Francisco

Sail the high seas of success.

This is a fully remote role, we will consider applicants based in North America

About Kraken

Kraken is one of the largest and most successful bitcoin exchanges in the world and we’re growing faster than ever. We’re looking for people who constantly push themselves to think differently and chart exciting new paths in a rapidly growing industry. Kraken is a diverse group of dreamers and doers, we truly believe our success depends on having both in spades. Join us and the movement to change the way the world thinks about money.

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About the Role

This role is remote.


  • Assist in all aspects of litigation, including discovery, case preparation, tracking and communication of case-related dates and information, and the review and preparation of documents, reports and correspondence
  • Manage relationships with outside counsel, directing strategy for litigation
  • Analyze claims/litigation to effectively participate in decisions related to resolution strategy
  • Handle or assist with court proceedings (including federal and state court appearances), arbitrations, mediations, and depositions
  • Advise executives and senior management on strength of claims and defenses, dispute avoidance and resolution
  • Work on miscellaneous legal projects that arise


  • Be admitted to one state bar or qualified to practice law in the United States
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience of corporate law including directly relevant litigation experience
  • Experience overseeing or advising on e-discovery and records management
  • Broad Knowledge of commercial disputes and experience in setting case strategy, managing discovery process and managing mediation/arbitration and trials
  • Ability to interact comfortably with executives and senior management and be highly team-oriented
  • Strong verbal and analytical skills along with exceptional interpersonal skills and the ability to be flexible with the projects assigned
  • Ability to manage several simultaneous projects under tight deadlines
Check out all our open roles at https://jobs.lever.co/kraken. We’re excited to see what you’re made of.  

We’re powered by people from around the world with their own unique backgrounds and experiences. We value all Krakenites and their talents, contributions, and perspectives.

About Kraken Exchange

Founded in 2011, San Francisco-based Kraken is the largest Bitcoin exchange in euro volume and liquidity and also trading Canadian dollars, US dollars, British pounds and Japanese yen. Kraken is consistently rated the best and most secure Bitcoin exchange by independent news media. Kraken was the first Bitcoin exchange to have trading price and volume displayed on the Bloomberg Terminal, the first to pass a cryptographically verifiable proof-of-reserves audit, and is a partner in the first cryptocurrency bank. Kraken is trusted by hundreds of thousands of traders, the Tokyo government's court-appointed trustee, and Germany's BaFin regulated Fidor Bank.

Kraken Exchange

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