US Legal Associate

About Sparring Sparring is a disruptive international law firm focused on supporting startups, VCs, and technology companies. We provide legal services in the United States, UK, EU, Slovakia, and

About Sparring

Sparring is a disruptive international law firm focused on supporting startups, VCs, and technology companies. We provide legal services in the United States, UK, EU, Slovakia, and the Czech Republic. Our team members come from both established law firms and tech startups. Our typical agenda includes corporate setup (often with foreign companies moving to the US), scaling businesses at home and abroad, founders’ relations, employee contracts and stock option plans, venture funding, IP, technology contracts, fintech and health-tech regulatory compliance, and data protection.

We are currently looking for an Associate to join the team of innovation-driven professionals to help us build the Sparring presence in the US.

As an Associate Attorney you will

  • Work on the agenda mentioned above, including M&A, investments, corporate structures, deal negotiations, strategic & investment advising, commercial contracts, and data protection

  • Directly interface with clients in order to present and advise on our services

  • Support and help build up the client portfolio of Sparring in the US

  • Take part in developing our world-class legal-tech solutions, such as Trama, Playbook, and

    Verdikto, or helping us with scaling by way of sales, education or marketing

    What are we looking for?

  • Like-minded professional to join our team

  • Legal professional licensed to practice in California (NY and TX licenses will also be

    considered)

  • 3-7 years of experience ideally representing and specializing in start-ups

  • Strong experience with SAFEs and Convertible notes

  • Experience/interest in blockchain and crypto

  • IP and tax experience is a plus

    What do we offer?

  • Ability to be part of growing team with international presence

  • Vacation days in line with European standards

  • Hybrid/Remote work opportunities

  • 2x a year trip to Europe

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