Cannabis Banking Attorney Cogent Law Group LLP Remote

Full Job Description

Boutique corporate law firm based in Washington, DC and South Florida, is seeking attorneys with 5+ years of experience representing financial institutions that deal with cannabis and other high risk industries.

Successful applicants will have the following experience:

  • Drafting AML/KYC compliance programs for financial institutions that deal in high risk industries, specifically cannabis.
  • CAMS training.

Experience representing financial institutions in mergers and acquisitions is a plus, but not required.

This is a part-time position, paid by the hour. All work is done remotely. The workflow will likely be uneven and could be as low as 2-3 hours some weeks and 15-20 others. Over time, it could evolve into a full-time position, depending on workflow and preferences of the attorney and firm.

Compensation ranges from $50/hour to $125/hour, depending on experience. Attorneys also receive compensation for bringing work into the firm.

Job Type: Contract

Pay: $50.00 – $125.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • Flexible schedule

Supplemental pay types:

  • Commission pay

Application Question(s):

  • How many hours a week are you available to work?
  • This is a part-time position that pays by the hour and the hours could fluctuate significantly from week to week. Initially, there might only be 5-10 hours a week, sometimes less. As our practice grows, we anticipate the hours will increase. Will this work for you?
  • In which states are you licensed to practice?
  • This position will be paid on an hourly basis, depending on the applicant’s experience. What is an acceptable hourly rate for you?
  • How many years of experience have you had with drafting AML/KYC compliance programs for financial institutions that deal in high risk industries, specifically cannabis?
  • Do you have CAMs training?
  • How many years, if any, have you had representing financial institutions in mergers and acquistions?

License/Certification:

  • Bar (Required)

Work Location: Remote

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