Lead Counsel, Cybersecurity Law and Investigations

Lead Counsel, Cybersecurity Law and Investigations
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Meta is seeking a highly motivated attorney for its global cybersecurity legal team. Working under the leadership of the Director and Associate General Counsel for Cybersecurity Law & Investigations, this attorney will work on a range of cybersecurity matters and investigations for the Meta family of products: Facebook, Reality Labs, Novi, Instagram, and WhatsApp. The position will be responsible for, among other duties, helping to protect our users and their data by providing legal advice: to teams investigating malicious activity on Meta’s platforms; to engineering teams to design and implement innovative security solutions; and, to business and engineering teams responsible for responding to cybersecurity incidents. This is a great opportunity to join a growing team and to work on novel issues in an exciting, fast-paced environment.
Lead Counsel, Cybersecurity Law and Investigations Responsibilities
  • Support efforts to maintain and enhance Meta's security posture
  • Provide support and legal counsel during investigations to ensure they are conducted and documented appropriately to minimizes risks and protects users' privacy and security
  • Work with investigation teams to prevent spamming, fraud, malware, and other abuses on Meta’s platforms
  • Support and oversee information sharing efforts
  • Support engagement on cybersecurity matters with regulators across APAC
  • Support incident response
  • Work with Meta’s security teams and human resources to assess and mitigate insider threats
  • Review and provide guidance on security plans
Minimum Qualifications
  • BA/BS and LLB/JD degree (or equivalent) and excellent academic credentials
  • 5+ years of experience working in the field of cybersecurity and/or investigations of malicious online activity
  • Knowledge and experience with cybersecurity, data protection, criminal procedure, and national security laws across APAC
  • Experience in drafting and/or executing legal documents (e.g. legal agreements, court submissions)
  • Communications and presentation experience
  • Experience in advising on and representing companies in significant regulatory inquiries
Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience working with data protection authorities, financial institutions, and Internet industry associations
  • Certifications relevant to the cybersecurity field
About Meta
Meta builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps like Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp further empowered billions around the world. Now, Meta is moving beyond 2D screens toward immersive experiences like augmented and virtual reality to help build the next evolution in social technology. People who choose to build their careers by building with us at Meta help shape a future that will take us beyond what digital connection makes possible today—beyond the constraints of screens, the limits of distance, and even the rules of physics.
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