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General Counsel

Posted Mar 18
Full Time
Atlanta, Georgia

DC BLOX is entering a new chapter of growth enabling mid-market and edge data center solutions for hyperscalers, cloud and tech companies, enterprises, government, education, and healthcare industries. The Company builds new, Tier III-designed, state-of-the-art data centers fully connected by a high-speed, low-latency private network throughout emerging markets across the Southeast. DC BLOX continues to stand out as a unique data center and dark fiber operator focused on underserved growing cities to include scaling its robust infrastructure to offer local communities a next generation of digital commerce.

DC BLOX is looking to add a General Counsel position to our operations team. This role will provide legal advice and strategies to our leadership team, as well as review and write various internal legal contracts, negotiate and manage client and vendor contracts, and ensure legal compliance across all areas of our business. 


  • Manage DC BLOX’s outside firms to ensure proper communication between those firms.
  • Audit outside firms’ scope of work to ensure there is no overlap with other firms.
  • Evaluate outside firms and rebid as necessary.
  • Remain informed of all the latest changes on the federal, state, city and county measures that could impact the operation of the business.
  • Advise executive members on new laws, existing laws and legal rights that would impact functionality of the business.
  • Oversee the legal matters of the business, including acting as the business’ legal representative.
  • Maintain knowledge of the company’s legal documents and operations.
  • Keep a record of all legal documents and proceedings for the company.
  • Facilitate filings of licensing forms and other statutory requirements.
  • Oversee the customer contract process.
  • Craft and review legal strategy in response to any litigation. 
  • Ensure all litigation information and instruction to staff are clear and effective.


  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as a General Counsel.
  • J.D. degree from an accredited law school
  • Seven or more years of relevant legal experience in telecommunications, real estate, and/or regulatory matters. 

Why Consider This Opportunity With DC BLOX

  • Impact – An opportunity to put your fingerprint on a formidable growth chapter of an established yet emerging company poised for continued growth and scale. This role will impact the revenue growth and help set the stage for DC BLOX’s rate of growth trajectory.
  • Leadership - DC BLOX’s executive teams’ precedent success and credentials growing successful businesses together rival anyone’s in the industry. The confidence in the success this organization can provide to existing and prospective customers is a rare find.
  • Focus - DC BLOX’s success is a result of an intense commitment to empower digital commerce, connect, and collaborate across organizations in the Southeast. They are well-positioned to capitalize on this expansion and deliver state-of-the-art data centers and network to metro markets.
  • Financial Strength – DC BLOX has secured funding by Bain Capital and Post Road Group to finance credit facilities, add liquidity to the balance sheet, and fund additional capacity in existing and new data centers.
  • Culture - DC BLOX’s culture embodies the dynamics of a start-up, with opportunities for every single person to define their contribution to progress of the organization. This requires creative, confident, forward-thinking professionals who solve problems rather than wait for answers.
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