Corporate Paralegal - Private Equity

New York Permanent USD75,000 - USD85,000
  • Generous compensation package
  • Excellent opportunity for growth

About Our Client

Am Law 200 firm seeks the best and brightest talent to join our Administrative Staff team. Our employees are the future o so we invest in their training and development. Our environment embraces and encourages positive-minded professionals who seek to be challenged and acquire knowledge and skills in an atmosphere built on teamwork. Highly skilled and knowledgeable Administrative Staff assist our attorneys in successfully meeting and exceeding client needs and are vital to the overall success of the Firm.

Job Description

Assist with fund formation.

Maintain internal database of investor information.

Analyze and review subscription agreements and side letters.

Assist with entity formation, including corporate name availability and reservation, assist with drafting of corporate organizational documents, assist with corporate records maintenance, and prepare foreign qualifications, dissolutions and withdrawals.

Draft ancillary documents under attorney supervision (e.g., officer's certificates, bylaws, corporate resolutions, stock certificates, collateral receipt letters, etc.).

Proofread and revise principle transaction documents (e.g., Private Placement Memorandum, Operating Agreement, Limited Partnership Agreement, etc.).

Disseminate documentation to clients and to outside parties; work efficiently with firm support services, such as, Reprographics, Document Production and outside couriers.

Create closing checklist and working group list; draft signature pages and assist with preparation of agreements, schedules and exhibits. Proof documents and track the status of document preparation. Incorporate client and outside counsel comments in documents.

Prepare closing files, labels, and folders and assist with the closing. Compile executed documents and save onto internal document management system (DeskSite).

Organize and distribute originally executed agreements to client and outside counsel. Compile and index documents for preparation of closing binder. Assemble and distribute closing binders in a timely fashion.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

2+ years or relevant work experience preferred.

Exceptional organization skills and attention to detail.

Proficiency with Word, Excel, Outlook and Adobe.

Proactive self-starter who understands the details within the larger context.

Ability to juggle multiple assignments and prioritize accordingly.

Be a team player

Outstanding written and oral communication skills and must be able to thrive in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment.

Highly developed interpersonal skills with the ability to confidently and graciously interact with Associates, Partners, Paralegals and all staff members.

What's on Offer

A competitive compensation package comprised of base pay and discretionary year-end bonus for eligible employees. Benefits include, but are not limited to medical, dental, vision, disability coverage, life insurance, flexible spending plan and a 401K plan. Also offers generous paid time off and holidays

Alyssa Bonavita
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Job summary

Sub Sector
Paralegals / Legal Assistants - Private Practice
Business Services
New York
Contract Type
Consultant name
Alyssa Bonavita
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