Corporate Paralegal

New York Permanent USD100,000 - USD130,000
  • Top ranked global AM Law Firm
  • Rapidly growing team with opportunity for fast promotion

About Our Client

A leading international law firm that provides innovative legal solutions to many of the world's top financial institutions and Fortune Global 500 companies.

Job Description

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.

Description

Under the supervision of an attorney, coordinate, organize, prepare and interpret complex legal documents; Build and maintain relevant databases and files; File and provide copies to relevant parties; * Communicate with clients and build and maintain positive relationships with client legal and finance staff; * Perform factual research in internal and external databases and libraries; * Assist with legal business transactions and logistics; * Partner and coordinate with internal resources and outside vendor services; Direct work and train team * members; * Perform work in an efficient and cost-effective manner so as to permit the Firm to reasonably collect fees * for such work; Meet expectations of billable hours target of 1,725 (unless otherwise specified); * Work overtime as required; Travel as required; and * Handle additional related projects as assigned.

The Successful Applicant

At least 5 years of Paralegal experience (preferred); * At least 3 years of relevant Corporate experience (preferred); * ABA-approved Paralegal Certificate (preferred); Bachelor's Degree (preferred); * Familiarity with corporate formation in DE (NY is a plus), including corporations and LLCs; * Experience with venture capital financings; * Stock and cap table management, including building cap tables in Excel and managing Carta or Shareworks * cap tables; * Preparation of Board and Board Committee minutes and written consents; * Transaction closings, as well as preparing closing certificates; * Preparation and filing Form Ds, in addition to state securities filings. * Proficiency in MS Outlook and web-based conference call/web-sharing applications; * Proficiency in MS Word and document editing/comparison applications; MS Excel and * spreadsheet/database applications; MS PowerPoint and presentation applications; * Proficiency in online research and internet search resources (Lexis Nexis/Westlaw); * Knowledge of Firm and Corporate practice-area-specific procedures and terminology (preferred); * Knowledge of relevant jurisdictional/court/agency processes and procedures; * Knowledge of timekeeping and expense reporting applications; and * Knowledge of legal billing processes

What's on Offer

Competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package!

Contact
Alyssa Bonavita
Quote job ref
1549732

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Alyssa Bonavita
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