Corporate Law Paralegal Corporate, Securities or M&A experience required - New Job
Base to $100,000+
In addition to offering competitive salaries, we also offer an excellent benefit package, which includes full medical, dental and vision coverage; 401(k) with employer match; Flexible Spending Account and generous Paid Time Off.
Silicon Valley, CA
U.S. based multinational law firm
Corporate and Securities Paralegal
Assist in formations, venture capital financing of private companies
Provide support in mergers and acquisitions, limited and general partnerships, IPO’s and other securities offerings.
Assist private and public company clients with some aspects of stock incentive program administration including state and federal securities law compliance.
Three to five years of experience in the areas of securities and/or general corporate law.
Proficiency in Word and Excel.
Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.
Good judgment, initiative and flexibility.
Ability to maintain highly confidential M&A transactions
Function as an integral part of the private funds team by (i) assisting with each phase of fundraising, including assisting with investor negotiations, preparing documents, and organizing and maintaining fund documents/closing sets and (ii) assisting with private fund transactions and operational matters, including liaising with deal team paralegals;
Assist attorneys with daily market research on regulatory and legislative developments, significant players, recent transactions and general trends in the private investment and funds sector;
Maintain databases with up-to-date market research and assist with PPT presentations on fund developments for clients and seminars
College graduates with high GPAs from a top college or university
Minimum 2- 5 years experience working in a large law firm as a funds paralegal.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team;
Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced, highly pressured environment and multi-task, organize and prioritize numerous tasks and complete them in a timely manner
Meticulous organizational skills;
Strong research and analytical skills;
Ability to think independently and use good judgment;
Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills;
High level of computer skills (including all programs used by the firm, including but not limited to: MS Office including Excel and Adobe Professional) and ability to learn new technology quickly
Professionalism; and Willingness to work very long "well paid" overtime hours on a moment’s notice.
Shannon Kay Assistant Vice President Filcro Legal Staffing 295 Madison Avenue - 8th Floor New York City, NY 10017