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Structured Transactions Paralegal

💼 Graduate Job

Washington, DC +1

🤑 $61.6K - $98.6K

AI generated summary

  • Bachelor’s degree, 1 year experience, transactional practice background, Microsoft Office proficiency, strong communication skills, attention to detail, multitasking abilities, self-starter, team player, flexibility for overtime.
  • Drafting and managing legal agreements, communicating with clients and third parties, coordinating corporate service orders, preparing SEC filings, UCC financing statements, and closing documentation for structured transactions at a prestigious law firm.

Graduate Job

Legal, Banking & FinanceWashington, DC, New York

Description

  • Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, one of the world’s leading global law firms with offices in strategic hubs of commerce, law, and government across North America, Asia, Europe, and the Middle East, is seeking to hire a Paralegal for the Structured Transactions Practice Group. This role will report to the group’s Manager of Legal Practice Support.
  • This position will reside in either our New York or Washington, D.C. office with a hybrid in-office/remote working schedule.

Requirements

  • Qualified candidates must possess a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.
  • Minimum of 1-year prior relevant experience. Paralegal experience and a background in transactional practice is strongly preferred.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, and Excel), as well as PDF software
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in a professional environment to interact effectively with clients.
  • Strict attention to detail for document review and preparation.
  • Ability to multi-task a variety of assignments concurrently while under time constraints.
  • Self-starter who will take ownership of projects but always remain a team player.
  • Flexibility with overtime required.

Education requirements

Bachelors

Area of Responsibilities

Legal
Banking & Finance

Responsibilities

  • Drafting legal agreements and transaction documentation.
  • Managing deal closings and taking responsibility of all closing mechanics.
  • Frequent communication with many high-profile clients and third parties.
  • Liaising with corporate service companies to place various corporate orders.
  • Drafting officer certificates, resolutions and incumbency certificates.
  • Preparing and reviewing SEC filings, UCC financing statements/amendments, and specimen securities.
  • Compiling and distributing final deal documentation.
  • Post-closing responsibilities such as assembling closing sets consisting of all transaction documents and opinions.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

hybrid

Location

Washington, DC, New York

Salary

61639 - 98622 USD