Corporate Paralegal

Gunderson Dettmer - New York, NY (30+ days ago)3.1


Gunderson Dettmer is the only business law firm of its kind - exclusively serving the global venture capital and emerging technology marketplace. With more than 240 attorneys in nine offices - from Silicon Valley to Singapore - we innovate for innovators, accelerate entrepreneurship, and help build companies at every stage of the growth lifecycle. We are committed to being the employer of choice by working together to create an environment, in which each of our people can grow, take initiative, and develop a fun, fulfilling and financially rewarding career.
Job Description

Gunderson Dettmer has an opening for an experienced Corporate Paralegal in our New York office. The paralegal will assist with company formations and venture capital financings of private companies and will provide support in mergers and acquisitions, limited and general partnerships, IPO’s and other securities offerings. The paralegal will also assist private and public company clients with some aspects of stock incentive program administration including state and federal securities law compliance.

Job Requirements

Three years minimum of experience in the areas of securities and/or general corporate law.
Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel.
Excellent interpersonal, written (grammar, spelling, format) and verbal communication skills.
Demonstrated problem solving skills.
Ability to work collaboratively with all levels of the organization and demonstrate a team-oriented work style.
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
Ability to effectively handle shifting priorities and adapt to changing demands in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
Educational Requirements

BS/BA.
Status

Full Time, Non-Exempt

Schedule

Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Benefits

In addition to offering competitive salaries, we also offer an excellent benefit package, which includes full medical, dental and vision coverage; 401(k) Profit Sharing Plan; Flexible Spending Account and Paid Time Off.

Gunderson Dettmer is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, veteran status or disability.