Corporate Paralegal

Paragon Legal - Newark, NJ (30+ days ago)


The Newark office of a national law firm is looking to add a Corporate Paralegal to their Corporate and Securities group.

Responsibilities:

  • Drafting legal documents and coordinating transaction closings
  • Preparing an filing Section 16 filings
  • Obtaining and analyzing lien searches
  • Preparing and filing Form Ds and Blue Sky filings
  • Obtaining SEC filing codes
  • Preparing and filing UCC financing statements
  • Forming companies, including preparing certificates of incorporation, certificates of formation, minutes, proposed resolutions, actions by incorporators, bylaws, restricted stock award agreements, NDAs, and confidentiality agreements

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or paralegal certificate is required
  • 4+ years of law experience related (corporate paralegal in a law firm) and ability to interpret and understand legal procedures and how they relate to relevant practice areas
  • Knowledge of internal software applications, word processing, internet researching knowledge, creating spreadsheets and database
  • Knowledge of EDGAR filing database
  • Knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, and Outlook)

Job Type: Full-time