Paralegal/Legal Assistant

NV5 - Hollywood, FL (30+ days ago)3.6


Overview
The paralegal/legal assistant will function as a generalist and provide legal support across various practice areas such as commercial contracts, litigation management, compliance, business transactions, governance, etc. Candidate must have a strong background in the areas listed below and a willingness to learn from others. The position will report to the company’s Executive Vice President and General Counsel.

Responsibilities
Maintain corporate statutory filings including business licenses
Maintain corporate records
Perform legal and factual research
Perform records search
Organize and analyze information
Cross-check and validate information
Prepare written reports
Draft legal documents, including briefs, contracts and legal memos
Prepare correspondences
Check and edit forms for accuracy
Build and maintain databases and files
Maintain legal records
Coordinate activities including subpoena requests
Assist to maintain insurance policies, applications and insurance claims
Qualifications
Bachelor’s Degree, associates degree or certificate program in paralegal studies
Paralegal certification may be required
Thorough knowledge of maintaining statutory filings and business licenses
Thorough knowledge of legal principles and practices
Thorough knowledge of legal research techniques
Thorough knowledge of legal terminology
Thorough knowledge of legal communication principles and practices
Relevant computer knowledge and experience
Competitive base salary, and exceptional benefits make for a highly competitive total compensation package. Inquiries will remain in the strictest of confidence.

About NV5: NV5 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: NVEE) is a leading provider of professional and technical engineering and consulting solutions to public and private sector clients in the infrastructure, energy, construction, real estate and environmental markets. NV5 primarily focuses on five business verticals: construction quality assurance, infrastructure, engineering and support services, energy, program management, and environmental solutions. The Company operates 90 offices nationwide and internationally, and is headquartered in Hollywood, Florida.

NV5 provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. NV5 complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.