Corporate Paralegal

Corporate Paralegal

Cooley is seeking a Corporate Paralegal

Position summary: Corporate paralegals provide legal support with general corporate maintenance and complex transactions for both private and public company clients. Specific duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Position responsibilities:

  • Assist in the formation, maintenance, and dissolution of corporate entities and prepare related organizational documents
  • Coordinate closings and prepare related documents
  • Prepare legal opinions and assemble opinion back-up
  • Draft and file corporate and securities filings
  • Organize corporate records and conduct due diligence reviews
  • Prepare stock certificates and maintain capitalization tables and option records
  • Research Blue Sky issues and prepare required filings
  • Provide training to case assistants and junior paralegals
  • Other tasks as assigned or required

Skills and experience:

Required :

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 3+ years of transactional experience in Private Equity, Capital Markets, and M&A matters is desired
  • Available to work overtime, as required
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail with the ability to manage multiple priorities and track extensive details
  • Ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with personnel and to handle confidential information sensitively and discreetly
  • Proficiency in the Microsoft Office suite, advanced knowledge of Excel preferred

Preferred :

  • Familiarity with Carta, Shareworks, or similar Web based equity tracking system

Cooley LLP offers a competitive compensation and excellent benefits program. EOE.

Job Overview
  • Year of Experience
  • Job ID
    Req 1844
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