Corporate Paralegal


Salary:

DOE

Location:

Chicago, IL

Date Posted:

April 26, 2019

Employment Type:

Contract Legal Professionals

Job Reference:

01300-9501882962

Staffing Area:

Legal


Description
Robert Half Legal has an exciting Corporate Paralegal role available right now with a firm in Downtown Chicago. In this role, you will be an integral member of the Business Law Section, Financial Services team, ESOP team and Legal Profession team, and support other practice groups related to corporate matters.

Key Responsibilities Include:

-Day to day general business issues and concerns, including corporate governance issues, and identifying solutions to problems.
-Formation, maintenance and dissolution of all types of business entities, including filings with secretary of state, attorney general, supreme court and other regulatory agencies.
-Support of business and financial transactions includes diligence activities such as establishing and maintaining virtual data site for transactions, preparation of closing documents and coordination of items for closing and post-closing requirements. Review of transactions to confirm pertinent issues are addressed (i.e. franchise tax issues, doing business issues, timing of filings, etc.)
-Corporate support to large state pension fund, including oversight and management of over 200 separate corporate entities, including creation and management of the corporate records, preparation and processing of federal and state tax exemption applications, support with acquisition, financing and disposition transactions.
-Address perfection issues related to secured transactions including preparation and review of UCC filings and lien searches.
-Experience with IP searching, for both name clearance and lien records, a plus.
-Proficient in analysis of doing business and licensing issues and filings required for the same.
-Mentoring and training paralegal assistants
-Mentoring and training entry level associates regarding business and secured transaction matters.
-Monitor developments in various areas of business law and keep practice group members informed.
-Maintain knowledge base of skill sets and experience of attorneys, paraprofessionals and practice groups.
-Identify transaction budgets and costs.
Requirements
-Bachelor?s Degree (Paralegal Certification a plus)
-5 years of experience (will consider less experience for otherwise experience in candidate)

Interested candidates should submit a resume to [email protected] for immediate consideration.
Located in major North American and global markets, Robert Half Legal is the premier provider of legal staffing and consulting solutions on a full-time, project, and temporary basis, serving both law firms and corporate legal departments. We also provide project and eDiscovery teams and workspace for a wide range of initiatives, including litigation support, mergers and acquisitions and document review matters. Our dedicated teams' industry experience allows us to quickly match skilled legal professionals with the best available jobs. We offer challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and skills-enhancement training.

Call your local Robert Half Legal office at 888-490-5592 to discover more about this position. Apply for this job now or contact our branch office for additional information.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

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