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La Grange, IL

Date Posted: May 7, 2018
Job Type: Temporary to Hire
Job ID: 302952

Job Description

Our client is a growing firm in the Central Western Suburbs that embraces technology such as artificial intelligence, blockchain, and cybercurrencies like Bitcoin.  They are seeking a Corporate Paralegal who is well organized, detail oriented and adaptable with the willingness and ability to learn and implement a defined prioritization system. The successful candidate will have at least 5 years experience as a paralegal with knowledge of corporate formation, corporate agreements, corporate compliance and general management of files.  Demonstrable analytical and problem-solving skills, strong written and verbal communication skills, excellent organizational skills and proficiency in Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel is required. 

 

Responsibilities:

·        Draft Corporation and Limited Liability Company formation paperwork for filing in a variety of states.

·        Draft operating agreements, bylaws, stock certificates, shareholder agreements, and other corporate documents needed for new companies.

·        Draft FEIN paperwork for new companies.

·        Draft annual reports and annual corporate resolutions.

·        File annual reports in a variety of states and maintain registered agents in those states.

·        Review corporate paperwork for existing companies to determine if amendments are needed.

·        Provide assistance to senior level attorneys, senior paralegals and staff members with buy/sell agreements, stock purchase agreements, employee agreements, lease agreements, non-compete agreements, employee manuals and other corporate agreements.

·        Draft corporate resolutions and all other documents needed for real estate purchases and sales.

·        Effectively organize and maintain client files.

·        Monitor and calendar corporate deadlines.

 

Requirements:

·    Paralegal certificate

·    Minimum 5+ years job experience as a corporate paralegal.

·    Willing to pitch in and support growing legal department in a fast-paced growing environment.

·    Skilled at meeting strict deadlines under significant time pressure

·    Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously with a high degree of professionalism and client orientation

·    Excellent verbal and written communication skills to effectively work with various types of clients

·    Fast thinker/quick learner

·    Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail and ability to prioritize and work independently.

·    Ability to manage time and resources effectively and independently, and balance conflicting priorities.

 

Please give us a call at 630.246.7837 for immediate consideration.