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Corporate Paralegal - Chicago, IL

Chicago, IL 60606, IL · Legal

Corporate Paralegal - Chicago, IL

  

Description: Corporate paralegals provide legal support with general corporate maintenance and complex transactions for both private and public company clients. 


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

 

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

To Apply: Please email your resume to: cfleck@chelsearecruiters.com

Craig Fleck
Vice President
Chelsea Search Group
3050 Rue D'Orleans #317
San Diego, CA 92110
858-829-7747
cfleck@chelsearecruiters.com
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