Nixon Peabody LLP Corporate Paralegal in Rochester, New York

Ref. No.:2183Job Title:Corporate Paralegal
Office:* Rochester<>< td=""> Practice Area:* M&A and Corporate Transactions<>< td="">
Posted Date:09/11/2017
Job Type:
Job Description:

Experienced paralegal sought for fast-paced, exciting work environment to work with a very collegial group of business lawyers in our nationally acclaimed Business and Finance Department. Our business practice is a national leader in the middle market and affords the opportunity to work with clients from all around the U.S., ranging from entrepreneurs to publicly traded companies to private equity funds.

Location

Rochester, NY

Responsibilities

  • Prepare, draft, and file formation documents, corporate resolutions and annual reports
  • Corporate maintenance, including stock issuances and cap table maintenance
  • Prepare, draft and file regulatory documents with various state agencies
  • Prepare, search and file UCCs
  • Document retrieval, business research, and corporate document filing
  • Transactional closing support activities and post-closing follow-up
  • Assist with private placement, venture capital, and public offerings
  • Other responsibilities as client needs dictate

Job Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree and paralegal certificate or appropriate job-related experience
  • Working knowledge of corporate procedures preferred
  • Exceptional organizational, interpersonal and communication skills, with strong attention to detail
  • Analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to plan and take initiative to accomplish objectives in a timely manner
  • Ability to provide outstanding customer service to internal and external clients, deal with urgent client needs, and work under tight deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Positive attitude with a willingness to continuously learn new skills and tasks

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