Corporate Paralegal (M&A / Capital markets)

POSITION: Corporate Paralegal (Mergers & Acquisitions) 

ORGANIZATION: Law Firm 

LOCATION: Salt Lake City, Utah

BENEFITS: Base salary up to $125K (depending on years of relevant experience), generous paid overtime, full medical, dental and vision coverage, 401(K) with employer match, Flexible Spending Account, Paid Time Off and Bonus!

HOURS: Monday – Friday, 9:30AM – 5:30PM

SUMMARY: A global law firm is seeking an experienced corporate paralegal who is a team player and eager to take an active role supporting the firms corporate and finance department. 

RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Assist partners and attorneys with executing cash and stock mergers, tender offers and other complex transactions for private and public emerging growth companies
  • Provide support in mergers and acquisitions, venture capital financing, limited and general partnerships, IPO’s and other securities offerings
  • Assist clients in the transition from private to public enterprise
  • Assist private and public company clients with state and federal securities law compliance
  • Prepare all documents required to form, merge and dissolve corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies, including but not limited to: corporate resolutions, certificates of incorporation, indemnification agreements, investor rights agreements, term sheets, etc.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 3+ years of Corporate Paralegal experience in a law firm
  • Must have knowledge of corporate governance and entity types and experience with corporations, dissolutions, and various corporate transactions
  • Proficient in MS Office; knowledge of Westlaw or LexisNexis preferred
  • Articulate and professional demeanor and detail oriented work manner
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to multitask, work well under pressure and complete assignments in an accurate and timely manner
  • Maintain confidentiality and exercise a high standard of judgment and discretion
  • Flexibility to work overtime as needed
  • Bachelor's degree preferred