Corporate Legal Assistant

  • Job Reference: JO0000002415
  • Date Posted: 8 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Ryder Reid Legal
  • Location: City of London, London
  • Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Paralegal
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Ryder Reid is working closely with a US law firm to recruit a Legal Assistant to join its corporate team on a permanent basis.

The team have an emphasis on cross-border acquisitions, capital markets transactions, private equity funds, financing and restructuring and the successful candidate will be working closely with some of the firms biggest clients (there are at least 10 at any given time). The Legal Assistant will be responsible for both administrative and billable work and some duties will include; drafting subscription documents and agreements, attending client calls, liaising with clients and fund counsel and KYC tasks.

The successful candidate will be an experienced paralegal who has worked in a Corporate Paralegal capacity for a similar US or international law firm. A knowledge of document management systems such as iManage is also ideal. A flexibility with overtime is also needed as long hours will be required.

Please apply now for consideration.