Corporate Paralegal

  • Job Reference: 1721
  • Date Posted: 7 August 2018
  • Recruiter: Ryder Reid Legal
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £40,000 to £48,000
  • Sector: Paralegal
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

We currently have a fantastic opportunity available for an experienced Corporate Paralegal. A US law firm with stunning City offices are seeking a paralegal to join their renowned department on a permanent basis.

The successful Paralegal will be responsible for assisting Lawyers in all stages of corporate transactions and with the preparation of documents. Some of the day to day duties will include; research tasks, preparation of documents and companies house forms, provide company secretarial support, assist at signing and closing meetings, liaise with outside agencies, organise bibles, provide support to data rooms.

To be successful in your application, you must have a 2.1 or above Law degree, ideally the LPC and previous corporate experience. Prior private equity, transactional and/or capital markets experience gained from a City or international firm is extremely desirable. Legal billing experience is also advantageous. In addition, you must have strong research skills and be able to work independently without supervision, as well as part of a team in a fast paced environment. This role will involve long hours from time to time, so you must have flexibility to adjust working hours to meet the firm's needs.

If you are currently seeking a new exciting opportunity and meet the above criteria, please send your CV in asap for consideration.