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Legal Staff Paralegal in Chicago, IL

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Company name

McDermott Will & Emery

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Health Care

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

USA Chicago, IL

Date Last Verified

Nov 20,2018

Posted on

May 17,2018

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Paralegal, Health Industry Advisory The candidate will assist with drafting agreements and related closing documents and binder sets for corporate transactions. Will attend and assist attorneys and clients during closings. Prepare documents to form new entities (Corporations, LLCs, LLPs, etc.) in any state and file all materials with the applicable the state department(s). Draft corporate filings such as resolutions, formation documents, bylaws, amendments, annual reports, etc. Prepare corporate minute books, stock certificates and transfer instruments. Draft financing statements, amendments, termination and other documents under the Uniform Commercial Code; perform state and federal UCC, lien and litigation searches. Communicate with state and federal regulators to confirm specific requirements of clients during health system changes of ownership. Prepare healthcare regulatory filings, licensing materials and tax filings. Draft and file IRS forms including SS-4 Forms to obtain Employer Identification Numbers (EINs), Form 1128 to adopt or retain a tax year and Form 2848 to appoint power of attorney on behalf of taxpayers. Perform transactional & regulatory due diligence; create and manage electronic due diligence data rooms. Perform legal research and compile case law, statutes, regulations and legislative histories using state and federal reporters, legislative materials, law journals, periodicals and electronic research tools such as Lexis-Nexis. Perform legal writing services such as footnoting, Bluebook cite checking and providing legal source material. Compile information on health systems, affiliated organizations and individuals for business development; assist with the drafting of RFPs.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have Bachelor’s degree or Paralegal Certificate. Must have 5+ years of related work experience. Must have knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Word). Must have strong written and verbal communication skills. Strong organizational skills is required.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
McDermott Will & Emery
227 West Monroe Street
Chicago, IL 60606-5096