Job Details

Legal Staff Paralegal in New York City, NY

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Company name

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe L.L.P

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Information Technology

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required


USA New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

Aug 13,2018

Posted on

Aug 10,2018

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Paralegal, Technology Companies Group Duties: Establish the corporate name, obtain the EIN, prepare organizational documents and coordinate execution and subsequent filing in proper jurisdiction. Prepare entity qualification or registration forms for foreign jurisdictions. Will prepare and maintain minute books and capitalization tables. Use capitalization management software to maintain capitalization records of clients. Assist in drafting employment, purchase and option agreements, stock plans and other related documents. Research and figure out filing, recording and notary procedures required in the locality where the project is located. Prepare and file necessary state and federal forms and reports with appropriate governmental entities. Assist with liquidations and dissolutions of companies and other entities. Will assist in the research of state statutes for corporate filings. Obtain documents from Secretary of State offices and Franchise Tax Board. Assist in closings by preparing and gathering closing materials and attending the pre-closings and closing. Will help in drafting and reviewing routine transactional documents, e.g., signature pages, officer’s certificates and, correspondence.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree is required, and a paralegal certificate from an ABA-approved training program is preferable May be required to be licensed as a Notary Public in the appropriate jurisdiction 3+ years' equivalent experience Demonstrates good organization, verbal and written communication skills, plus exhibits aptitude to develop specific and detailed knowledge and understanding of complex issues and procedures Shown ability to delegate appropriate tasks and offer mentorship to other firm resources Strong time management skills, and ambition to work in a dynamic, shared environment are essential Excellent computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and any practice-related software An understanding of Delaware General Corporate Law, New York Business Corporate Law and California Corporations Code Significant substantive working knowledge of the procedures, terminology and documents relating to the formation of a variety of corporate entities.

Additional info

Ref#199565. Send resume and cover letter. No phone calls please.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe L.L.P
51 West 52nd Street
New York City, NY 10019-6142