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Legal Staff Paralegal in New York City, NY

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Company name

Yorkson Legal, Inc.

Organization Type


Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Corporate - General
Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 6 yrs required


USA New York City, NY

Posted on

Jan 30,2018

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Senior Corporate Restructuring Legal Assistant The candidate assists Corporate Restructuring practice area attorneys and case teams in all phases and aspects of Corporate Restructuring work. Assists with hearing preparation. Assists with preparation of Fee Applications. Assists with preparation of mailings. Assists with preparation for Creditors' Committee Meetings. Assists with drafting of Stay Letters. Updates calendar and docket. Assists with practice area administration. Organizes and manages electronic and paper files. Ensures that all Corporate Restructuring files are maintained within Department-approved protocols and case management systems. Maintains integrity of client files. Assists with the preparation and drafting of pleadings and other court papers. Cite-checks and Shepardizes briefs and memoranda of law. Prepares hard copy and electronic documents to be filed with the court. Conducts non-legal research using various research tools, including the Internet, Westlaw, LexisNexis, PACER and court-related websites for case law, statutes, articles, books, etc. Should have strong computer skills, including proficiency with MS Word and Excel and knowledge of relevant firm computer software programs (e.g., Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint), with the ability to learn new software and operating systems. Should have the ability to navigate various electronic databases and document repositories. Must have strong research skills and proficiency in using various research tools, including the Internet, Westlaw, LexisNexis PACER. Must have Bachelor's Degree. Must have 6+years of Litigation or Corporate Restructuring legal assistant experience.

Additional info

Job ID: 4960. Send resume.

Company info

Greg Breck
Yorkson Legal, Inc.
800 Second Avenue
Suite 804
New York City, NY 10017