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Legal Staff Paralegal in Phoenix, AZ

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Company name

Freeport-McMoRan Inc.

Organization Type


Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Corporate - General

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required


USA Phoenix, AZ

Date Last Verified

Apr 12,2018

Posted on

Apr 11,2018

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Senior Paralegal - Corporate The candidate will, under minimal supervision, assist Attorneys and Legal Managers in managing and conducting day-to-day legal operations. Will lead and manage projects, interface with outside counsel and other parties on complex issues, collaborate with coworkers company-wide, prepare correspondence and legal documents to ensure compliance with federal, state and local regulations, attend meetings and conduct complicated research. Identify, gather and review information; comply with information requests, investigations, due diligence, discovery and document production; investigate the factual evidence of a transaction, event, proceeding or case; and prepare summaries, analyses, tables, charts or diagrams to display such information. Actively assist in analysis of information gathered and how it relates to specific transaction or project at issue. Manage life cycle of business entities, including drafting Corporate minutes, complex legal documents, reports and correspondence. Interface with in-house counsel and staff, outside counsel, contractors, government agencies and business clients on legal matters or assigned projects. Conduct traditional and Internet legal research for applicable laws, regulations, cases, business information due diligence materials, government filings and other required research, which may include international law; prepare summary of findings as requested. Oversee maintenance of power of attorney database and Global Entity Management System. Participate in appropriate department initiatives (e.g., meetings, assigned or voluntary projects, technology training) as recommended by Manager; may also conduct various training sessions for staff members; and develop department-wide forms. Work closely with team members to ensure that all pertinent information, documents and records are appropriately organized and maintained in centralized Legal Department electronic and hard copy files. Serve as Notary Public. Perform other duties as requested.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have Associate's degree and/or Paralegal certificate from an ABA-approved program and 5 years of relevant experience as a Paralegal for a law firm, corporation or government agency. Bachelor's degree and 10 years of relevant experience as a Paralegal for a law firm, corporation or government agency preferred. Prior paralegal management experience is desired. Familiarity with computer information systems an asset. Should be able to use a variety of computer software, including word processing, database and spreadsheet applications (MS Office Suite), as well as SharePoint.

Additional info

Requisition ID: 1801900

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Freeport-McMoRan Inc.
333 N. Central Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85004