Litigation/Corporate Paralegal

Job ID: 5309
Location: New York, NY
Category: Paralegal

This leading national law firm located in midtown is seeking a Litigation/Corporate paralegal.  Salary to 75-80K depending on experience. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Arrange filings, mailings and effecting service for matters in Federal and state courts, government agencies and other parties.
  • Assist with the organization of client materials and attorney work product including in computer-based technology, especially Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft PowerPoint.
  • Conduct research in Westlaw, Bloomberg, and other legal databases.
  • Conduct research in iPro and other discovery management tools.
  • Maintain forms, corporate books and databases relating to partnerships, corporations, limited liability companies and other corporate forms, and research with respect to state filing requirements.
  • Form and qualify entities to do business in various states and other jurisdictions including coordinating with foreign counsel to form entities and prepare formation agreements.

Essential Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Advanced knowledge of MS Office applications, including Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint
  • Ability to file documents in state and Federal courts
  • Advanced Adobe professional and Adobe Acrobat
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Trial preparation
  • Expertise in iPro or similar document management tool

Educational/Job Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • At least 5 years of experience preferred
  • Availability for overtime as needed