Senior Paralegal – Financial Services

Senior Paralegal - Financial Services

Senior Paralegal - Financial Services

Category

Paralegals

Location

New York, New

Employment Type

Permanent

Salary

$100000 - $135000



Job Description:

Duties & Responsibilities:


Support attorneys with research, preparation and review of regulatory filings to various state, federal and international banking agencies.

Frequent interaction with high-level clients to ascertain disclosure of information related to filings, including knowledge of investment fund structure, executive officers, and advanced governance issues

Preparation and review of formation documents, including certificates of incorporation, operating agreements for new entities, and other corporate governance-related materials required for knowledge management

Draft legal responses to client requests and correspondence under supervision of attorneys

Maintain internal documents that tracks client data and perform reconciliation tasks as-needed

Assist with document retrieval and assist with a wide range of projects/deliverables

Job Requirements:

Qualifications:


Education: Bachelor’s degree or paralegal certificate from an accredited institution required.


Experience: Minimum of five (5) years corporate paralegal experience within a legal environment. High levels of experience with Microsoft Office, PDF software and basic database and case management systems required. Experience with corporate governance matters strongly preferred.


Skills and Abilities: Must be able to effectively work and communicate with all levels of partners, attorneys, and staff. Must be able to keep information confidential. Requires effective written and verbal communication and strong organizational and interpersonal skills. Ability to handle and prioritize multiple assignments while working under pressure to meet important deadlines. Must be detail oriented; possess strong organizational skills, and a high degree of accuracy.