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Technology Companies Group Paralegal

Wheeling, WV 26003
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Orrick currently has an excellent opportunity for a Technology Companies Group Paralegal in our Global Operations (GOC) in Wheeling, WV.

Our GOC is within commuting distance of the greater Pittsburgh area and Ohio Valley, including: Pittsburgh, Carnegie, Moon, Robinson, Cranberry, Green Tree, Mt. Lebanon, Bethel Park, Southpointe, Bridgeville, McKees Rocks, Upper St. Clair, McMurray, Canonsburg and Washington; St. Clairsville, New Martinsville, Cambridge and the Weirton-Steubenville metro area.

Are you looking for a paralegal position where you can use your 1 to 3 years of experience? Do you have a high level of initiative and drive? We are looking for the best of the best for this dynamic department and offer highly competitive salaries.

Your Responsibilities:

As a Corporate Paralegal, you will support the delivery of quality legal services to clients by performing technical and clerical tasks that require accuracy, attention to detail, strong organizational skills, strong written and oral communication skills and computer proficiency. You will have representative duties which include the organization and maintenance of various corporate entities such as corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies, and limited liability partnerships.

You will perform a wide array of tasks, including but not limited to:

  • You will provide general assistance in coordinating transactions from inception to closing
  • You will provide support to attorneys and paralegals of all levels in the formation of various business entities

  • Assist with the organization of documents for transactions

  • Communicate with clients and other team members

  • Assist with closing preparation and provide general assistance at closing. This includes preparing closing documents, preparing signature pages, maintaining closing checklist, and indexing and handling closing document files.

  • Demonstrate effective teamwork.

  • Work in coordination with other departments and individuals in the firm.

  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelors Degree required with a strong academic background.
  • 1-3 years legal experience.
  • Prior experience with startups and/or technology companies is also useful but not required.

  • Have flexibility, have the ability to prioritize and organize multiple tasks in a dynamic working environment.

  • Be attentive to details, have flexibility with your work schedule and have demonstrated excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Have the ability to become familiar with the procedures, terminology and documents relating to complex transactions.
  • Ability to work in a forward-thinking working environment within a team environment.

  • Advanced computer skills including proficiency in Microsoft Office.

  • Strong time-management skills are required.

  • A passionate desire to work with startups is a must!
Who is Orrick? For the fourth year in a row, Fortune selected Orrick among the 100 best workplace cultures for the very best talent. Orrick ranks in the top 15 and is the highest-ranked law firm of only four firms on the 2019 list.

We provide excellent service to our clients and we hire the brightest and most talented individuals at every level. We champion a culture that is committed to excellence, but is also fun, inclusive and real.

Our GOC in Wheeling, West Virginia, is home to more than 300 team members. Established more than a decade ago, it was the first centralized administrative operation in a major law firm.

Orrick offers a collaborative work environment, competitive salary, and excellent benefits, including lots of extra perks, paid time to participate in community service activities and the day off for your birthday.

P
lease visit www.orrick.com for more information about the firm.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Posted: 2018-12-14 Expires: 2019-09-14

We focus on serving the Technology, Energy & Infrastructure and Finance sectors globally. Clients worldwide call on our teams for forward-looking commercial advice on transactions, litigation and compliance matters. We bring distinctive quality, teamwork and value to the table – and innovate in everything we do.

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