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Paralegal, Technology Companies Group

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
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What you need to know:  Successful applicants will be required to provide proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to the commencement of employment. Applicants who wish to apply for a medical, religious accommodation or any other accommodation required under applicable law can do so later in the process (accommodations are not guaranteed and are decided on a case by case basis).

Orrick currently has an excellent opportunity for a Technology Companies Group Paralegal.  We’re looking for the best of the best for this dynamic department and offer highly competitive salaries.

This position could be based in any of our U.S. offices (Austin; Boston; Houston; Los Angeles; New York; Menlo Park; Orange County, Portland, Sacramento; San Francisco; Santa Monica, Seattle, Washington DC or Wheeling, WV) and consideration given for 100% remote US locations.   

What will you do? As a Technology Companies Group Paralegal, you will support the delivery of quality legal services to clients by performing technical 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:

  • Establish the corporate name, prepare formation documents and coordinate execution and subsequent filing in proper jurisdictions
  • Prepare entity qualification or registration forms for foreign jurisdictions
  • Prepare and maintain minute books and capitalization tables
  • Use capitalization management software to maintain capitalization records of clients
  • Assist in drafting employment, purchase and option agreements, stock plans and other related documents
  • Blue sky research and analysis, including preparation and fling of necessary state and federal forms and reports with appropriate governmental entities
  • Assist with liquidations and dissolutions of companies and other entities
  • Assist in closings by preparing and gathering closing materials and attending the pre-closings and closing
  • You will help in drafting and reviewing routine transactional documents, e.g., signature pages, officer's certificates and, correspondence with a particular focus on serving companies in the technology, energy and financial sectors. We are recognized worldwide for delivering the highest-quality legal advice and for our culture of innovation and collaboration.
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  • A bachelor’s degree is required, and a paralegal certificate from an ABA-approved training program is preferable but not required
  • At least 5 years Orrick equivalent experience
  • Demonstrates good organization, verbal and written communication skills, plus exhibits aptitude to develop specific and detailed knowledge and understanding of complex issues and procedures
  • Proven ability to delegate appropriate tasks to other firm resources
  • Strong time management skills, and ambition to work in a dynamic, shared environment are essential
  • Excellent computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and any practice-related software
  • An understanding of Delaware General Corporate Law, New York Business Corporate Law and 
  • California Corporations Code
  • Significant substantive working knowledge of the procedures, terminology and documents relating to the formation of a variety of corporate entities. 

California Requirements: In the California offices, paralegals must meet the qualifications, including compliance with the continuing education requirements, as set forth in the California Business and Professions Code, Section 6450 et seq. 

Who is Orrick? Orrick is a global law firm focused on serving the technology & innovation, energy & infrastructure and finance sectors. Founded more than 150 years ago in San Francisco, Orrick today has offices in 25+ markets worldwide. We are recognized worldwide for delivering the highest-quality legal advice through our diverse teams and for our culture of innovation and collaboration.  Financial Times selected Orrick as the Most Digital Firm of 2020, and in the past five years, the Most Innovative Law Firm of the Year three times and runner-up twice. For the sixth year in a row, Fortune named Orrick to its 2021 list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For.  Learn more about our awesome employee experience here: Fortune 100 Great Place To Work certified company*. 

Orrick offers a collaborative work environment, competitive salary, and excellent benefits, from wellness and mindfulness programs to social impact opportunities, professional staff affinity group communities and generous paid time off. 

Please visit www.orrick.com for more information about the firm. 

How to Apply: If you are searching for a chance to create an impact, you have a little grit and you love working with a team, we want to talk with you. To submit your resume and cover letter for this position, please visit our Staff and Paralegal Opportunities Listings at www.orrick.com/Careers

No phone calls please. 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Consistent with the SF Fair Chance Ordinance, an arrest and conviction record will not automatically disqualify a qualified applicant from consideration.

Qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for the position in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring. 

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Posted: 2021-09-09 Expires: 2022-02-15
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