Paralegal (Global Finance) - Chicago

Alchemy Legal - Chicago, IL

Paralegal (Global Finance) - Chicago

One of our prestigious firms is seeking a Global Finance Paralegal. The Global Finance Paralegal will manage all aspects of large scale financial transactions; and assist with research and document management. The position will require overtime and may involve some travel.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Support lawyers in the Global Finance Group on commercial loans, securitizations and other corporate finance transactions;
  • Draft and arrange for the recordation of U.C.C. financing statements and fixture filings and exhibits;
  • Research Article 9 & U.C.C. issues;
  • Obtain, review and analyze lien search reports and prepare lien summaries;
  • Obtain incorporation/formation documents and prepare initial drafts of ancillary closing documents;
  • Review, summarize and organize due diligence materials;
  • Conduct, monitor or coordinate a closing and all post-closing activities;
  • Review closing documents for completeness and compliance;
  • Supervise the preparation and distribution of closing books;
  • Other responsibilities as assigned by the lawyers or paralegal manager

Education and/or Experience:

Required:

  • BA/BS with strong academic credentials
  • Minimum 2 years experience at a medium or large law firm in banking or financial transactions
  • U.C.C. experience

Preferred:

  • Paralegal Certificate from an ABA accredited program

Other Skills and Abilities:

In addition to the above, the following may also be required of the successful candidate:

  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • The use of good judgment and good interpersonal communication skills
  • Well developed analytical and problem solving skills
  • Works harmoniously and effectively with others as part of a team
  • A self-starter who desires to show ownership and commitment to the job
  • Exercises confidentiality and discretion
  • Strong proofreading skills.

Compensation will be commensurate with experience, salary is flexible.

Prestigious law firm provides great environment and working atmosphere.



Posted On: Wednesday, January 30, 2019



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