Perkins Coie, LLP Paralegal in Palo Alto, California

ParalegalCorporate LawJob #S20180402 – Palo Alto, California

The Palo Alto Office of Perkins Coie has an immediate opening for a Corporate Paralegal. Corporate maintenance responsibilities will include drafting documents for formation of new entities, board and stockholder actions, maintenance of minute books, corporate records and stock ledgers, option plan administration, "blue sky" and other state and federal filings. Transactional responsibilities will include due diligence production and/or review, drafting of miscellaneous transaction documents, and management of closings on venture capital financing and merger and acquisition transactions. Must be able to handle multiple assignments, work well under pressure, and have the flexibility to assist team in meeting client demands on accelerated schedules. Superb organizational, analytical and communications skills a must. Requires 4 year degree and 7+ years’ experience as a corporate securities paralegal working with emerging growth companies. Local firm experience preferred. Strong knowledge of California and Delaware corporate law, federal and state securities laws, option plan administration, venture capital finance and private company M&A required. Experience with public offerings, public company reporting/compliance, and secured lending a plus.

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