5 days old

Finance Paralegal - Philadelphia

Ballard Spahr LLP
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103
  • Job Code
    173574
  • Job Type
    Paralegal
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Ballard Spahr LLP is seeking a paralegal to support our nationally-recognized public finance lawyers who represent state and local governments and authorities, nonprofit organizations, investment banks, and banking institutions in virtually every type of municipal bond transaction. The successful candidate will be located in our Philadelphia PA office and will undertake a range of tasks and responsibilities that include: preparation of documentation for closings including, organizing proofreading and assembling documents; conducting due-diligence; drafting bond documents, disclosure documents, closing certificates and opinions; coordinating closing logistics; preparing and filing of UCC Financing Statements; researching industry databases and applicable law.


Ballard Spahr is not accepting resumes from search firms for this position.

 

Ballard Spahr offers excellent compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, and a generous paid time off program. For immediate consideration, please visit https://ballardspahr.silkroad.com/epostings/and apply online.

 

Ballard Spahr is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a culturally diverse environment. The firm encourages applications from a diverse pool of candidates, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, age, national origin, handicap or disability, citizenship, sex, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, transgender status, sex stereotyping, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or any other category protected by applicable law.

Requirements

We are seeking someone who is energetic, detail-oriented, with the ability to manage multiple priorities and understands the cycle of a transaction. Candidates considered will be proactive self-starters with demonstrated experience maintaining high quality work products in a fast-paced environment and within time constraints. Successful candidates will have proven track record in preparing project schedules and monitoring deadlines and deliverables from various project parties.

 

Strong writing and proofreading skills, oral communication skills, research, organizational and interpersonal skills are essential to be successful in this position. Minimum requirements include a four-year college degree or equivalent experience; demonstrated written and oral communication skills, intermediate level of technical proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and document management systems. Prior experience as a paralegal in public finance, commercial lending transactions, corporate law and/or real estate areas is a plus, but not a minimum requirement. The candidate must be able to work overtime, as needed. Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.

 

Categories

Posted: 2020-11-19 Expires: 2020-12-19

Ballard Spahr LLP

Ballard Spahr LLP, an AmLaw 100 law firm with more than 650 lawyers in 15 U.S. offices, serves clients across industry sectors in litigation, transactions, and regulatory compliance. We partner with clients—from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies, governments, and non-profit organizations—to deliver the strategic counsel, powerful advocacy, and dynamic thinking that helps them overcome challenges, protect what’s important, and position for future success. The firm combines a comprehensive scope of practice with strong regional market knowledge. And we are nationally recognized in the development and use of innovative technology to drive efficiency, transparency, and results. Please visit www.ballardspahr.com.

 

Latest Legal News

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Finance Paralegal - Philadelphia

Ballard Spahr LLP
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast