1+ months

Paralegal Assistant

San Francisco, CA 94102
Job Description: At Perkins Coie, we look for individuals that are self-motivated, dedicated to providing value and superior services and, above all, people who have a high degree of integrity and enthusiasm for their work. Weve created a company culture that is based on collaboration, devotion to serving our clients, and mutual respect. Perkins Coie is committed to advancing diversity and inclusion both within the firm and throughout our collective communities. Work for one of the 100 Best Workplaces in America, get great health insurance, tuition reimbursement, your birthday off, and paid sabbaticals. Under supervision, assist paralegals, lawyers, and clients with a variety of low-level paralegal duties. Maintain positive contact with clients and observe confidentiality. Essential Functions Assist with maintaining minute books, corporate records. Assist with maintaining stock ledgers; option plan administration. Assist with "blue sky" research and state and federal filings. Assist with due diligence production and/or review. Draft miscellaneous transaction documents. Assist paralegals with closings on venture capital financing and merger and acquisition transactions. Maintain positive contact with clients and observe confidentiality of client matters. Ability to conduct basic Company Internet Research. Ability to access and understand information contained on Secretary of State websites Keep accurate time records. Prepare material for photocopying. Prepare material for in-house and outside distribution. Obtain factual information from clients and third parties, including governmental agencies. Keep track of case/matter deadlines. Perform computer database input and retrieval Be present at work during regularly scheduled working hours and as needed in the job position, consistent with the Firm's attendance expectations. Specific Skills Required Organizational, analytical and communications skills a must. Ability to establish effective working relationships with Firm lawyers and staff, client personnel, and other professionals. Ability to handle multiple assignments, work well under pressure, and have flexibility to assist team in meeting client demands on accelerated schedules. Specific Skills Preferred Ability to take initiative and to exercise discretion and independent judgment. Familiarity with California and Delaware corporate law. Education and Experience Requires a 4-year degree and at least 1 year of corporate experience. Basic computer skills including Word and Excel required. Familiarity with commonly used capitalization management tools such as Carta or Shareworks.
Posted: 2022-03-23 Expires: 2022-05-24

Perkins Coie understands your career is about choices, not trade-offs. Named one of the country's "100 Best Places to Work For" by FORTUNE magazine for 13 consecutive years, we provide an exceptional foundation on which to continue or expand your practice. During the past three years, we have hired more than 200 lateral attorneys firmwide at all experience levels. Our attorneys have broad and diverse backgrounds both within and outside the practice of law. By focusing on outstanding client service, superior legal work and generous pro bono and community involvement opportunities, we're dedicated to providing an atmosphere that encourages you to pursue your definition of success--both inside and outside the office.

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Paralegal Assistant

Perkins Coie LLP
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