The Corporate & Securities Practice Group at Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff LLP is seeking to add a paralegal to its team. Ideal candidates will have experience in the following areas: UCC financial statements, coordination and documentation process associated with mergers and acquisitions, loan closings, securities filings, tax documents, creation of corporate entities, drafting articles of incorporation, notices of meetings and filing of appropriate documents at both the state and federal levels. The chosen candidate will be working with a team that deals with a wide range of complex business transactions.
Benesch’s Corporate & Securities team represents dynamic businesses, both public and private, in matters of day-to-day counseling, capital formation, merger and acquisition activity, joint ventures and strategic alliances. We strive to be our clients’ primary business and legal advisors and counselors.
Qualified candidates will have at least 3 years of solid corporate and securities law firm paralegal experience. In addition, a B.A. or B.S. degree and/or a paralegal certificate from an ABA accredited paralegal program is preferred. Excellent communication & presentation skills (oral and written) are essential for the success of this candidate. The ideal candidate would possess the following characteristics: honesty and integrity; a team player; a detail-oriented professional; a high degree of ethics, pride, and achievement; commitment-driven, while focusing on long-term objectives; a creative problem solver.
To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and transcript by email to Laura Dutt, Legal Recruiting Manager,
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