Corporate Paralegal

Chadwick Nott
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is recognised as one of the UK's leading national law firms and they are currently seeking a paralegal. The main aspect of the role will be to support their Corporate & Commercial department but the successful candidate will also provide support across the banking, tax and commercial practice groups as required.

The role will include:
*General support of the department’s transactional work and other projects
*Creation of new client matters including conducting conflict checks
*Assisting with preparation of ancillary documents relating to transactions such as Companies House forms, board minutes and shareholders’ written resolutions
*Managing electronic data rooms
*Preparation of completion bibles (hard copy and on CD-rom)
*Incorporating companies using electronic systems
*Maintaining the Companies House search account, being responsible for investigating new search methods as necessary
*Routine company secretarial work for client companies including filing annual returns, processing charge registrations, changes of officers’ details and dormant company accounts forms at Companies House
*Compiling and updating statutory registers
*Forwarding on of post to companies for whom we act as registered office
*Occasional legal tasks required i.e. drafting

Candidates should have experience in a similar role and strong academics including some legal training - LLB, GDL, LPC etc.

For more information, please contact Sarah Boxall at Chadwick Nott.