Corporate Paralegal

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Corporate Paralegal

A highly regarded legal practice are seeking an ambitious, motivated Paralegal to join their reputable Corporate team in their Ashford office. The team acts for a range of clients from owner managed businesses to large national and multi-national companies in a variety of sectors including manufacturing, retail, logistics…

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Corporate Paralegal

A highly regarded legal practice are seeking an ambitious, motivated Paralegal to join their reputable Corporate team in their Ashford office. The team acts for a range of clients from owner managed businesses to large national and multi-national companies in a variety of sectors including manufacturing, retail, logistics and IT.

They are experts across a range of matters to include:

  • Share acquisitions and disposals
  • Business acquisitions and disposals
  • Management buy outs
  • Corporate restructuring
  • Corporate governance and directors` duties
  • Business formation and incorporation
  • Shareholders` agreements and articles of association
  • Share buy backs
  • LLPs and Partnerships
  • Corporate insolvency

Duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Taking instructions and progressing the files under the solicitor`s instructions
  • Assisting the team with larger scale, complex transactions
  • Attending to clients of the firm
  • Drafting a wide range of legal documentation such as shareholder agreements, business structure, business protection and business sales and purchases.
  • Making amendments to Articles of Association
  • Active involvement within business development
  • Maintaining a professional and polite demeanour at all times
  • Secretarial support is provided to all fee earning members of the team

Desired skills:

  • Working knowledge of corporate law
  • Law graduate / undertaking LPC with a genuine interest in business law
  • Handling own files under supervision
  • Client focused
  • Good knowledge of relevant computer programmes e.g. MS Office and online time recording.

Job Description

Corporate Paralegal

A highly regarded legal practice are seeking an ambitious, motivated Paralegal to join their reputable Corporate team in their Ashford office. The team acts for a range of clients from owner managed businesses to large national and multi-national companies in a variety of sectors including manufacturing, retail, logistics and IT.

They are experts across a range of matters to include:

  • Share acquisitions and disposals
  • Business acquisitions and disposals
  • Management buy outs
  • Corporate restructuring
  • Corporate governance and directors` duties
  • Business formation and incorporation
  • Shareholders` agreements and articles of association
  • Share buy backs
  • LLPs and Partnerships
  • Corporate insolvency

Duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Taking instructions and progressing the files under the solicitor`s instructions
  • Assisting the team with larger scale, complex transactions
  • Attending to clients of the firm
  • Drafting a wide range of legal documentation such as shareholder agreements, business structure, business protection and business sales and purchases.
  • Making amendments to Articles of Association
  • Active involvement within business development
  • Maintaining a professional and polite demeanour at all times
  • Secretarial support is provided to all fee earning members of the team

Desired skills:

  • Working knowledge of corporate law
  • Law graduate / undertaking LPC with a genuine interest in business law
  • Handling own files under supervision
  • Client focused
  • Good knowledge of relevant computer programmes e.g. MS Office and online time recording.

Job Summary

Location: Ashford
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Law
Division: Paralegal
Date: 1st April 2019

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Job Summary

Location: Ashford
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Law
Division: Paralegal
1st April 2019

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