Corporate Paralegal in Demand for Award-Winning Downtown Law Firm!

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Our Client is an award-winning business law firm based in downtown Vancouver.  Seasoned in corporate and entertainment law, they have a diverse team with varying backgrounds and experiences – all with the common goal of exceptional work.

The Ideal Candidate will have:

  • client-centered approach
  • 3+ years as a corporate/commercial paralegal in a busy firm
  • Intimate knowledge of ALF & BC Online paired with strong technical skills (MS Office)
  • Experience with Worldox, Workshare Compare, PC Law (preferred)
  • Ability to prioritize a busy workload for a sophisticated corporate practice
  • High attention to detail
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, able to collaborate on group projects, mentor junior paralegals and staff and also work independently and directly with clients
  • A view to challenging the status quo and instilling efficiencies in all aspects of practice

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Supporting approximately 11 business lawyers on transactional work and handle routine corporate maintenance and commercial matters for various corporate minute books (BC, federal and EPRs) as well as LPs, Societies and Family Trusts
  • The Paralegal team plays a key role in supporting the Business Lawyers in sophisticated commercial transactions, and assume high levels of responsibility and direct client contact, including assisting with preparation of transaction documents, complex tax reorganizations, amalgamations, and dissolutions
  • Due diligence review of corporate records and preparation of rectification resolutions, conduct, and review public searches in connection with due diligence matters
  • Securities and Real Estate law experience is a definite asset, but not necessary for this role

Compensation and Benefits

  • Market salary commensurate with experience in line with leading corporate service departments in downtown core. Extended health/dental benefits, cell phone and fitness reimbursement as well as a bonus program based on various criteria and contributions.

 

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