DLA Piper Paralegal - Corporate & Securities in Atlanta, Georgia

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DLA Piper LLP (US) is a leading global business law firm. We are committed to attracting, developing, and retaining the best people across our practice and business service groups. We are looking for collaborative, results oriented people who enjoy working in a fast paced environment and have exceptional problem solving skills.

If you are a highly talented Finance Paralegal interested in working closely with attorneys and clients while performing a range of substantive case and client matter related duties, we want to hear from you!

This position is located in the Atlanta office and relocation is available in

accordance with the firm's policy.

The Paralegal department provides lawyers with a high level of practice group support and is involved in the day-to-day management of clients and matters.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’sdegree and/or Paralegal Certificate

  • 5years Paralegal experience

  • Experiencein a law firm, legal department, or professional services organization

  • Proficientin MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook

  • Experiencewith finance technology software

  • Goodcommunication and interpersonal skills

  • Goodorganizational and strong attention to detail

  • Goodanalytical skills

  • Abilityto work effectively in a fast-paced and deadline-driven environment

Preferred Requirements:

  • Experienceworking within a Corporate/Securities practice group

  • Experiencemaintaining corporate record books and state filings

  • Experiencewith conducting Blue Sky filings

  • Experiencewith conducting FINRA (Financial Industry Regulatory Authority)flings

What will your day look like?

Your day will be spent performing a range of substantive transaction and entity related duties by supporting efforts between attorneys, clients, opposing legal counsel and other parties. This will include developing, monitoring and updating documents and otherwise assisting in the closing of M&A, debt financing and growth equity transactions.

You will also be responsible for researching, preparing and filing legal UCC Financing Statements, Articles of Incorporation/Organization, annual reports, managing data rooms and matter files, coordinating execution and delivery of documentation to other parties’ counsel, lenders, governmental agencies, etc., including all closing documentation. You will also develop, monitor and update closing and other checklists.

We offer exceptional career opportunities in an environment that is challenging, rewarding, and, we believe, truly different from our competitors. Our employees enjoy a competitive benefits package and a dynamic and diverse environment in which they can build a long and fruitful career and reap the rewards of their success.

To learn more about DLA Piper, please visit our website at https://www.dlapiper.com/en/us/

Agency applications will not be considered.