Corporate Paralegal

Recruiter
Location
Surrey, England
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
20 Sep 2017
Closes
18 Oct 2017
Ref
RTJ276444
Contact
Rachael Travers
Sector/Practice Area
Corporate
Vacancy Type
Legal Support, Paralegal
Contract/hours
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 Rachael Travers at Chadwick Nott.

Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.