Corporate Paralegal with SQE Sponsorship – US Law Firm – Hybrid Working

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  • Salary : Generous Salary & Overtime

Standout US law firm is looking to hire a new Corporate Paralegal to join their London office who practice both England & Wales and US law.  This role is to work directly with Partners and Associates as you will be the sole Paralegal in the firm plus with this firm not being SRA regulated there are no Trainees meaning they are needing a highly skilled and bright Corporate Paralegal who is able to work at a high-level plus has the attitude of no job too big nor too small.  This role is a rare opportunity where the firm is willing and looking for applicants who want to qualify as they are keen to sponsor this new hire through the SQE (be it 1 and/or 2) to join the firm as an NQ further down the line, this is an investment hire not just for firefighting – this firm has history of loyalty, delivery and very high standards.  Corporate Paralegal candidates must have strong GCSE and A’Level education, minimum 2:1 degree from a highly regarded university with at least 9/12 months of corporate (company/commercial, funds, etc. is good too) paralegal experience.


Duties and experience the Partners are looking for will include:


  • Prepare routine corporate documents, such as incorporation documents, board and shareholder actions, indemnification agreements, and third-party agreements.
  • Process share and option administration, including drafting agreements, and preparing reports.
  • Manage capitalization processes and records in equity management platforms.
  • Conduct corporate legal research.
  • Prepare and manage corporate filings.
  • Assist on venture capital financings, debt financings, mergers, acquisitions, and public offerings.
  • Handle correspondence to clients, holders, directors, and investors.
  • Handle due diligence and closing processes.
  • Handle daily corporate maintenance work.
  • Assist with year-end matters and notices to clients.
  • Organize client records and maintain files.
  • Input time entry daily.


Salary on this role will be market leading with remote working in place at 50/50 with candidates happy working in the office when required, plus should you be keen on overtime this firm is able to provide.