Senior Corporate Paralegal

Posted May 10, 2024
LocationWashington D.C.
Job Type Direct Hire
Industry Legal
ContactDirect Hire Team

Job Description

The Ford Agency is actively recruiting for a professional Paralegal to join the M&A practice of a prestigious DC law firm. This role will conduct legal research, proofread documents, and manage an internal database. This is a terrific opportunity for someone with 5+ years of paralegal experience who is looking to transition into a senior role!

Responsibilities Include:
  • Drafting, editing, and proofreading documents
  • Organizing and interpreting complex legal documents
  • Maintain fund database, uploading client documents, and organizing in a searchable way
  • Conduct corporate and securities law research as requested by attorneys and clients
  • Assist with projects as requested by partners and associates
 
Qualifications Include:
  • Bachelor’s Degree
    • JD is a plus
  • 5+ years of experience in a law firm or financial services
    • Paralegal experience preferred
  • Knowledge of corporate transactions, private equity and M&A
  • Excellent research skills
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills
 
Key points:
  • Busy role
  • Downtown DC
  • Excellent Benefits
 
Candidates for this position must be based in DC, MD, or VA area or have independent plans for relocation.
 
The Ford Agency is a recruiting firm based in Washington, DC. We represent a broad range of organizations including: non-profits, associations, legal, consulting, and government relations firms. This position is an opening with one of our clients.