Paralegal in corporate law and securities

  • Groupe Montpetit
  • Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • Jun 19, 2017
Full time Paralegal

Job Description

Paralegal in corporate law and securities

  • Job number: 17-0209P
  • Employment type: Permanent Full Time
  • City: Montréal
  • Department: Legal
  • Employment status: Open

Description

PARALEGAL IN CORPORATE LAW AND SECURITIES (2 to 6 years of experience)
DOWNTOWN MONTREAL
 
Our client is looking for a Paralegal in Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) and Securities. You will work with experienced partners in transactional law within a nationally renowned law firm.   Your professionalism will be leveraged and you will contribute to large-scale transactions and stimulating negotiations that will offer beautiful and interesting career prospects. 
 
Competitive social benefits and stimulating work environment.
 
YOUR ROLE

  As a member of the Corporate Law and Securities team, you will participate in large-scale projects. Your professional responsibilities will include:
 
•  Preparing and filing legal documents related to M&A transactions.
•  Preparing all documents related to constitutions, organisations, modifications of statuses, prorogations, mergers, dissolutions, share transactions, extra-provincial registrations, turnovers, estate freezes and all other transactions including the diligent verification of corporate books and related registries.
• Assisting external clients and firm lawyers during closing sessions.
• Keeping diverse legal documents for corporate clients up to date.
• Filing reports on SEDAR and BDNI.
• Filing insider reports on SEDI.
• Performing corporate research on diverse databases.
• All other related tasks.
 
YOUR STRENGTHS

  You have a Certificate in Law or a DEC in Legal Techniques.
You have a minimum of 2 to 6 years of experience in a similar position.
You are bilingual, spoken like written.
You are highly proficient in MS Office Suite.
You are highly organised and know how to manage multiple cases at once.
You are professional and discreet.
You are detail-oriented, autonomous and independent.
You have a great teamwork spirit and strong interpersonal skills.
You work well under pressure.
If you are proficient in EnAct, it is an asset.
 
THE EMPLOYER

  The employer we represent is a large and nationally renowned law firm firmly established in the Montreal legal community. Located in the heart of downtown, the access is easy by metro, trains and suburb trains. Our client offers very competitive social benefits.
 
Interested by this challenge? Please submit your application to Jade Montpetit: Jmontpetit@groupemontpetit.com stating job offer number 17-0209P.
  *We thank you for your interest in Groupe Montpetit. Please note that only chosen candidates will be contacted.*  

Practice Area(s)

Corporate Law