CORPORATE ENVIRONMENTAL/TRANSACTIONAL PARALEGAL

Location: LOS ANGELES, CA
Date Posted: 08-19-2018
We are pleased to present the following job opportunity with our client!  Take a look and if you meet the requirements please submit your resume and we'll be in touch if you're a good fit!
 
The Commercial Transaction Paralegal will provide legal and administrative support to two Senior Legal Counsel in California, who have responsibility over commercial transactions/claims and litigation, environmental claims and litigation, intellectual property and government affairs. Additionally, as the Commercial Transaction Paralegal you will assist in reviewing and responding to commercial and environmental claims and preparing basic transactional documents under supervision of Senior Counsel, including reviewing claims, researching transaction documents, researching legal issues, preparing chronologies, drafting basic commercial agreements, negotiating and drafting settlement agreements and preparing releases. 
 
Preference will go to candidates with the following:
 
  • Knowledge of federal, state and local laws.
  • Paralegal Diploma/ Certificate – ABA Preferred
  • Minimum 5 years of paralegal experience in a Corporate Firm or in-house legal environment
  • 7+ years of legal experience with a strong emphasis on business, legal operations, leadership, commercial contracts, and complex transactions.
  • Combination of law firm and in-house experience preferred.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to understand full scope of business operations and advise on implications of various actions.
  • Ability to effectively and efficiently identify, structure and deploy Legal resources to support dynamic business needs.
  • Proven contract negotiation, drafting and analytical skills, including experience negotiating with sophisticated, nationally recognized parties.
  • Strong ability and willingness to be flexible, adaptable and cross functionally build relationships in a complex global environment.
 
Responsibilities
 
  • Review and Redlining routine and recurring contracts and other legal documents, including NDAs, service contracts, terms of RFP, RFI, RFQ and subconsultant contracts
  • Ensure compliance with corporate policies and procedures, including the signing authority policy
  • Respond to requests and escalations on contract management issues, policies and procedures
 
Qualifications
The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.
 
  • Associate's Degree (accredited) in Paralegal emphasis (A.B.A. Approved Paralegal Certificate Preferred)
  • Ten years of relevant work experience (in addition to education requirement).
Very competitive salary and benefits!
Great company to work for!
Full relocation package is available!
Don't miss out! Apply now and we'll be in touch immediately with more specific details, salary information and to answer any questions!!

This position does NOT provide sponsorship so please do NOT apply if you require sponsorship.  Thank You

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