McGuireWoods LLP Debt Finance Paralegal in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
McGuireWoods LLP has an opening for a Corporate/Transactional Paralegal to join the Debt Finance and M & A team located in our Pittsburgh, PA office. This team is fast-paced and deadline-driven, and the ideal candidate will be able to adapt quickly and will have a general understanding of corporate/transactional work and deal closings.
McGuireWoods LLP is a global law firm with a legacy reaching back more than 175 years. We are strong in the traditional legal practices such as litigation and corporate law, but we are also leaders in rapidly expanding fields such as data privacy and security, the life sciences, private equity, and healthcare, among many others. We offer the opportunity to grow through an extensive range of legal practice areas and industries, and to work in locations around the world. Perhaps the most attractive aspect of joining our firm is the opportunity to work with our lawyers and leaders, all of whom reflect the value McGuireWoods places on experience, talent and diversity. For more information, please visit www.mcguirewoods.com.
Prepare closing documents for entity formation and transactions
Participate in closings: create/update closing list, distribute documents/signature pages, and draft closing certificates
Order/review/chart lien searches, order business entity documents from public offices
Manage calendars, docket and tickler systems, and assists in meeting deadlines
Manage and coordinate checklists for closings
Prepare closing binders with attention to collection/follow-up of routine post-closing items and matters
Bachelors degree with 2-4 years of corporate experience at a mid to large-size firm or equivalent in-house experience
Paralegal certificate from ABA approved paralegal program a plus
Knowledge of UCC Article 9 preferred
Knowledge of and experience using MS Word, Outlook Calendar and Excel required
Knowledge of E-Rooms preferred
Experience working with loan investment or acquisition closing procedures preferred
Ability to work well in a team environment