Special Counsel is currently recruiting for experienced Corporate Legal Assistant. We anticipate that our clients in the Detroit market will be having this need in the near future so we are trying to get ahead of the curve! With that in mind, we are seeking highly motivated self-starters who are comfortable interacting in a professional environment.
Assisting in all phases of client transactions, including due diligence document reviews, negotiation sessions, corporate filings, closings and post-closing matters;
Conducting research and compiling corporate information binders;
Assuming a high level of responsibility for keeping track of, organizing, proofreading, filing and distributing documents related to corporate deals; and
Frequently interacting with partners, associates and clients.
Assisting with administrative matters related to expense reports, proofreading various documents and drafting client correspondence.
Bachelor's degree with high academic standing, an ABA approved Paralegal Certificate or commensurate on point experience.
2+ years of experience
Excellent communication skills and superior professional polish.
Ability to work well under pressure and coordinate several activities at once;
The capacity to meet strict deadlines;
Strong research skills