Corporate Paralegal Roles & Responsibilities

  • Responsible for reviewing, tracking, and monitoring legislation that impacts the company’s products and/or processes.
  • Updating leadership with timely analysis and summaries of new legislation/regulations affecting the business.
  • Assists in implementing changes to contracts to comply with legislation/regulations.
  • Responsible for support related to litigation, mediation, arbitration, and responses to complaints.
  • Renewing and maintaining company licensing.
  • Drafting, filing and managing various business entity documents for corporations, LLCs and partnerships with State agencies.
  • Drafting legal contracts, correspondence and other documents.
A wall clock near a desk with a plant and lamp sitting on it.

Day-to-Day Duties

  1. Create organizational documents, including articles of incorporation or dissolution, stock certificates and merger agreements.
  2. Draft contracts, such as employment contracts and non-compete agreements.
  3. Create and distribute annual reports.
  4. Assist with paperwork needed by regulatory bodies.
  5. Respond to Requests for Information.
  6. Assist with ethics and compliance programs.
  7. Perform legal research.
book icon

Education requirements

  • • High school/GED
  • • Bachelor’s degree, preferred
  • • Paralegal certification a plus

Corporate Paralegal Required Skills

  1. Proficiency using virtual data rooms to upload and organize documents
  2. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
  3. Experience billing your time
  4. Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  5. Superb attention to detail, as well as organizational and multi-tasking skills
Corporate Paralegal buttoning their suit jacket, ready to get to work.

Corporate Paralegal Salaries

Job Title

Corporate Paralegal

Yrs. Experience

5-10

11-12

21+

Average Salary

$57,041

$67,469

$74,837

Salary Range

$42,002-$79,101

$50,117-$88,019

$54,111-$97,431

Salary dependent on experience level, and focus area.

Start a partnership with us, or find your next opportunity.

Find a Consultant Search Jobs