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Job Title: SENIOR CORPORATE PARALEGAL (7+ Years) ( ID: O9482 )
Career Category: Commercial Contracts, Contracts, Corporate - General, Corporate Law, Law Firm
Posted Date: 2014-06-25
Location: Downtown Vancouver
NOT YOUR AVERAGE CORPORATE LAW FIRM – Young, Dynamic, Entrepreneurial!

If you are seeking to work at a firm with the work and caliber of a top tier National law firm that truly respects a life outside of the office– then this is the place for you!

This young, dynamic downtown Vancouver Business law firm offers a unique and collegial environment with the work and caliber of clients of a large downtown firm!

Job Description:

Our client, a full service corporate commercial law firm, brings together the expertise from internationally recognized law firms around the world to the landscape of Vancouver. With their global experience and dynamic and refreshing attitude, the firm boasts leading corporate clients with a uniquely collegial and creative business minded approach to the law.

They are seeking to add a Senior Corporate Paralegal with 7+ years’ experience as a corporate/commercial paralegal for their growing and busy practice. Working closely with Partners and Associates across the firm, the Corporate Paralegal will be provided the platform and infrastructure to come in and support the Corporate team.

Offering a lot of responsibility, autonomy in a great work environment with a highly competitive compensation package including the ability to participate in the firm’s established profit pool.



The successful candidate will:
• Review, analyze and make recommendations concerning routine corporate matters.
• Assist lawyers with high-level corporate transactions as well as ongoing corporate maintenance, including but not limited to formation, registration, continuations, amalgamations and dissolution of BC and Federal entities; share transfers, changes in corporate names, directors and officers, dividend and capital dividend resolutions and preparing annual report filings
• Establish not for profit entities, family trusts, and assisting in tax driven corporate reorganizations (section 85/86 rollovers).
• Coordinate with other agents and law firms across Canada in the course of representing our corporate clients’ needs.
• Respond to client inquiries and handle routine corporate tasks independently.
• Conduct Diligence and audit review of corporate records and preparation of rectification resolutions.
• Be well versed in conducting basic corporate and public searches, including corporate searches, PPR registrations, tax and employment matters.
• Be familiar with commercial lending transactions.
• Be familiar with SEDAR filings and public company compliance.
• Ability to search PPR registry and tend to PPSA filings a plus.
• Familiarity with Commercial Real Estate transactions and related LTO filings a plus.

A truly great opportunity to work with a well-regarded team in a collegial environment who respect and encourage work-life balance.



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