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Corporate Paralegal (Capital Markets and Public Companies)

Fenwick & West, LLP
Mountain View, CA
United States

Fenwick & West is a top-tier law firm with an open and inclusive culture. With more than 400 lawyers and 400 employees in Silicon Valley, San Francisco, Santa Monica, Seattle and New York, we work with companies on the cutting edge of technology, life sciences and cleantech. For more than four decades, our firm has helped some of the world's most recognized companies become and remain market leaders. We are proud to have been named one of the Best Places to Work in the Bay Area for the twelfth year.

We have a career opportunity for a Corporate Paralegal (Capital Markets and Public Companies) experienced in: IPO and public company matters, including registration statement numerical backup spreadsheets, beneficial ownership tables, '34 act, Section 16 reporting, Rule 144 and legend removal letters, transfer agent onboarding, stock exchange applications, FINRA filings, selling stockholder matters, closing documents, closing volumes and board resolutions and minutes. This position can be based in our Mountain View/San Francisco/Santa Monica (CA), Seattle (WA) or New York (NY) office.

Desired Skills and Qualifications:
- 2+ years of corporate and transactional experience.
- Experience in capitalization maintenance platforms like CapMx, ShareWorks, Carta.
- Experience with '34 act, Section 16 filings, beneficial ownership rules, legend removal opinions and other securities matters.
- Exemplary communication, research and organizational skills.
- The ability to multi-task in a highly demanding, deadline driven environment.
- Experience working in a large corporate setting or law firm preferred.
- Substantial experience with Excel spreadsheets.
- A four-year degree and/or a paralegal certificate from an ABA-approved program.

To be fully considered for this position, please apply directly online: http://www.fenwick.com/pages/Careers-Professional-Staff.aspx