Paralegal Jobs in Chicago, Illinois
ACCIONA Chicago, IL
Â·Â Assist in the preparation of corporate formation and other standard legal documentation. Â·Â Assist in the formation and maintenance of affiliate companies. Â·Â Develop systems and procedures to ensure corporate compliance, including tracking applicable state and local filing requirements. Â Â·Â Develop and maintain legal filing system. Â·Â Act as a point of contact for the Legal Departmen...
Northern Trust Corporation Chicago, IL
Requisition Number: 049354 Description: Perform a variety of litigation tasks within the Legal Department, including the processing of complex subpoenas, court orders, garnishments, citations, and levies under the general direction of attorneys. Knowledge/Skills: • Proven ability to work independently with minimum supervision as required by the complexities of the particular situation. • Stron...
THIS POSITION IS IN MEMPHIS TN.. RELOCATION ASSISTANCE IS AVAILABLE International Corporation located in the Home of the Blues and the Birthplace of Rock n Roll, Memphis , Tennessee, is seeking a Contracts Paralegal or Contracts Manager to join their expanding legal group. MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Contracts Paralegal / Manager will perform a variety of paralegal and contract management...
High Tech Midsized Law Firm with an office in Chicago's Loop is seeking a Corporate paralegal with at least 3 years of experience to join their Corporate and Securities group. Seeking someone with excellent organizational and issue identification skills, strong written and oral communication skills and advanced computer skills. Responsibilities include a wide array of corporate tasks for both pri...
One of Fortune's Best Places to Work is seeking a Corporate Governance paralegal to join its legal group. Ideally candidate will have at minimum 4 years of experience. Responsibilities include assisting the corporate counsel department with: Compliance matters under SEC rules, NYSE listing standards, Sarbanes-Oxley requirements and other corporate governance rules and regulations. Preparing all...
Company Description: Cardenas Marketing Network (CMN) is a multicultural experiential marketing and international live entertainment company. With offices in Chicago, Miami, New York, and Los Angeles and more than 70 full-time marketing professionals and a national network of over 400 bilingual professionals, our experiential agency activates more than 2,500 promotions and events each year. Job De...
GE Chicago, IL
Essential Responsibilities Prepare and review Non-Disclosure Agreements Assist with managing the engagement, budgeting, and payment of law firms Be responsible for legal entities management, including; board resolutions, Power of Attorney, Apostille, officer and director appointments, and notarization of documents Assist with early resolution of commercial disputes, project-related issues, and...
KJM Staffing Solutions LLC Chicago, IL
KJM Staffing Solutions has a great opportunity for a top-notch T&E Paralegal needed for the Chicago office of a leading global firm. The ideal candidate has a Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 8 years of T&E experience in a mid to large sized law firm. This role offers an excellent compensation and benefits package. www.kjmstaffingsolutions.com...
Description AMAZING OPPORTUNITY WITH A TECH CORPORATION IN THE WESTERN SUBURBS! This is a temporary assignment for a transaction and compliance paralegal for 1-2 months. The ideal transaction and compliance paralegal will 3 years of experience, including experience with contracts management software. Experience in corporate legal department a plus. If you have the experience and are available ple...
Beacon Hill Legal is always looking for well rounded litigation paralegals. We have a few opportunities at the moment that are looking for paralegals with a background in complex commercial litigation and medical malpractice. Interested candidates should apply today! Find Us on Facebook! Follow BeaconHillLegal on Twitter! Beacon Hill Staffing Group is an EEO Employer. Company Profile: Founde...
Description HOT OPPORTUNITY! A major corporation in a Northern Suburb has an immediate need for a Corporate Contracts Paralegal expected to last 1-2 months! The ideal candidate will have 3 years of corporate and contracts experience, including significant RFP experience, as the corporate contracts paralegal will be assisting with the competitive bidding process. If you are interested in this corp...
GE Transportation Chicago, IL
Role Summary/Purpose In this role the Paralegal will: Essential Responsibilities Prepare and review Non-Disclosure Agreements Assist with managing the engagement, budgeting, and payment of law firms Be responsible for legal entities management, including; board resolutions, Power of Attorney, Apostille, officer and director appointments, and notarization of documents Assist with early resolu...
Description Our client, a litigation firm in the loop, is seeking a paralegal with 2-5 years of litigation experience. The firms litigation practice involves probate, estate administration, guardianship administration, secession, although, the firm is most concerned with litigation experience, so candidates do not necessarily need specific probate experience (but it is a plus). The position is te...
Description Litigation paralegal needed for a growing technology group located downtown Chicago. The paralegal will manage and maintain the files for multiple litigation matters and in doing so are responsible for the following: Compile and maintain complete sets of the correspondence, memos, pleadings, and client documents in a matter; Determine the information management needs of a matter, and ...
Ebay Chicago, IL
Mid-sized loop law firm is currently seeking an Intellectual Property Paralegal with a focus on patent prosecution. A Bachelor's degree and/or Paralegal certificate required, along with 3-5 years experience as an Intellectual Property/Patent Paralegal at a law firm. Responsibilities include coordinating and managing U.S. and foriegn patent filings, preparing patent related formal documents and for...
Premier full-service law firms with offices in Chicago seeks a litigation paralegal to join their dynamic team! The firm was named one of the Chicago Tribunes Top Workplaces in Chicago! The firm offers a professionally and personally rewarding workplace, we offer a competitive salary along with a comprehensive benefits package. The Litigation Paralegal will manage all aspects of large scale, compl...
A-GE Chicago, IL
Essential Responsibilities In addition to Paralegal job responsibilities, Sr. Paralegal will be responsible for the following: Independently draft complex documents such as secured financing filings, Officer's certification, and closing documents for transactions. Review and negotiate confidentiality agreements, access letters and other transaction-related documents. Coordinate compliance with...
Description The attorney is looking for an experienced corporate transactional paralegal TO ASSIST WITH HIGH LEVEL CORPORATE TRANSACTIONS. This practice consists of entrepreneurial/early stage company set ups to include financing venture capital deals. The paralegal would be responsible for preparing documents for these transactions, communicating with clients, obtaining signatures, creating init...
Description Law firm located downtown seeks a commercial litigation paralegal. A minimum of two years experience from a prior law firm required. Candidate must have experience in complex litigation cases and strong academic credentials. Must have experience with a range of litigation support applications. Bachelor's degree and/or paralegal certificate not required but preferred. Please send resum...
GE Capital Chicago, IL
Role Summary/Purpose Paralegal will support the GE Capital America's Sponsor Finance Legal department in closing documents for transactions, certifications, as well as maintaining corporate and partnership minute books. Essential Responsibilities In addition to Paralegal job responsibilities, Sr. Paralegal will be responsible for the following: Independently draft complex documents such as sec...
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$22,880.00 - $63,000.00
Typical Salary for Paralegal/Legal Assistant in Chicago
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Education / Training
Some College Coursework Completed
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Assists attorneys by performing legal research; preparing legal documents; providing support during litigation processes;
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Organizes and tracks legal documentation such as case files.
Assists in trial or hearing preparation by compiling lists of witnesses and ensuring they will attend proceedings; conducting pre-trial interviews; scheduling appearances by expert witnesses; preparing exhibits and documentation; researching jury issues.
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