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  • Description:

    We are searching for a Paralegal – someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you will provide legal support to the Assistant General Counsels in the Legal Department, the Director of the Legal Department, and others attorneys with contracting needs, with a primary focus on supporting the contract review and approval process, including drafting contracts, management of the workflows, coordination of documents and obtaining signatures. Duties will also include performing legal research and writing, drafting of policies and procedures, intellectual property docket management and as directed.



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        Responsibilities:
        • Performs first review of contracts and other legal documents being handled by supervising attorneys
        • Coordinates review with other departmental personnel and TC departments, as appropriate
        • Prepares legal documents for review and approval by supervising attorneys
        • Handles work flow associated with contracts, including execution
        • Maintains IP docket
        • Assists with drafting documents and educational materials
        • Uses legal research providers and the internet to research legal issues, as requested
        • Drafts memos to internal and external clients under supervision of attorneys
        • Performs cite checks and shepherding of legal research performed by supervising attorneys
        • Produces letters, memos, reports and presentations in a timely fashion, ensuring accuracy, professional appearance and adequate quantity
        • Communicates and directs outside counsel, as appropriate and requested, on projects
        • Keeps legal files current and in good order so they can be retrieved easily
        • Takes on legal projects and tasks as requested

        Qualifications:
        • High school diploma or GED
        • Paralegal Certification
        • Five (5) years of paralegal experience including one (1) year experience working with contracts in a corporate department/law firm. (A Bachelor’s degree will substitute for four (4) years of experience and the paralegal certification)
        • Knowledge of contract law and legal systems
        • Knowledge of health care law is a plus
        • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations
        • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals
        • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public
        • Ability to multitask, possess excellent interpersonal skills and possess the ability to work with all levels of internal management and staff as well as outside clients and vendors
        • Ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment with respect to matters of significance which may involve the comparison and evaluation of possible courses of conduct and acting or making a decision after various possibilities have been considered

     

  • URL: https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?jk=23fc55014b568f22&from=rje&rgtk=1bic4v3nb0a2b5ve
  • Starts On: June 7, 2017, 11:42 a.m.