Fenwick has an excellent growth opportunity for an experienced corporate paralegal. This position can be based in either our Mountain View (CA) or New York (NY) office.
You will be part of a team focused on mergers and acquisitions ("M&A") of well-known and upcoming Silicon Valley high tech and biotech companies. You will have an opportunity to specialize and grow your knowledge in this fast-paced, high-profile practice area. Responsibilities include collecting due diligence documents and organizing electronic data sites, performing diligence research and capitalization due diligence, coordinating shareholder mailings and regulatory filings, drafting and managing signing and closing documents, and preparing closing volumes.
We are seeking a paralegal with these qualifications: 3+ years M&A experience; a high level of proficiency with Excel; ability to multitask in a highly demanding, deadline-driven environment; bachelor's degree and/or a paralegal certificate from an ABA-approved program, or equivalent experience; experience in a large law firm or corporate legal department is a plus.
Internal Number: R1053
About Fenwick & West
Fenwick & West is a top-tier law firm with an open and inclusive culture. With more than 300 attorneys and 400 employees in the 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.