Private Equity

Corporate Paralegal, New York, NY

Corporate Paralegal (New York, NY): Our client a Private Equity Fund with north of $15 billion in AUM is seeking a Corporate Paralegal to join their Legal Department. 

Key Points: 

  • Role will work closely with two other paralegals and a team of attorneys. 
  • Firm is very stable and has one of the best names in the industry 
  • This position is ideal for someone hardworking and motivated, who is excited to build their career in the legal/compliance field. 
  • 100% covered benefits, 401k match, free lunch, competitive compensation. 


  • Assist in all stages of transactions; manage the firm’s entity formation and maintenance processes; organize the firm’s documents related to global business activities; raft and maintain governance and other entity documents; assist with corporate minute books.
  • Serve as the record keeper and source of information for the firm and affiliates; respond to annual questionnaires and certifications; handle various regulatory and anti-trust filings such as, Anti-Money Laundering and KYC Reviews; administer general contracts and other similar documentation as necessary.
  • This is a highly visible role, in which this person must be comfortable and professional interacting with Managing Directors and Limited Partner investors. 


  • Ideally this person should have at least 1-3 years of relevant experience from a law firm or financial services firm; basic understanding of corporate structuring; knowledge of Anti-Money Laundering and Know-Your-Customer reviews; Familiarity with formation of various global entities including certificates of incorporation/formation, bylaws/operating agreements and applications of authority.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; Strong time management and organizational skills; must be able to work efficiently in an independent environment; proficient in Adobe, PowerPoint and Visio and basic knowledge in Excel and Outlook.

Job Reference #1707

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