Hire Counsel is seeking paralegal candidates with a minimum of 3 years research experience with a financial services company or a law firm to work for our client, a national bank. Qualified candidates will work under the supervision of a licensed attorney and have experience resolving routine legal issues. Candidates must be familiar with a variety of legal concepts, practices, and procedures.
This position will provide legal support for attorneys in the legal department. Under supervision of attorneys, the paralegal will research and analyze law sources such as: 1) statutes, recorded judicial decisions, legal articles, treaties, constitutions, and legal codes 2) prepare legal documents, such as briefs, pleadings, appeals, wills, contracts, etc. Paralegal will need to be able to rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals and perform a variety of tasks.
- MINIMUM of 3 years research experience
- Excel skills
- Compliance experience helpful, but not required
- Excellent attention to detail and proactive
- Experience researching with international regulators a plus, but not required
- Paralegal Certificate and 3-6 years or more experience in legal field
- Start Date: 8.6.2012
- Duration: 4-5 Months
- Pay Rate: Market Rate
- Schedule: M-F, 8:30-5:00. Overtime as needed.
- Equity participation through Employee Stock Ownership Plan, provided meeting plan requirements
- Highly competitive hourly rates/compensation
- Direct Deposit
- Medical, Dental, Disability Insurance among others
- Holiday Pay
- Bonus Pay
About Hire Counsel
Hire Counsel is proud to be a 100% employee owned company through the HCMC Legal, Inc. Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP). This unique corporate structure allows for equity participation by our temporary employees through the ESOP, provided they meet the Plan requirements. As a qualifying employee, you will become part of a growing family of legal contract professionals participating in a precedent setting employee benefit.
The ESOP benefit is in addition to our generous benefits packages including medical, dental and disability insurance, 401(k) plan, as well as holiday and bonus pay.
At Hire Counsel we take great pride in the professional, courteous and congenial manner in which we work with all of our employees. We recognize our success is due to the efforts of our talented pool of hardworking temporary employees.
Hire Counsel is a national legal staffing organization dedicated to providing our clients with the finest candidates available. We keep this promise by offering our candidates an industry-leading benefits package and by hiring smart, experienced staff, all of whom are attorneys and paralegals committed to responsive, active service.
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