Robert Half Legal CORPORATE PARALEGAL FOR THE NORTHERN SUBS! TO 85K in Lake Forest, Illinois

Major International Corporation in Lake Forest is seeking a Senior Corporate Paralegal with International Experience!! Corporate Paralegal will be responsible for all Corporate Secretarial matters for this International Corporation. Job responsibilities include the following: managing all global entities located in countries worldwide; maintaining corporate organizational chart of all entities; manage Board of Directors Matters, including preparing for Board and Committee meetings; Company Compliance, including supporting the preparation of proxy statements and other key SEC filings; General Corporate Governance, including global governance matters and key governance programs, such as insider trading and related party transactions; Assist the Deputy General Counsel and other senior members of management to plan, prepare, distribute and coordinate materials for the Board of Directors and Committee meetings; Be responsible for administering the online distribution of Board and Committee meeting materials; Coordinate with administrative staff to prepare and coordinate Board and Committee meetings; Prepare and distribute annual directors' questionnaires; Assist the Deputy General Counsel to prepare, draft and file SVB's annual proxy statement; Provide support with general public company compliance and corporate securities regulation and compliance, including preparing, drafting and/or contributing to Forms 10-Q, 10-K and 8-K and other key reports filed with the SEC and NASDAQ; Provide legal support for capital raising transactions, including due diligence for equity and debt offerings, on an as needed basis; Assist with management of key governance programs, including-Global subsidiary governance-Insider trading-Related party transactions-Foreign Corrupt Practices Act; Provide paralegal support for the department and other attorneys, as needed, including preparing department reports and legal billing matters. If you are interested in this position, please send a copy of your resume to Claire.marshall@roberthalflegal.com AND Chinetta.foster@roberthalflegal.com ASAP!

Located in major North American and global markets, Robert Half Legal is the premier provider of legal staffing and consulting professionals on a full-time, project, and temporary basis, serving both law firms and corporate legal departments. We also provide project and e-discovery teams and workspace for a wide range of initiatives, including litigation support, M&A; and document review matters. Our dedicated teams' industry experience allows us to quickly match skilled legal professionals with the best available jobs. We offer challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and skills-enhancement training.

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Req ID: 01300-9500276804

Functional Role: Paralegal

Country: USA

State: IL

City: Lake Forest

Postal Code: 92630

Compensation: $80,000.00 to $85,000.00 per year

Requirements: Minimum of 5+ years of relevant experience as a Corporate Paralegal and a Bachelor's degree; MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE WORKING WITH INTERNATIONAL ENTITIES. Strong organizational, problem solving and project management skills, with superb attention to detail and accuracy; Effective interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills; Ability to prioritize effectively, handling multiple tasks simultaneously and observing deadlines; Works proactively to enhance and implement processes, manage projects, find innovative solutions, and communicate with other team members; Willingness to learn new skills and to take on new challenges and responsibilities; Ability to think critically and analytically; Must be highly self-motivated and resourceful, and able to work independently as well as be a team player; Ability to excel in a dynamic, fast moving and innovative environment; Familiarity with corporate governance documents, contracts and other legal documents; Proficiency with Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and Powerpoint; Experience with online board portal systems (for distribution of meeting materials) preferred; Familiarity with management of outside counsel billing, as well as online management systems (such as Simple Legal); Bachelors or Associates Degree from an accredited universityBoard of Directors Matters, including preparing for Board and Committee meetings; Public Company Compliance, including supporting the preparation of SVB's proxy statement and other key SEC filings; and General Corporate Governance, including global governance matters and key governance programs, such as insider trading and related party transactions. If you are interested in this position, please send a copy of your resume to Claire.marshall@roberthalflegal.com AND Chinetta.foster@roberthalflegal.com ASAP!