Transactional Paralegal Job Description

[Insert company name here] is an established and successful law firm specializing in [insert key areas of focus here]

We’re looking for a Transactional Paralegal to work on matters that involve negotiation of deals between parties (such as mergers between companies, financing agreements, and sales of divisions of companies).


Roles & Responsibilities

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Prepare documents and assist in transactions that involve individuals or businesses.
  • Draft contracts used in in-state and out-of-state deals
  • Prepares the documents and submits them to the necessary state office or government agency on behalf of clients
  • Perform or help a client perform due diligence in the preparation of an offer in the deal.
  • Helping lawyers perform closing services
  • Prepare binders of materials for lawyers or clients and complete basic accounting and billing tasks in a small office
  • Facilitate contractual workflow: manage the intake of contract requests, track contract negotiation and execution, and file completed contracts


About you

  • At least [insert number] years of experience in a law firm or in-house legal department with strong experience in commercial contracts
  • Bachelor’s degree with excellent academic record and certificate of completion from a paralegal training program
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal; capable of responding to all requests in a timely and professional manner
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail; ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously through effective prioritization
  • Ability to handle highly sensitive information and maintain confidentiality at all times
  • Ability to complete detailed research projects; strong knowledge of research resources and electronic research databases is a plus
  • Proficient skills in the Microsoft product line including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint


What you’ll get in return

The firm offers a generous benefits package along with compensation based on experience level and client orientation.

  • Competitive compensation based on experience
  • Medical insurance plan
  • Dental insurance plan
  • Vision insurance plan
  • Contribution to life insurance plan
  • 401k profit sharing
  • Parking reimbursement
  • Social, charity, and wellness events


To apply for the role or have a confidential discussion, contact us on [insert recruiter email address] or [insert recruiter phone number]