Senior Legal Analyst (2625)
Pillsbury is seeking a Senior Legal Analyst in our Palo Alto office. We have an extraordinary opportunity for an experienced para-professional to join a dynamic team of corporate attorneys, legal analysts and staff. The person in this position should have extensive legal analyst experience working in corporate transactions including IPOs, mergers and acquisitions, reincorporations, stock option plans and venture capital financings, servicing a broad array of clients including technology start -ups, emerging growth companies and public firms, you will enjoy a varied work experience. In this role you will work on incorporating high tech companies, perform records management, administer and implement stock option plans, handle venture capital financings and conduct blue sky research. You will also be responsible for intricate shareholding mailings with assistance from other legal analysts.
The ideal candidate must demonstrate integrity, solid attention to detail, superior communication skills and exceptional organizational ability. Must have a BA/BS degree or equivalent with a paralegal certification from an ABA-approved program and a minimum of 7-10 years directly related work experience. Candidates should have experience supporting an IPO from start to finish, be experienced and diligent in maintaining all corporate governance documents including minute books and closing binders for complex transactions. Flexibility and willing to adjust to demanding needs and changing deadlines. Experience with stock options, stock splits is essential. Knowledge of options management software is a very strong plus (e.g., eProsper, Equity Edge, etc.). Excellent computer skills required including Excel, Outlook and Word [Microsoft 2010]. Flexibility to work overtime as requested.
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.