Corporate Paralegal

Discgenics Salt Lake City , UT 84108

Posted 4 days ago

Support DiscGenics management in dealings with outside legal counsel, consultants, and vendors on corporate legal matters including confidentiality agreements, supply/service agreements, and corporate governance. Position will be part time contractor with possibility of full time employment based on performance and bandwidth/willingness to perform additional duties.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate communications between DiscGenics management and other parties negotiating legal agreements
  • Drafting contracts based on existing templates, such as confidentiality and non-disclosure agreements, employment contracts, and service/supply agreements
  • Assess document provided by or redlined by other parties then identify and summarize key issues for DiscGenics management consideration
  • Communicate with DiscGenics legal counsel
  • Log, track, and organize all new agreements and audit existing log for accuracy
  • Responding to requests for information including due diligence requests
  • Maintain organizational documents, including articles of incorporation, corporate bylaws, stock certificates, shareholder agreements, etc.
  • Assisting with paperwork needed by regulatory bodies
  • Performing legal and other technical research
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements

  • Associate Degree in Paralegal Studies (Bachelors degree is preferred)
  • Minimum 2 years working in company legal department or corporate law firm
  • Ability to react to change productively and handle other essential tasks as assigned
  • Ability to self-educate and problem solve when found in unfamiliar territory
  • Ability to think critically and pay attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and organization abilities
  • Strong research and report-generating skills
  • Desire to work in a fast paced biotech startup

Benefits

DiscGenics offers a creative, team-oriented scientific environment, along with a strong compensation package that includes salary, stock options, and a comprehensive benefits package.

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