Paralegal

Employer
HMSHost
Location
Bethesda, MD
Posted
May 17, 2018
Closes
May 21, 2018
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
Summary: The Paralegal is responsible for providing legal support within the Legal department and managing processes to assist in improving the efficiency of the Legal department by performing a variety of paraprofessional duties. Additionally, this position assists with legal and compliance matters and works on projects as assigned. This position may combine generalist legal knowledge with the paraprofessional knowledge of a legal specialty such as real estate, corporate, intellectual property, litigation and employment law. In this position, exercising professional judgment and discretion is critical. This is a non-exempt position and typically reports to an attorney. Essential Functions: Provides legal support in one or more of the following specializes: real estate, corporate, intellectual property, litigation, and employment law Maintains various legal documents Composes correspondence and documents for review by attorney Conducts a wide variety of legal and compliance research as requested by in-house clients and attorneys Works independently with in-house clients and attorneys in legal department under general supervision of an attorney Resolves routine legal matters in area of responsibility with minimal supervision Assists with due diligence as needed for corporate transactions Takes initiative on projects as needed

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