Paralegal (Fund Finance)
Contact(s): Karla Martin
We have an immediate opening for a an entry level paralegal for the Firm's Fund Finance practice. Our Fund Finance Paralegals help attorneys address the most challenging legal and business issues in their department. They enjoy a broad range of responsibilities, which center around providing support to Fund Finance attorneys throughout the loan transaction process, including, but not limited to, assisting with client intake, preparing simple loan documents under the supervision of an attorney (such as UCC financing statements, signature pages, and loan booking memoranda), aiding during the closing of the transaction by preparing and reviewing final closing documents, ordering lien searches, and managing the signature collection process (including through DocuSign). Also, they will support Fund Finance attorneys regarding daily requests. Combining their own skills with the state-of-the-art technology and the assistance of an administrative staff, our Paralegals help Cadwalader attorneys provide a superior level of legal representation.
This is an excellent opportunity for someone willing to start immediately and make an approximate two year commitment to the position. While paralegal experience is not required, candidates must be reliable and capable, with the ability to manage multiple assignments effectively while producing consistent work product.
Candidates should possess the following:
- four year college degree and have a min. 3.0 GPA upon graduation
- motivated and detail oriented with proficiency in MS Word and Excel
- ability to work well in a team environment
- effective communication skills
- ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment
- availability/flexibility for overtime
To apply, please send resumes to Human Resources at CWTNCResume@cwt.com.
EEOC: Cadwalader is an equal opportunity employer. We offer opportunities to all qualified persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, or status in any group protected by federal, state or local law