Fabulous law firm located downtown Toronto is growing! The firm is looking to add a Corporate law clerk to their team.
Draft and review corporate documents as they relate to incorporations/organization of corporations, amalgamations, revivals, amendments, dissolutions, continuances, officer certificates, notarial certificates, officer certificates, tax reorganizations and other tax transactions, annual resolutions, etc.
Review memos with respect to tax related corporate reorganizations, preparation of document checklist and draft documentation to effect proposed plan.
Review of purchase agreements and preparation of closing agenda and appropriate closing documentation required to complete share and asset purchase and transactions, and corporate finance transactions.
Review of corporate minute books, preparing a summary of deficiencies and documentation to rectify deficiencies.
Conduct corporate searches and analyze/summarize search results.
Law Clerk Diploma from accredited institution
5 plus years’ experience working within the Corporate Department in a law firm
Extensive transactional and tax experience
Knowledge of corporate statutes and regulations
Excellent organizational and time management skills
Effective verbal and written communication skills in English
Ability to work independently, following instructions with minimal supervision
Experience using OnCorp, MinuteBox and Cyberbahn
Strong technical skills using Microsoft Office 2010 (Word, Outlook and Calendar).
Experience using a document management system and corporate database