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Senior Paralegal

Calgary, AB
Full Time
4 days ago

At KPMG, you'll join a team of diverse and dedicated problem solvers, connected by a common cause: turning insight into opportunity for clients and communities around the world.

The Opportunity:

The Business Law practice of KPMG Law LLP is looking for a confident and driven Intermediate Corporate Law Paralegal to join its group in our Calgary office. Our Business Law group provides legal advice with respect to corporate reorganizations, private mergers and acquisitions, general corporate and commercial matters and corporate finance.

What you will do

  • Perform a variety of complex and routine legal and administrative duties while coordinating and assisting lawyers and senior paralegals in other KPMG offices with assigned matters.
  • Drafting corporate documents for incorporations, amending articles of incorporation, preparing annual returns, drafting resolutions for dividends, dissolutions, and amalgamations.
  • Drafting closing agendas, share provisions, supporting resolutions and editing agreements for corporate reorganizations.
  • Reviewing corporate records and maintaining records on corporate database, shareholder ledgers and registers, preparing appropriate rectification steps when required.
  • Drafting documents to create partnerships and limited partnerships, organizations, rollovers, changes in records and maintaining records.

What you bring to the role

  • A minimum of 5 years of corporate law experience
  • Completion of CORES Level I, Level II and Level III
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Decisiveness and the ability to balance the demands of an emerging practice
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong MS Office skills

Keys to your success

KPMG individuals Deliver Impact | Seek Growth | Inspire Trust and understand that a diverse workforce enables us to deepen relationships and strengthen our business.

Providing you with the support you need to be at your best

For more information about KPMG in Canada's Benefits and well-being, click here .

Our Values, The KPMG Way

Integrity, we do what is right | Excellence, we never stop learning and improving | Courage, we think and act boldly | Together, we respect each other and draw strength from our differences | For Better, we do what matters

KPMG in Canada is a proud equal opportunities employer and we are committed to creating a respectful, inclusive and barrier-free workplace that allows all of our people to reach their full potential. A diverse workforce is key to our success and we believe in bringing your whole self to work. We welcome all qualified candidates to apply and hope you will choose KPMG in Canada as your employer of choice. For more information about Inclusion, Diversity & Equity in Recruitment, please click here .

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