Job Details

Paralegal

Location: New York, NY | Position type: Contract | Job ID: 138777

JOB TITLE: Paralegal

Please note that this is a three month temporary position with the potential to extend.

 

Job Summary:

Our client is branding company specializing in branding acquisition, trademark holding, licensing, brand cohesion and product packaging and promotion.  This company signs license agreements with 3rd parties, pays royalties, initiates leases, and engages in offensive and defensive litigation; all contract review and negotiations are done internally. The paralegal will work closely with General Counsel on a daily basis.

 

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Daily review of licensing agreements that are 35-40 pages in length
  • Printing, marking and editing red-lined drafts of licensing agreements
  • Work with attorney on administrative duties including flagging emails, organizing the office calendar, and creating charts and implementing other tasks that may be beneficial for meeting deadlines in the office.

 

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • 2-3 years’ experience reading and editing contracts
  • Experience with red-lining
  • Experience using Microsoft Word