Financial Services Paralegal

This AM Law 50 law firm with offices worldwide, has a rare opportunity in their financial services practice group working with high energy and high powered partners for an experienced Financial Services Paralegal in their Washington D.C. office

You will provide organizational and substantive support to attorneys in the Financial Services Practice Group to include strong ability to proofread, cite check and assist attorneys in preparing client memoranda, letters and agreements, and prepare and assist in preparing articles, as well as outlines and PowerPoint presentations used for speaking engagements, client presentations, and to assist with preparation of materials for client meetings.

You will conduct legislative, regulatory and other research tasks requested by attorneys and clients and synthesize data into concise communications for attorneys and clients. Conduct regular monitoring of relevant agency websites and/or databases to provide updates to attorneys and clients on key issues identified by attorneys.  Assist with drafting of client alerts and client communications.  Assist in preparation of and filing multi-state license applications.  Deliver and/or file documents with Congressional committees and federal regulatory agencies, including filing applications, testimony and comment letters for financial services companies and other clients, and assist with other state and federal governmental filings as necessary.

Please have a Bachelor’s degree with a strong academic record and a minimum of four (4) years’ experience with banking and consumer financial services law issues, as well as data security and privacy issues, familiarity with the federal legislative (including legislative history) process and federal regulatory process is highly preferred.

1600 billable hour requirement which everyone meets and exceeds

Heavy Cite Checking a must

They love talent that has a strong sense of accountability, takes ownership over projects and responsibilities and resolves issues proactively.

The firm offers $65,000-$100,000 DOE with amazing perks and benefits to make anyone smile.  37.5 hour work week, paid overtime, 401k , bonus and an amazing open diverse office environment.