Corporate Paralegal

San Francisco Bay, US | Posted January 11th, 2019

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COMPANY SUMMARY  

Tora is a leading provider of advanced cloud-based trading technology.We recently formed Caspian to meet the needs of crypto currency trading professionals.Tora and Caspian customers include internationally recognized hedge funds, mutual funds, and proprietary trading desks.Our solutions span the entire trading process, providing traders with a full suite of trade execution capabilities in markets across Asia, North America and Europe.We have over 250 employees located in the San Francisco bay area, New York, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Singapore, Cluj (Romania), and Jersey (Channel Islands).

We offer a dynamic, fast-paced workplace that attracts passionate professionals looking to advance their careers by joining a leader in the financial technology industry. Our culture was built upon an entrepreneurial spirit and complete focus on providing our clients innovative products and services. We offer professional growth through international exposure, an energetic culture and excellent advancement opportunities.

JOB SUMMARY

Tora and Caspian are currently seeking a motivated and experienced full time Corporate Paralegal to join our company headquarters in the San Francisco Bay Area.  The Corporate Paralegal will support our teams engaged in software and SaaS product development, commercialization, and deployment working with sales, support and various other departments and offices.Experience in drafting, negotiating, and closing information technology agreements and supplemental terms and conditions is a plus.Proven, effective negotiation and relationship management skills are essential to the position.

KEY RESPONSABILITIES

  • Assist with compliance with applicable laws, corporate governance policies and supervisory procedures
  • Review, draft, and negotiate SaaS license and support agreements with Sales Team members
  • Prepare, review, and negotiate contracts with third-party vendors and service providers
  • Maintain and create corporate records and provide support for specific projects, including strategic partnerships and joint ventures as they arise
  • Maintain minutes and annual filings for the company’s domestic and international subsidiaries
  • Manage trademark and patent filings with outside counsel
  • Assist with Finance and Human Resources matters, including offer letters and employment contracts
  • Have the flexibility and be willing to work on a broad variety of other legal matters
  • Be adept at managing and completing multiple projects simultaneously under deadline pressure.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • BA degree (or equivalent)
  • 4-7 years of corporate paralegal experience with a law firm or large corporation, preferably with experience working at an in-house legal department
  • Experience with software licensing agreements
  • Excellent writing and editing skills
  • Flexibility to work on a broad variety of legal matters; adept at managing and completing multiple projects simultaneously under deadline pressure
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills – great communication, entrepreneurial personality, a commitment to professionalism, integrity, collegiality and being able to approach anyone for questions and answers
  • Ability to address problems and think critically with minimal supervision

Salary/Benefits:

Tora offers employees competitive salaries commensurate with experience, comprehensive health, dental, and optical benefits for employee and family, and a firm-sponsored 401(k) program with company matching.

Work Week:

Your work week is Monday through Friday; Work hours are generally 9am – 6pm or 10am – 7pm, but we can be somewhat flexible.

CONTACT

Apply for this job here: TORA Careers – Corporate Paralegal

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