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Freseius Medical Care

Paralegal

Freseius Medical Care - Waltham, MA

PURPOSE AND SCOPE:



The Paralegal position supports various legal department staff including Assistant General Counsel with substantive and administrative legal needs. Under general supervision, the Paralegal will assist in a variety of law-related activities that do not require a law degree, including: legal and regulatory research; document preparation and review; contract management; coordination and preparation of filings, reports and responses to regulators, business counterparties, internal clients and their respective representatives; as well as maintenance of books and records.



PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:





  • Under general supervision, follows established company policies and procedures and applies acquired job skills to administrative legal needs.


  • Works on assignments that are semi-routine in nature, but recognizes the need for occasional deviation from accepted practice.


  • Support General Counsel in their delivery of legal services including assistance with the preparation of a variety of substantive legal documents and agreements.


  • Assist with joint ventures.


  • Assist with editing, compiling and maintaining the department's template agreements and agreement databases.


  • Conduct state specific and other research projects upon request.


  • Assist with the document management database and manages the organization of electronic files.


  • Refer to senior staff for assistance with higher level problems that may arise.


  • Escalates issues to supervisor for resolution, as deemed necessary.


  • Assist with various projects as assigned by direct supervisor.


  • Other duties as assigned.




EDUCATION:





  • Bachelor’s Degree required; Paralegal certificate preferred.




EXPERIENCE AND REQUIRED SKILLS:





  • 2+ years’ related experience working with a legal team or department required.


  • Knowledge of legal documents and document management software required.


  • Prior law firm experience is required.


  • Experience drafting and reviewing legal documents.


  • Substantial experience administering document management systems.




445 days 1 hour ago

Freseius Medical Care

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Location: Waltham, MA