Corporate Paralegal at Atrium
San Francisco, CA, US
Atrium is a new kind of law firm. We serve the startup community in ways our clients want to be served. We are organized like a modern business. We incentivize our team’s creativity and productivity through good management, not the billable hour. We build software to drive efficiency and transparency in our work. We achieve these differences through a technology and operations platform called Atrium LTS, which we co-founded with leading serial entrepreneurs and software developers who share our vision to fix the corporate legal practice.

As a Paralegal at Atrium, you will have a unique opportunity to employ your corporate startup experience, problem-solving and communication skills as a proactive client resource on our rapidly growing legal team. You will support the legal team on a variety of corporate transactions while guiding the client through their legal experience, like a concierge. You’ll collaborate with a forward-thinking, multi-disciplinary group of lawyers, engineers and designers to improve law firm work procedures and create efficiencies across all areas of the practice.

At Atrium, we believe that hiring smart, ambitious people and giving them strong ownership of their work leads to amazing results.

What you’ll get to do:

Act as project manager and client-facing liaison for the workflow process

Strategize with attorneys and engineers to develop streamlined processes and leverage technology to simplify and automate tasks

Provide general corporate legal support to the attorney team

Maintain corporate records

Draft financing documents and handle closing mechanics

Manage client capitalization tables

Conduct blue sky research and handle related filings

What you need to be successful:

3+ years working as a paralegal in a corporate startup practice

Experience handling all aspects of a startup client’s lifecycle including formations, board actions, stock options, and financings

High proficiency with MS Office Suite (word, excel, powerpoint)

Excellent project management, organizational and problem-solving skills

Passion for analyzing processes to improve efficiency and client experience; ability to effectively articulate your analysis to engineers

Ability to work independently, adapt to changing priorities and take on significant responsibility in a fast-moving organization

Positive, optimistic attitude!

What you’ll get from Atrium:

Compensation and benefits competitive with Bay Area AmLaw 100 firms

Catered lunch daily

Firm provided laptop and workspace tools

A collaborative work environment where your input is highly valued