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Paralegal (12865)

Legal | New York, NY | Contract | From $45.00 to $50.00 per hour

Job Description

InGenesis is currently seeking a Paralegal to work with our client in New York, NY. In this role, you will be working in the Office of the General Counsel (OGC) at The City University of New York (CUNY).

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Job Duties

  • Experienced in Corporate/Transactional Paralegal to perform essential advanced and confidential paralegal work supporting attorneys in the OGC’s Business Affairs Unit (BAU), and administrative duties supporting crucial office operating functions.
  • The University Corporate/Transactional Paralegal assists CUNY attorneys in the BAU with confidential, complex, time sensitive legal, regulatory, and compliance matters affecting the University and its 25 colleges.
  • Reporting to the University Executive Deputy General Counsel, the Corporate/Transactional Paralegal performs significant paralegal duties, including: conduct legal and factual research, organize and maintain contract and real estate transaction files, policy and guidance memoranda, corporate governance documents, and reference resources; conduct initial contract reviews, draft, proofread, and compare versions of contract documents; review and coordinate documents and materials for signature, notarize documents; and provide analytical and administrative support with projects.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Four (4) years of relevant experience, at least two (2) of which were in transactional legal work and/or performing work similar in scope to the requirements stated above using Microsoft Office worksuite software.
  • Two (2) years experience using automated legal tracking system, case review management, and document management system software.
  • Paralegal Certification or equivalent.

*Pay rate range commensurate on experience.

About InGenesis

InGenesis is one of the largest staffing firms in the industry and is among the largest diversity-owned healthcare staffing firms in North America. InGenesis is dedicated to placing people in positions that preserve life, improve lives, and inspire others. This does not happen without passionate people: skilled colleagues who are motivated to create innovative solutions and deliver superior service to our clients. InGenesis counts almost half of the Fortune 500 in our nearly 300 clients, including clients in the healthcare, life sciences, higher education and pharma industries.

EEOC Statement

InGenesis is proud to be an affirmative action employer and is committed to providing equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by visiting our website at