Genius Fund is looking to hire a Paralegal. The Paralegal will be essential in structuring, negotiating and executing Genius Fund's equity investments. The right candidate will be able to apply both a “business” and a “legal” perspective to complex business problems.

Responsibilities:

  • Transaction execution - review, negotiate and draft NDAs, letters of intent, purchase agreements, corporate documents and other investment-related legal documentation
  • Due diligence. Review and opine on critical legal due diligence documentation and risk areas
  • Existing investments. Manage legal issues with regard to existing portfolio companies including employment, compensation, contracts and disputes
  • Investment structure. Manage complex legal structuring involving multiple entities, investors, lenders and equity incentive holders

Requirements:

  • JD Degree
  • Significant experience in legal practice including drafting, reviewing, and negotiating a variety of investment agreements; drafting and reviewing legal memoranda; analyzing complex legal and factual issues; performing substantive legal research
  • Excellent judgment; able to handle multiple projects and set priorities
  • Able and willing to handle a variety of tasks across a broad range of substantive areas and to learn new areas quickly