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Senior Corporate Law Clerk

Toronto, ON
Full Time
4 days ago

You've got big plans. We have opportunities to match, and we're committed to empowering you to become a better you, no matter what you do.

When you join KPMG you'll be one of over 219,000 professionals providing audit, tax, advisory, and business enablement services across 147 countries.

With the support to do things differently, grow personally and professionally, and bring your whole self to work, there's no limit to the impact you can make. Let's do this.

The opportunity:

The growing Business Law group of KPMG Law LLP is looking for a confident and driven Corporate Law Clerk to join its group in our Toronto office. Our Business Law group provides legal advice with respect to private mergers and acquisitions, complex reorganizations, corporate finance and general corporate and commercial matters

To learn more about KPMG Law LLP visit our website here .

Please note this is a virtual opportunity affiliated with our Toronto office.

What you will do

  • Perform a variety of complex and routine legal and administrative duties while coordinating and assisting lawyers with assigned matters
  • Drafting documents to implement incorporations, organizations, changes in corporate charter, annual proceedings, dividends, dissolutions, and business names
  • Drafting closing agendas, share provisions, and implementing complex reorganizations
  • Maintaining and reviewing corporate records, securities ledgers and registers, minute books and taking appropriate rectification steps
  • Conducting corporate searches
  • Drafting documents to create partnerships and limited partnerships, organizations, rollovers, changes in records and maintaining records

What you bring to the role

  • A minimum of 5 years of corporate law experience
  • An undergraduate university degree and/or a college Law Clerk diploma with excellent academic credentials
  • Not for profit experience is considered an asset
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Decisiveness and the ability to balance the demands of an emerging practice
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong MS Office skills

Keys to your success:
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, as well as administrative and time management skills
  • Self-driven, detail oriented and hard-working
  • Maintaining high ethical standards both personally and professionally
  • Maintaining strict confidentiality on firm and client issues

Learn more about where a career at KPMG can take you.

Our Values, The KPMG Way

Integrity, we do what is right | Excellence, we never stop learning and improving | Courage, we think and act boldly | Together, we respect each other and draw strength from our differences | For Better, we do what matters

KPMG in Canada is a proud equal opportunities employer and we are committed to creating a respectful, inclusive and barrier-free workplace that allows all of our people to reach their full potential. A diverse workforce is key to our success and we believe in bringing your whole self to work. We welcome all qualified candidates to apply and hope you will choose KPMG in Canada as your employer of choice.

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