Jones Day Staff and Legal Support

Staff and Legal Support

Jones Day seeks to employ the most qualified people for every position in the Firm, continually delivering superior client service through professional excellence and teamwork. We offer competitive compensation and benefits in a stimulating work environment. When a position opens, it will appear, below, along with a link to an email to which you can attach your resume and a cover letter.

We do not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters and are not responsible for fees from recruiters or other agencies except under specific written agreement with Jones Day. We also do not accept or retain resumes that do not relate to a specific, open position or resumes of individuals who do not meet the stated minimum qualifications for the position which has been posted.

Available position(s):

  • Paralegal


Summary of Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Within the team of paralegals of our corporate department, assist lawyers with the framework of a portfolio of listed and non-listed companies (SA, SAS, SARL, SNC, SCI, GIE, Associations) or the execution of capital-intensive operations, restructuring, external growth or financing. This mission will include the following tasks: drafting of the social documentation relating to the daily life of the companies (approval of the annual accounts) or to the realization of specific operations (increases / reductions of capital, issues of securities, constitution, dissolution, liquidation, merger, partial contributions of assets or sale of business funds), keeping social records, fulfillment and follow-up of legal formalities, and conducting legal audits (review of corporate documents and drafting of the corresponding sections of the audit report).
Specialization: Company Law (unlisted and, ideally, listed).

Required Qualifications:

  • Legal Education in French Law.
  • 3 years' experience as a paralegal, ideally acquired in a business law firm.
  • Fluent in French and English.

Principals only - No search firms.

Qualified applicants should send their CV to parishr jonesday.com