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Our client, a Real Estate Development company, is seeking bilingual (fluent in Mandarin Chinese and English) Legal Assistant who is accustomed to working in a fast-paced environment alongside an experienced legal professional, in their New York City office.
Contract reviewing in Mandarin & English
Document and data collection, including deal files and reports, electronic communications, trading and account information
Translate documents between English and Chinese Mandarin
Coordinate meetings, assist with preparation of meeting materials and follow-up correspondences
Review and prepare metrics in response to internal inquiries from other departments
Participate in various technological initiatives, providing input for team's requirements
Manage and distribute preservation related notices and coordinate with relevant groups
Qualifications and Requirements:
Must be bilingual in Mandarin Chinese and English (fluency in speaking, reading, and writing)
Bachelor's or LLM Degree or combination of experience and education
3+ years’ experience in a legal or financial services setting
Litigation paralegal experience is preferred
Experience managing litigation case files with filing systems and proprietary database management systems; experience reviewing, researching and responding to document requests