9 hours

Public Finance Project Manager (Paralegal)

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
San Francisco, CA
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Public Finance Project Manager (Paralegal)

Public Finance Project Manager (Paralegal)

Orrick’s Public Finance group is currently seeking a bright, hardworking and personable Project Manager to join our San Francisco office. As a Project Manager, you will support public finance projects that promote economic development and infrastructure and provide public benefit.

Our Project Managers play an integral role on client transactions, working directly with Orrick attorneys and interfacing with clients on a daily basis on assignments such as:

• Drafting and revising legal documents, resolutions, opinions and closing certificates;
• Coordinating publication of public hearing notices;
• Interacting with state and federal agencies to file public finance forms; and
• Managing closing logistics and finalizing records.


• Juris Doctor degree or Bachelor’s degree and/or paralegal certificate from an ABA approved program (JD preferred);
• Experience working in an office environment (law firm setting preferred although not required) and willingness to learn;
• Strong oral and written communication skills;
• Strong attention to detail and organizational skills;
• Ability to work efficiently both independently and in groups; and
• Ability to work flexible hours to meet transaction demands.

As a Project Manager in California, you will also be required to meet certain requirements set forth in Section 6450 et seq. of the California Business and Professions Code (e.g., compliance with continuing education requirements). Orrick’s Public Finance group provides training and support to assist Project Managers in meeting such continuing education requirements.

Orrick is the top public finance law firm in the nation. Our Public Finance group regularly ranks as number one bond counsel and disclosure counsel nationally and among the top few underwriters counsel. Our team averages over 500 bond issues, accounting for more than 13% market share, each year. For the third consecutive year, Fortune has named Orrick to its list of 100 Best Companies to Work For. Orrick ranks among the top third of companies for its workplace culture and is one of only five law firms to make the 2018 list.

Orrick is a leading global law firm with a particular focus on serving companies in the technology, energy and financial sectors. We are recognized worldwide for delivering the highest-quality legal advice and for our culture of innovation and collaboration.

Our formula for success is simple—we provide the highest quality service to our clients and we hire the brightest and most talented individuals at every level. As an employer of choice we will provide our employees with significant work, training opportunities, team oriented culture, and the opportunity to work with the best talent in the legal profession.

Orrick offers a friendly work environment, competitive salary, and excellent benefits.

Please visit www.orrick.com for more information about the firm.

To submit your resume and cover letter for this position, please select the Apply For This Job option at the top of the page.

No phone calls please.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

Consistent with the SF Fair Chance Ordinance, an arrest and conviction record will not automatically disqualify a qualified applicant from consideration.


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