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Work Schedule/Shift

Day

Job ID

5000534593106

Req. No

70043255

Job Title

Paralegal II

Region

CHRISTUS System Office

Category

Legal Services

Division

Not Defined

Company

CHRISTUS Health

Travel

None

Facility

CHRISTUS Health-68600

Address

919 Hidden Ridge
Irving, TX  75038
US

Type

Full Time

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The Corporate Paralegal II position requires paralegal training, experience to support the attorney's regulatory, operational and transactional work. S/he works under attorney direction with respect to the coordination and completion of governance/corporate filings, maintenance of an entity database, due diligence, preparation of contracts with physicians and vendors, corporate/legal documentation, legal research, construction/architect documentation and real estate matters in a health care law setting as well as monitor the production and execution of a variety of projects. This position requires the ability to work in conjunction with and under the supervision of attorneys but with judgment for taking appropriate activities independently. The Corporate Paralegal I must be able to work collaboratively and cooperatively with clients and with Legal Services team associates to achieve results. Spanish language skills are a plus.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Update and maintain legal entity database
  • Prepare and file entity formation and related documents with Secretary of State
  • Prepare and submit assumed name filings, and maintain assumed name database
  • In coordination with supervising attorney, independently review and draft documentation relevant to hospital mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and other transactions
  • Build positive relationships within team, with client contacts, and with other work teams to achieve results
  • Maintain and protect confidentiality and privilege of confidential and privileged information
  • Coordinate, review and prepare due diligence materials including asset acquisitions, sale, bond refinancing, etc.
  • Assist in Centers for Medicare/Medicaid Services (CMS) applications and Civil Rights Compliance documents
  • Assist and coordinate licensure and change of ownership matters
  • Work with parties to facilitate large and complex transactions
  • Research legal and regulatory issues affecting transactions
  • Draft and review various contracts and agreements in coordination with a supervising attorney
  • Work with transaction parties and escrow agents to prepare closings for real estate and corporate venture transactions
  • Prepare, review and update American Institute of Architect (AIA) form documents
  • Independently review, prepare and work directly with clients in conjunction with attorney on construction documents
  • Draft and review medical director agreements, professional service agreements, managed care contracts, vendor agreements and employment agreements in coordination with supervising attorney
  • Assist, draft, and coordinate internal projects, i.e. physician contract manual and contract manual
  • Research and write historical data on various projects
  • Research status of corporations to be dissolved in Texas, New Mexico, Louisiana and Arkansas; coordinate and review dissolution procedures; prepare articles of dissolution
  • Perform other tasks as requested by supervising attorneys
  • Associate's degree
  • Paralegal Certificate from an accredited paralegal program preferred
  • Approximately 1-5 years of experience in paralegal or similar position
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