Paralegal Corporate

Paralegal Corporate

Company description

ALTIUS is an independent Belgian law firm based in Brussels (Tour & Taxis). ALTIUS currently has 65 lawyers and 25 staff members. We are a full-service law firm and our clients are mainly large foreign or Belgian companies. At ALTIUS, we do legal differently. Going the extra mile and challenging the status quo is the way we work with every colleague, client and business partner. We are looking for candidates who are motivated to go the extra mile, are open minded, deliver quality and are not afraid to challenge and be challenged.

To strengthen our Corporate and M&A team, we are currently looking for a paralegal.

Our corporate and M&A team provides solid expertise in M&A and corporate law. Our lawyers assist a wide range of corporate clients, private equity funds, financial institutions and entrepreneurs on both domestic and cross-border transactions, and across a broad spectrum of corporate matters.

Job description

As a paralegal, your main responsibilities will be to provide legal support on corporate law questions and corporate house keeping.

The job includes amongst others the following tasks:

  • Follow-up of legal publications;
  • Translation and legalisation of documents;
  • Drafting minutes (shareholders’ resolutions, board minutes,…);
  • (De)Registration with the Crossroads Bank of Enterprises;
  • Drafting of templates and legal documents;
  • Research;
  • Preparation of corporate legal documents on various topics;
  • The organization of the practice group’s know-how database;
  • Providing legal input for presentations, articles, newsletters.

Your profile

  • You hold a Bachelor or Master degree in law ;
  • You are fluent in Dutch or French and in English.. Any knowledge of an additional language is a plus;
  • You are familiar with research tools such as legal databases;
  • You have good knowledge of MS Office;
  • You have strong organisational skills and attention to detail;
  • You have a positive mindset and  a can-do attitude;
  • You possess excellent writing skills;
  • You are not afraid to speak your mind, are proactive and show initiative;
  • You are an open and enthusiastic team player and highly motivated;

Our offer

  • A challenging position with a wide variety of tasks and plenty of internal and external contacts in a renowned law firm with international clients;
  • An open-minded work environment that gives you room to propose new initiatives;
  • A newly refurbished office in the magnificent Royal Depot building on the Tour & Taxis site – easily accessible by car and by train through Gare du Nord (1,5 km). A shuttle bus to and from the train station is available free of charge every 5 minutes;
  • Opportunities to attend (internal) training, workshops and incentive activities;
  • The possibility to participate in all kind of activities (ALTIUS weekend, drinks, wellbeing sessions, sport activities, …);
  • A competitive and attractive financial compensation.

Brussels Finest Lawyers

At ALTIUS, we look at your business from two different angles: legal
practice and industry sector. Our teams of specialised lawyers are
additionally grouped into dedicated, cross-specialty, industry-focused
teams. Whether you are looking for a dedicated legal specialist or a
team of industry insiders, at ALTIUS, we got your legal issue covered.