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Paralegal Jr.

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Date: Sep 15, 2022

Location: Wickliffe, OH, US, 44092

Company: Lubrizol Corporation

The Lubrizol Corporation, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a market-driven global company serving customers in more than 100 countries. We own and operate manufacturing facilities in 17 countries, as well as sales and technical offices around the world. Through our global sales and manufacturing networks, we are able to deliver the products and services our customers need, where and when they need them.

Job Mission:

  • The Governance and Transaction Paralegal will contribute to Lubrizol’s growth and success by supporting the Corporate Secretary to ensure proper governance activities globally, while assisting other corporate support groups (M&A and finance) on special projects.



  • With Lubrizol’s Corporate Secretary, maintain minute books and attend to associated corporate governance matters (such as incorporations, formations, foreign qualifications, mergers, and dissolutions)
  • Assist on all aspects of mergers and acquisition activity, ranging from due diligence to post-closing integration activities
  • Assist in the management and coordination of, and document preparation for, global entity restructuring projects
  • Attend to board matters at the subsidiary and shareholder (Berkshire Hathaway) level
  • Assist with the coordination and documentation for the declaration and approval of cash management activities, ranging from loans to dividends
  • Respond to requests for information on management and control structures at the subsidiary and corporate levels
  • Work with treasury in the establishment of domestic and international bank accounts and complete Know Your Client requests for information



  • Minimum of 3 years’ relative experience (governance and transactions)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to communicate effectively across all levels of the organization
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • The ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects with attention to detail
  • Familiarity with Ohio general corporate law


Considered a Plus:

  • Bachelor’s Degree is preferred.
  • Paralegal Certification is preferred
  • Extensive corporate governance and transactions experience preferred
  • Notary Public preferred


While headquartered in the United States, Lubrizol is truly a global specialty chemical company.  We have a major presence in five global regions and do business in more than 100 countries. Our corporate culture ensures that Lubrizol is one company throughout the world, but you will find each region is a unique place to work, live and play.


Lubrizol is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, national origin, citizenship, age, religion, marital status, military service, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or any other characteristic or trait protected by federal, state, or local law.

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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