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Diane J. Murphy




Michigan State University, B.A.
  • Social Science
New York University Institute of Paralegal Studies, Certificate
  • Paralegal Studies


Ms. Murphy is a paralegal in the Corporate Department and has more than 20 years of legal experience.

  • Assists with the formation of profit and non-profit corporations, limited liability companies and partnerships, and the preparation and filing of qualifications, amendments, assumed names, mergers, conversions, dissolutions, annual reports, Employer Identification Number applications and state tax registrations
  • Prepares ancillary transaction documents, closing checklists and corporate capitalization tables, obtains and analyzes due diligence and performs UCC, litigation and tax lien serches
  • Assists in the preparation and filing of securities filings, including FORM ID, Form D and other EDGAR filings and state Blue Sky filings
  • Maintains corporate records of companies, including drafting of resolutions, bylaws, operating agreements, certificates, share subscriptions, affidavits, notes and stock membership unit records