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Diane J. Murphy




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


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

  • Assists with the formation of profit and nonprofit 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 searches
  • 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