Real Estate Paralegal

JEAN KRIPTON INC. - Chicago, IL (30+ days ago)

We are currently recruiting for a Real Estate Paralegal for our client, an established law firm located in the Loop.

The Real Estate Paralegal is a self-starter, transactional paralegal whose primary responsibility is to support attorneys on real estate transactions and related work. Needs to be upbeat, energetic and have a positive team-building attitude. Should be able to move quickly between tasks and deal with multiple deadlines at once.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Review title and survey

Coordinate title clearance

Prepare UCC filings

Provide transactional support

Prepare closing documents

Coordinate signature page packets for closings

Obtain water certificate, tax stamps and documents for closing

Prepare for and attend closings

Prepare closing books

Record documents

Prepare organizational charts

Organize and form new entities for real estate transactions

Proactive and persistent team member

Education and/or Experience:
Minimum of 5+ experience as a real estate paralegal

Paralegal certificate

Undergraduate degree