2 yrs required
Chicago, IL, United States
Legal, Real Estate
Jul 05, 2022
Hire Counsel is searching for a paralegal with a significant amount of commercial real estate experience in a law firm setting to join a 45-person real estate team in Chicago. Our client has earned the reputation as one of the premier real estate practices in the country, having been recently recognized by Chambers and Partners as among the top tier of real estate practice groups.
What you'll be doing - Real Estate Paralegal
• Lead the title and survey process for real estate transactions, including reviewing title commitments and surveys, drafting and responding to title and survey objection letters, and working directly with title underwriters to clear title and obtain title policies
• Perform legal due diligence for commercial real estate transactions, including reviewing zoning and environmental reports, property tax records and other documents
• Manage transaction closings, including timelines and checklists and coordinating with internal and external parties to ensure the timely completion of all closing items
• Prepare closing binders of all final transaction documents
Real Estate Paralegal Qualifications:
Why you should apply - Real Estate Paralegal
This individual will work with the Real Estate Group on a variety of commercial real estate projects including acquisitions, dispositions, development, lending and leasing projects. Our client offers a very competitive salary, excellent benefits package and a great work environment. Position is hybrid coming into the downtown Chicago office 2-3 days per week.