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Legal Staff Paralegal in Atlanta, GA

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Company name

Aaron's, Inc.

Organization Type


Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Real Estate

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required


USA Atlanta, GA

Date Last Verified

Jul 03,2018

Posted on

Mar 21,2018

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Paralegal - Real Estate The candidate will assist on all real estate related legal matters. Will also responsible for the preparation of administrative real estate matter reports. Lease Duties. Draft leases, amendments, termination agreements, assignments and subleases. Process and prepare finalized documents and other customary tasks in preparation for execution by firm's. Draft estoppel certificates and SNDAs, send emails out to property management and facilities management inquiring of any issues related to the property and, if there are any issues or any outstanding balances owed, update estoppel certificates to reflect the same. Draft Purchase & Sale Agreements (PSA) and, if firm's is the purchaser, request earnest money payment to the escrow agent once a PSA has been fully executed. Obtain zoning letters for the locations that firm purchase. Coordinate execution by firm's of closing documents and delivery of same to escrow agent. Post-closing administrative duties. Draft sign lease and sign lease renewal packages for franchised location. The preparation of each packet includes drafting a cover letter, ACH draft notice (outlining the franchisee’s payment), amortization schedule for the duration of the lease, and sign lease or license agreement and incorporating site-specific details provided by Real Estate and/or Franchise. Send the sign lease packet to the construction manager for further handling. Perform all administrative duties associated with the above listed tasks, including, by example, draft relevant correspondence, follow up with various team members re: status of in process documents, prepare federal express packages. Provide general administrative support to attorneys handling real estate transactions. Perform research and investigative tasks regarding matters such as determining the amount of filing fees for documents to be recorded and necessary steps to put a bond in place/have a bond released.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate must have 5+ years of paralegal/legal experience at law firm or in-house, including 3+ years of prior experience focused on Real Estate law (preferred). Bachelor’s Degree and/or certificate from appropriate paralegal accreditation program required. Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and legal matter management software is required. Prior in-house experience in multi-unit retail system environment is preferred.

Additional info

Job ID S02005J

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Aaron's, Inc.
309 E Paces Ferry Rd Ne
Atlanta, GA 30305