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Legal Staff Paralegal in Los Angeles, CA

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Company name

Reed Smith LLP

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Real Estate
Trusts and Estates

Years of Experience

Max 4 yrs required

Location

Los Angeles, CA

Date Last Verified

May 07,2018

Posted on

Feb 14,2018

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Paralegal Duties: Under general supervision and according to established policies and procedures provides legal/general support to the firm's attorneys and their clients. Observes confidentiality of client and firm matters. Perform all the necessary follow-up for all post closing matters, including finalizing of closing binders; Coordinate recordation of deeds, deeds of trust, amendments, lot line adjustments, easements, covenants and other documents to be recorded.

Qualification and Experience

Requirements: Undergraduate degree and paralegal certificate required. Paralegal with 0-4 years of real estate legal experience needed. Experience in dealing with multi-state loan/acquisition transactions; Basic experience with organizational documents; Experience in drafting closing, conveyancing and loan documents; Experience in analyzing title reports, surveys, zoning certificates and other due diligence documents for acquisition and real estate loans; and Experience in reviewing leases and preparing lease abstracts. Excellent organizational, writing, and proofreading skills; Ability to track and meet deadlines; Highly motivated and a self-starter; Ability to interact well with attorneys, staff and clients; Availalabiity to travel periodically to a client in San Diego; Computer literate, able to organize electronic files, data rooms and the like; Experience in organizing and assisting with closings; Ability to review and prepare closing checklists. Excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as the ability to work with individuals at all organizational levels. Ability to organize and prioritize issues and workload. The ability to work on projects independently or with little supervision. Flexibility and ability to adapt to constantly changing priorities. Exercising independent judgment and initiative.

Additional info

Job ID: 504881

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Reed Smith LLP
355 South Grand Avenue
Suite 2900
Los Angeles, CA 90071