Job Details

Legal Staff Paralegal in Oak Brook, IL

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Company name

Republic Bank of Chicago

Organization Type


Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Finance - Banking

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required


USA Oak Brook, IL

Date Last Verified

Jul 24,2018

Posted on

Apr 06,2018

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Paralegal The candidate will be responsible to assist General Counsel with the preparation and review of loan documents, focusing on complex commercial real estate and business loans, as well as legal contract review. Assist various departments throughout the bank, including commercial lending, credit administration, retail, and deposit operations with legal questions or needs. Prepare and analyze legal documents and initiate appropriate legal correspondence. Create and maintain legal department reports to ensure accurate reporting and compliance. Manage, track, and provide responses to subpoenas, citations, levies, summons, and garnishments. Provide litigation support to outside counsel, including investigating allegations, gathering information, reviewing pleadings and responding to discovery. Organize, maintain and manage Legal Department records, including state filings, in accordance with record retention policies. Coordinate with various outside attorneys regarding collections, foreclosure and bankruptcy activity. Assist Managed Asset area with real estate sales contracts and closings.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have Bachelor’s degree and current Paralegal Certification with 3+ years of paralegal experience, banking experience preferred. Must have established knowledge and proven track record of paralegal support with knowledge of banking products, services, policies, procedures, and regulations. Understanding of Land Trust processes is helpful. Must be able to follow directions and work independently with accuracy. Analytical ability is required to gather and summarize data for reports, find solutions to various administrative problems and prioritize work. Attention to detail required in composing, typing, proofing materials, establishing priorities, and meeting deadlines. Must be able to maintain a high degree of integrity and confidentiality. Must be organized and able to work independently. Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office, including Excel.

Additional info

Job Id: 155-258

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Republic Bank of Chicago
2221 Camden Court
Oak Brook, IL 60523