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  • Sector: Legal
  • Function: Paralegal
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  • Expiry Date: 18 April 2021
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2155754_1617734870

Job Number: 2155754

Job Title: Real Estate Paralegal
Location: San Francisco
Compensation: DOE

Our client, an international law firm providing advisory, litigation, and transactional legal services to clients worldwide, is hiring a Real Estate Paralegal for its growing SF office. The role is onsite with a potential for hybrid after a ramp up time. This is a permanent direct hire opportunity with competitive salary and benefits.


  • Order and review title commitments, exception documents and surveys, interface directly with the title company and surveyor to resolve any issues or discrepancies.

  • Prepare initial draft documents, amendments to agreements or leases and miscellaneous documents.

  • Prepare and file UCC financing statements, order UCC lien and other searches.

  • Prepare summaries of lien search results, and record documents in various counties and states.

  • Coordinate and assist with all aspects of closings. Prepare conveyance documents, zoning certificates, duplicate tax bills, and all certifications


  • Bachelor's Degree and/or Paralegal Certificate

  • 9+ years of commercial real estate experience and proficient with title and survey

  • Experienced in acquisition, disposition, financing, leasing, construction, and development.

  • Law firm experience strongly preferred but open to relevant in-house experience as well.

  • MS Office proficient and familiar with Carpe Diem or similar legal time keeping technology.


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