Paralegal - Real Estate/Financial Services
Holland & Knight
We are a Firm where people truly believe in what they do and strive to achieve the highest standards of performance and success.
Assist attorneys and practice group in real estate finance and public finance matters and provide assistance in preparing legal documents; prepare drafts of documents; maintain responsibility for files, calendars and meetings, etc.; assemble large numbers of executed contracts; assemble closing binders.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Preparation of initial drafts of legal finance documents.
Preparation of closing signature packages.
Attendance at and participation in meetings, conference calls and/or closings.
Assembly of closing binders.
Special projects and additional duties as assigned.
3+ years’ experience in related area.
Organizational skills to work independently and meet deadlines in an atmosphere of frequent interruptions.
Organizational skills to maintain daily accounting of time records and input timesheets into the system directly.
Communication skills to interact with all levels of internal staff, attorneys and management and external clients of the firm.
Analytical and critical thinking skills sufficient to make decisions regarding daily work.
Time management skills to handle multiple tasks efficiently and accurately.
Bachelor's Degree, Paralegal Certification a plus
Benefits: Four weeks paid time off per year, increasing every 5 years; ten paid holidays per year; comprehensive health (PPO and HDHPs), dental and vision plans including for domestic partners; life and AD&D insurance; short and long term disability insurance; FSA or HSA for medical; dependent care FSA; AFLAC and umbrella coverage available; Employee Assistance Program; 401(k) Plan, with profit sharing components; pre-tax transit and parking program; up to 12 weeks disability/parental leave; backup child/adult care/senior care planning through Care@Work; Rethink Benefits.
Benefits may vary by position and office.
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