Robert Half Legal Real Estate Paralegal in Oakland, California

Robert Half Legal is recruiting a Real Estate Paralegal for the East Bay office (near BART) of its regional law firm client. This position supports two transactional partners and provides ancillary support to other attorneys in the office, including occasionally to litigators. The Paralegal is responsible for handling closings, preparing due diligence checklists and closing binders, reviewing title reports, drafting escrow instructions, finalizing and filing corporate resolutions and certificates with the secretary of state, getting signature pages executed, and organizing files. The billable hour requirement is 1,200/yr. The requisite qualifications for the Real Estate Paralegal position are (i) 2+ years of real estate/transactional paralegal experience; (ii) preferably some experience in litigation, land use, and affordable housing law; (iii) superior writing and editing skills; and (iv) good academic record in college and paralegal school. The annual base salary is $80,000 – 90,000+, DOE, and the benefits offered are generous. 37.5 hour work week. For confidential consideration, please email your resume to Jon Lucchese, Recruiting Manager for Permanent Placement, at jon.lucchese@roberthalflegal.com . Thank you!

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Req ID: 00410-0010087027

Functional Role: Paralegal

Country: USA

State: CA

City: Oakland

Postal Code: 94612

Compensation: $80,000.00 to $95,000.00 per year

Requirements: - Word and Excel skills required - Attention to detail and accuracy, and discretion - Ability to recognize, evaluate, and resolve problems effectively - Excellent verbal and written communication skills with a customer service mindset - Capable of taking ownership of projects, writing and negotiating, planning and organizing - Experience with corporate - Annual reporting experience - Earlier work involving legal research - Quality experience with drafting - Wide ranging experience with legal knowledge - Experience with state, local, and municipal law - Previous experience working with title real estate - Proven knowledge of corporate governance - Hands-on experience with zoning, planning and land use - General familiarity with corporate minutes book - Practical knowledge of corporate transactions - Comprehension of real estate law - Well-founded grasp of corporate maintenance - Foundational knowledge in contracts - Good understanding of litigation - Skills in commercial real estate - Command of closing - Proficiency in computer research - 3+ years of experience and knowledge of corporate transactional work and M A deals