Commercial Real Estate Paralegal

New York Permanent USD100,000 - USD120,000
  • Am Law 200 law firm, one of the top law firms in the U.S. since 2015
  • Rapidly growing team with opportunity for upward mobility!

About Our Client

A national full-service business law firm with over 200 attorneys and offices across the United States. Ranked among American Lawyer's Am Law 200, as one of the top law firms in the U.S. since 2015. The firm was founded with the goal of providing the highest quality legal services at the highest value for their clients.

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.


Maintain proficient knowledge of construction, bridge and mezzanine lending  Maintain a working knowledge of the transactions and be able to respond in real time to questions  Make revisions to documents and keep track of deal changes and update accordingly  Prepare signature pages for all deal documents  Title and survey review; which includes but is not limited to, reviewing and abstracting title documents, covenants, restrictions and easements, leases, etc.  Entity formation  Order and review UCC and litigation searches; prepare summary of relevant findings  Conduct due diligence (which includes organizing documents and summarizing relevant documents and preparing relevant abstracts)  Prepare and maintain closing checklists  Assist in preparations for closing and attendance at closings, whether in escrow or in person  Prepare closing binders  Prepare summaries of loan documents and other material documents  Handle all support aspects of a commercial transaction, title/survey review, UCC research and filings, due diligence, ancillary document drafting, and closing/post-closing procedures  Maintain organized files for voluminous transactions  Requires the ability to regularly report to work on the days and times scheduled and to stay after scheduled departure hour as needed on an OT basis

The Successful Applicant

Competencies:  Ability to maintain confidentiality  Ability to handle multiple matters simultaneously  Ability to handle large influx of emails on multiple matters and respond promptly

Preferred Education & Experience:  Bachelor's Degree  Minimum of five years' experience working for an AmLaw 200 or other sophisticated law firm working with commercial real estate finance attorneys  Strong Microsoft Office skills, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint  Experience with sophisticated, complex commercial real estate deals  Experience with and knowledge of construction, bridge and mezzanine lending

What's on Offer

Competitive salary and outstanding benefit package.

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