Paralegal Openings

Paralegal Openings

PARALEGAL – RESIDENTIAL REAL ESTATE – HOURLY RATE DOE 

IMMEDIATE HIRE –DOWNTOWN LAW FIRM 

DESCRIPTION: Our client is looking to hire a Paralegal with experience in Residential Real Estate – primarily Condos and Co-ops to fill in for their injured Paralegal. Will be preparing contracts, closing statements, . leases, and closing documents. They will be conducting co-op closings, do research on websites of NYC Dept of Finance and Dept of Buildings, ACRIS etc. The firm represents both buyers and sellers of Condos and Co-ops. Will need to order and review due diligence, title reports, and lien searches.

REQUIREMENTS;
Experience in Condo and Co-Op closings
Prepare contracts, leases, closing statements
Research skills for tax purposes and due diligence using websites of NYC Departments of Finance and Buildings
Sage time slips
QuickBooks
All Microsoft applications
Emailing, phones scanning and copying

This is a temporary position starting ASAP. May become permanent in September when the regular Paralegal retires. The hourly rate will depend on experience. Please send resumes to: dhorowitz@roberthadleyassociates.com

PARALEGAL/CASE MANAGER – LITIGATION

DESCRIPTION;

Our client, an elite mid-town boutique law firm needs to hire an experienced and exceptional junior to mid-level Litigation Paralegal/Case Manager. The firm is involved with both commercial litigation and serving the public interest handling groundbreaking litigation cases. They have varied well-known clients. They are looking for a very capable, litigation paralegal who will report to and work with the director of Case Management. Must be able to work independently as well as be an effective team member. One must be smart and driven with excellent writing, proofreading and editing skills. Must have the ability to handle all files from beginning to end and meet deadlines. Candidate should be well-versed in preparing for trial and arbitration, handling document reviews, preparing for depositions and more.

REQUIREMENTS

Solid Paralegal experience
Plaintiff litigation skills
Commercial litigation skills
BA/BS degree required – Paralegal Certificate is a +
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
Experience with E-Discovery software (Relativity, Concordance etc)
Good Research skills (Westlaw, Lexis/Nexis)
Strong organizational skills
Flexibility to work overtime as needed

Experienced Paralegals should send their resumes to: dhorowitz@Roberthadleyassociates.com for confidential review.