Transactional Paralegal for Real Estate & Finance and Corporate & Securities Departments

We are seeking an experienced paralegal for the Real Estate & Finance and the Corporate & Securities Departments in our Philadelphia office.

Applicants should have substantial experience in real estate, finance, corporate and other commercial transactions, including reviewing and analyzing due diligence materials such as ALTA surveys, title commitments, leases, easement agreements and the like; preparing title objection and survey objection letters; preparing and updating closing checklists; preparing deeds and realty transfer tax statements of value; forming entities such as corporations, limited liability companies and limited partnerships; obtaining federal employer identification numbers; preparing corporate resolutions; coordinating document execution and closing deliverables; and addressing post-closing matters.

Candidates should have the following traits:

  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, high-energy environment, meet deadlines and manage work-flow priorities.
  • Be proactive and self-starting.
  • Strong interpersonal skills – including the ability to respond productively to direction and feedback, and to work well with staff and leadership at all levels.
  • Outstanding attention to detail and accuracy, and commitment to work product that is thorough, complete and excellent.
  • Be a team player – a spirit of camaraderie and collaboration.

Klehr Harrison is an equal opportunity employer and proudly embraces diversity in all of its manifestations, including, but not limited to those based on minority status, gender, disability, veteran status and sexual orientation.

Click “Apply Now” to submit your resume and a cover letter to the firm’s Hiring Partner, Douglas F. Schleicher, or send them by mail to 1835 Market Street, Suite 1400, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103. We hope you consider joining us.