Akerman LLP, a top 100 U.S. law firm serving clients across the Americas, is seeking a Paralegal to support the Real Estate Practice Group in our Miami office. The successful candidate will have strong attention to detail, effective verbal and written communication skills, and possess a strong work ethic. The position requires experience in handling and overseeing real estate transactions, including purchase and sale transactions and financing transactions. Candidate must have significant experience and familiarity with title insurance, surveys and general real estate diligence. The position will require the candidate to work with transactional lawyers in complex commercial real estate acquisitions and financings, diligence projects, and general real estate support.
We require a minimum of five (5) years of real estate paralegal experience. Ideal candidate must be able to work effectively and efficiently with attorneys, clients, lenders and outside organizations, and be able to work flexible hours and overtime as required. We offer an excellent compensation and benefits package. Please click here to submit your resume, cover letter and salary requirements. EOE
About Akerman LLP
Akerman LLP is ranked among the top 100 law firms in the United States by The American Lawyer and a top 100 U.S. law firm recognized by Financial Times as among the most forward thinking firms in the industry. Its more than 700 lawyers and business professionals collaborate with the world’s most successful enterprises and entrepreneurs to navigate change, seize opportunities, and help drive innovation and growth. Akerman is known for its results in middle market M&A and complex disputes, and for helping clients achieve their most important business objectives in the financial services, real estate and other dynamic sectors across the United States and Latin America. Law360 ranks Akerman among the Top 10 Large Law Firms for Diversity (2020) and Working Mother Magazine ranks Akerman among the "Best Law Firms for Women" (2020). Akerman also ranks among the "Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality" by the Corporate Equality Index with a 100% rating (2020) and is ranked #43 by The American Lawyer Diversity Scorecard (2020). We are committed to providing a supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can reach their full potential, no matter their race, color, sex, religion..., national origin, age, disability, marital status, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation or genetic makeup.