The Shartsis Friese Real Estate Group is seeking an experienced real estate paralegal to work in our prestigious, growing and active Chambers-ranked real estate practice to: (a) review property surveys, title commitments and exception documents, and negotiate title insurance coverage; (b) prepare documents relating to a variety of real estate acquisition, loan and construction matters; (c) prepare real estate transaction documents and escrow instructions, and manage closings; (d) provide general assistance in real estate acquisition, lending, construction and leasing transactions; (e) proofread legal documents to ensure accuracy and consistency; (f) analyze and summarize leases, title encumbrances and other documents for review by attorneys; and (g) prepare basic entity formation documents, including filings and searches.
Several years' relevant experience in law firms, corporate legal departments or title companies.
Shartsis Friese was founded in 1975 with a goal was to offer clients an alternative to large national law firms. Our firm is designed to provide premium quality legal work, with personal service, lower billing rates, and more efficient staffing than larger firms. Over the past 45 years we have carefully assembled top legal talent to create elite practice groups best suited to serving dynamic companies and sophisticated individuals. Our extremely low turnover creates continuity and institutional knowledge for our clients’ benefit. We have achieved excellent results for our clients in major local, national, and international litigation; we provide world-renowned representation of investment managers and hedge funds; we handle real estate transactions around the United States for many of the most dynamic companies in the country; we represent major business figures in managing their personal wealth and estates; and we counsel a wide variety of companies and individuals in business, securities, and intellectual property transactions. While we have succeeded in our original goal, we continue to strive to exceed our clients’ expectations.
Shartsis Friese offers experienced lawyer...s and staff a real alternative to the big law firm environment. We offer interesting and challenging work, competitive compensation, the opportunity to grow professionally and be involved in management decisions, and a sense of community and mutual support that only a cohesive, small firm can provide.