Clyde A. Paul& Associates is a well-established law firm in Spryfield and we currently have an immediate opening for an experienced Property Paralegal.
Duties and responsibilities include preparation of all documentation related to property transactions. The successful candidate must have at least 2 or more years of experience working in a law firm and must be able to work independently with a high volume and variety of property transactions.
This position is part of a team environment and must demonstrate an ability to work well under pressure and adapt quickly and efficiently to changing workloads and demands.
Experience with LRA/migration preferred.
Ability to prepare a broad range of legal documents for residential and commercial real estate transactions;
Preparing day to day legal correspondence for all types of property transactions;
Graduate of a Legal Assistant or Paralegal diploma program;
Previous experience in real estate transactions;
Able to demonstrate a mature and professional work ethic, be reliable and must be a team player with the ability to maintain a high standard of work under pressure, take initiative and to accept responsibility;
Ability to multi-task and to work independently;
Advanced computer skills, specifically Word, WordPerfect, Nova Scotia Land Registration System (Property Online), Unity, Outlook and PCLaw with the ability to learn new software quickly;
Excellent oral and written communications are required; as well as being dependable and organized. We also recognize that the world is changing. Paper based systems are inefficient, expensive and vulnerable to pandemics, and therefore it is important that you are comfortable with technology.
If you are interested in this position, please send your cover letter and resume, in confidence, as soon as possible to:
Job Deadline/Expiry Date: 08/31/2021