Closing Paralegal (Residential Real Estate/North Carolina Counties) – Chapel Hill/Direct Hire

Job Type: 
Professional Services
Other Professional Positions
Legal Staff
Employment Category: 
Direct Hire

Our client, a boutique law firm located in Chapel Hill, is actively recruiting for a knowledgeable and self-directed Paralegal to assume key role on its team.  

Firm is customer centric and committed to exceeding client expectations and managing each relationship/transaction with appreciation and efficiency.  They are seeking a professional who can extend that reputation.                                                                                                                                               

This paralegal position will be the primary point of contact for all parties to residential real estate transactions (Lenders, Brokers, Agents, Clients) and must be able to handle the entire closing process from start to finish.  Right candidate will bring experience and a strong customer service orientation.

Key responsibilities to include:

  • Reviewing contracts and setting up client files
  • Preparing closing settlement statements, closing disclosures, deeds and other closing documents
  • Printing and organizing closing packages
  • Responding to inquiries from agents, borrowers, lenders and attorneys to resolve discrepancies
  • Resolving any post-closing issues
  • Working with peers to manage files, appointments and closing dates.

Targeted candidate will offer 2+ years of experience as a closing paralegal in North Carolina.  Handling closings in Orange, Chatham, Durham and Alamance counties a plus.  Experience with SoftPro assumed and important.  Other priorities include:

  • Keen attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills (both written and oral)
  • Excellent juggling skills
  • Outstanding organizational skills and the ability to handle high volume of work

Finally, we seek a hardworking, committed and independent candidate who is eager to contribute and can hit the ground running.

This is a Direct Hire opportunity and an immediate need.  

Please forward Word resume for prompt consideration.  Local candidates only.