Duties include assisting in all facets of our Tax Credit practice group, including performing due diligence, the review of title commitments and surveys, preparation and resolution of objections contained in title and survey comment letters, preparation of real estate documents, coordination and facilitation of closings, follow-up with post-closing matters, and contact with clients.
REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor’s degree and paralegal certificate are preferred and a minimum of five years’ experience with a large law firm in tax credit transactions or complex commercial real estate transactions (or appropriate job-related experience) is required. Knowledge of tax-exempt bonds, low income housing tax credits, historic tax credits, partnerships and limited liability companies a plus, but not required. Must have the ability to examine, evaluate and summarize large quantities of information. Must be proficient with word processing systems (MS Office) and document management software. Familiarity with legal research procedures and ability to perform limited to extensive topical research required. Excellent verbal and written communication skills and organizational skills are necessary. Must be a self-starter with a strong work ethic and willingness to assume responsibility for the start and completion of tasks. Must be able to work under tight deadlines and respond in a timely and professional manner to high client demands. Overtime will be required from time to time.
Salary Range: $55,000 - $95,000, commensurate with experience.
Benefits offered include: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Dependent Life, Disability, and Accidental Death & Dismemberment insurance. Flexible Spending Plan. Health Savings Account. Profit-Sharing and 401(k) Retirement benefits. Paid Holidays and Paid-Time Off Plan. Employee Assistance Program. Tuition Reimbursement. Back-Up Care. Domestic Partner Benefits. Commuting Benefits. Some of the foregoing benefits include Employer/Employee cost sharing.
No agencies please.
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