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Robert Half Real Estate Legal Assistant in Atlanta, Georgia


Real Estate Paralegal directly support lawyers and may be required to supervise other legal staff, such as legal secretaries or file clerks. Paralegal should have computer and technical knowledge as well as strong analytical, communication and organizational skills. Three to five years of real estate legal experience in a law firm or other corporate legal department may be preferred.

What you get to do every day

  • Search and retrieve electronic documents from a variety of court and agency web sites

  • Categorize documents and assemble data as directed by lawyers and paralegals

  • Lead the research of legal issues and investigative tasks, which may include collecting information and documents from external parties, as needed

  • Round up documents for photocopying/scanning

  • Develop correspondence and memorandum

  • Perform word processing, filing and faxing

  • Ensure copied documents are duplicates of their original documents

  • Data-house matter management and record keeping

  • Oversee computer database input and retrieval

  • Deposit e-files and documents into the proper folders


  • 2+ years of relevant experience

  • Investigating the factual evidence of a transaction or case and preparing exhibits, charts and diagrams to display information

  • Running title searches

  • Assisting with closings

  • Electronic File experience required

  • Construction Litigation experience preferred

  • Deep understanding of commercial real estate

  • Solid understanding of Calendar Management

  • Drafting legal court documents, such as pleadings, motions, affidavits and subpoenas; transactional documents, such as trusts, wills, contracts and real estate leases; and closing documents

  • Experience assisting lawyers in preparing for transactional closings, depositions, hearings, trials and conferences; completing many administrative tasks, including, working on individual cases or transactions

Do you want to become part of a dynamic, growing firm? This position could be an excellent opportunity to take the next step in your legal career. We're looking for someone who is eager to work in a strong team-oriented environment. If you think that sounds like you, we want to hear from you!

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