Paralegal - Banking Practice - Detroit Office
Bodman PLC is one of Michigan’s leading business law firms with more than 150 lawyers and five offices. Bodman has a diverse client base that includes individuals and businesses in a variety of industries, with emphasis on financial services, automotive, real estate and construction, high tech, manufacturing, health care, and other sectors.
Bodman PLC was named by Corp! Magazine a “Diversity-Focused Company” and we are looking for a paralegal to join our team. We are seeking talented individuals who are committed to excellence and thrive in an environment of collaboration.
Performs a variety of duties to assist attorneys according to established policies and procedures. Maintains positive contact with clients and observes confidentiality of client matters. Orders title work and surveys and prepares summaries analyzing results. Prepares UCC financing statements and amendments and tracks filing status. Performs UCC and real estate due diligence searches and prepares summaries analyzing search results. Orders organizational documents as required for closings. Drafts routine loan documents. Records and tracks mortgage documents. Prepares loan documentation closing books. Reviews and analyzes materials in order to assist in file management. Assists in the preparation of closing checklists and tracks receipt of documents and other closing requirements to assist with completion of loan closing requirements. Utilizes computerized techniques and software as applicable.
Knowledge of legal principles and practices at a level normally acquired through formal paralegal training or its equivalent. Paralegal certificate from a qualified institution preferred. Bachelor’s degree in related subject matter also considered. Three years’ experience in related field, particularly real estate and banking, preferred.
For consideration, e-mail your resume and salary requirements to: firstname.lastname@example.org, subject line: Banking Paralegal.