Cannon Heyman & Weiss, LLP is seeking full-time and part-time experienced paralegals in the real estate and title areas - to join our Albany, NY or Buffalo, NY offices. Due to Covid-19, our offices are working remotely, and a permanent remote working arrangement would be considered for the right candidate.
CHW’s practice is focused on complex commercial real estate finance transactions. We represent for-profit and non- profit developers, as well as lenders, syndicators, and institutional investors on transactions involving the development and financing of multi-family affordable housing and commercial real estate using tax-exempt bonds, conventional debt and the syndication of various tax credits.
Candidates should desire a fast-paced, challenging and collegial work environment. Experience with large commercial closings or transactional finance would be helpful, or candidates with residential real estate experience that are interested in learning and working on the commercial side. Candidates must be highly organized and have strong attention to detail, possess the ability to prioritize, be a team player, and have excellent written and verbal skills. Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office as well as proficiency in MS Word, Outlook and Adobe Acrobat is a must. Some travel and overtime may be required. College degree and/or paralegal certificate required and 3+ years of experience is preferred.
The ideal candidate will be able to manage files, review due diligence documents, draft, revise and coordinate the execution of closing documents, etc. and the ability to perform title and survey reviews, prepare real estate related documents, etc.
CHW is an equal opportunity employer and committed to maintaining a diverse workforce. CHW is committed to equal employment opportunity and prohibits discrimination based on race, color, creed, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, gender identity or expression, disability, religion, military status, familial status, domestic violence victim status, or any other legally protected class.
CHW provides an excellent benefits package and compensation will be commensurate with experience. Please email your resume and cover letter indicating which city you prefer for placement to Thomas Constantine at email@example.com.