Job Posting: Commercial Real Estate Paralegal – Raleigh, NC

23 Jan

Commercial Real Estate Paralegal

Salary: Open

Employer: Wyrick Robbins Yates & Ponton LLP

Location: Raleigh, NC

Type: Part time – Experienced

Preferred Education: 4 year degree

Wyrick Robbins is a well established Raleigh law firm with approximately 69 attorneys. This position provides paralegal support to our busy Real Estate practice including transactional assistance to attorneys.


Assist attorneys with drafting real estate, finance, purchase and sale, transfer, and lease documents for buyers, sellers and lenders; preparing UCC Financing Statements.

Draft closing documents (Notes, Deeds, Deeds of Trust, Loan Agreements, Loan Modifications, Commitment Letters, Guaranties, Assignment documents, etc.)

Coordinate title work; perform title searches and record documents.

Review and analyze title reports, surveys and zoning documents.

Review and abstract leases.

Coordinate due diligence for commercial real estate transactions, including multi-state loans and acquisitions.

Organize and coordinate closings, including preparing and maintaining closing checklists, settlement statements, closing binders, tracking documents, and keeping transaction workflow progressing efficiently.


Minimum of 5 years commercial real estate experience in a law firm or legal department of a corporation.

Undergraduate degree or significant comparable administrative experience; NC paralegal certification preferred.

Proactive, positive, energetic and hardworking team player. Strong client service mentality.

Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to professionally interact with attorneys, staff, and clients.

Proficient in Microsoft Office (i.e., Word, Excel and Outlook), Adobe Acrobat, SoftPro

Excellent verbal and written communication skills; strong proofreading skills.

Highly organized, self-motivated and able to work independently.

Ability to track and meet deadlines.

Available to work 30 to 37.5 hours per week to be scheduled between 8:30am – 6:00pm Monday-Friday, with overtime when necessary.

Please send cover letter and resume to and include “RE Paralegal” in the subject line.

– via Joe Donnan

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