Real Estate Paralegal – Charleston, West Virginia
Bowles Rice LLP, an established law firm with offices in West Virginia, Pennsylvania and Virginia, has an opening in its Charleston, WV office for a talented and enthusiastic employee to join its title team. The successful candidate will draft title opinions, conduct searches of public records, examine titles and summarize information with regards to deeds, leases and other documents in West Virginia, Pennsylvania and Ohio under the direction of an attorney. Prior title abstracting and closing experience is required. Coal, oil and gas experience is a plus.
Candidates must have strong verbal and written communication skills; organizational skills; computer skills; attention to detail, as well as the ability to convey information effectively; and work efficiently with a heavy workload in a fast-paced environment. Ability to multi-task and proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel and Outlook) and plotting programs (NetDeed Plotter, etc.) required. Preference will be given to candidates who demonstrate strong logical reasoning and problem-solving skills and the ability to learn new skills and retain information.
Travel may be required. A valid driver’s license and personal transportation are necessary. Must pass required criminal background check.
Excellent benefits package includes 401(k), profit sharing and a professional work environment where your contributions are valued and appreciated.
Applicants should e-mail cover letter, résumé and references to the Human Resources Department at: HRdepartment@bowlesrice.com, by facsimile to (304) 347-2191, or by mail to P.O. Box 1386, Charleston, WV 25325.
An Equal Opportunity Employer