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Paralegal - Title Industry (First American Financial Corporation)
Ref No.: 16-07585
Location: Warwick, Rhode Island
We are looking for a detail-oriented, organized Paralegal to assist Attorneys in our Rhode Island office!
As a Paralegal with First American Title Insurance Company you will actively participate in searching for, reviewing and compiling title information. We are looking for someone with outstanding time management and organizational skills.
Here is what you will do:
  • Collect and collate legal research and information from a wide variety of sources
  • Perform title searches and records real estate documents
  • Participate in the research and preparation of contracts involving leases, licenses, purchases, sales, real estate and other matters
  • Assist attorney(s) in preparation of legal documents
  • Assembles and proofs title insurance commitments, title insurance policies and other documents
  • Provides other administrative support to legal department
Job Qualifications
Here's what you will need to be successful:
  • Must have a Paralegal certification
  • Paralegal certification plus Bachelor's degree is preferred
  • 3+ years professional experience with previous title or RE law practice experience required
  • Strong understanding of fundamental concepts, practices and procedures of real estate title and settlement process preferred
  • Intermediate research and summation skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Excellent knowledge of laws and regulations applicable to corporations
  • Great attention to detail
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Outstanding decision making and problem solving skills
  • Proficient in MS Office
Job Type: Full-time
Required education:
  • Bachelor's
Required experience:
  • Title Searching: 3 years
  • Paralegal: 3 years
Required license or certification:
  • Paralegal Certificate
ControlID: 14.234.89 SHR