Job Description

We are looking for a Commercial Real Estate Legal Assistant who will work as part of a team assisting in the area of Commercial Real Estate Law under the supervision of a Commercial Real Estate and Commercial Lending Lawyer and will also be responsible for residential real estate transactions.

Specific Duties

  • Commercial and residential real estate transactions - drafting and full process of legal and banking documents in the areas of purchase, sale and refinance from opening to closing file
  • Review purchase and sale contracts, builders contracts, financing documents, leases and Land Titles documents
  • Provide support for acquisitions and sales of: commercial properties, condominium developments, financing transactions, and land development
  • Commercial leasing
  • Carry out title and off-title due diligence searches on commercial properties and reviewing reports
  • Commerical lending transactions
  • Preparing contracts, including lease or rental agreements and closing documents

Knowledge and Skill Requirements

  • 7+ years of experieince closing commercial real estate transactions
  • 2+ years of experiience in residential real estate
  • Experience with Conveyancer software an asset
  • Commerical business lending background an asset
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent communication skills interacting with clients by telephone and in person
  • Full knowledge of Microsoft Office programs such as Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Ability to work autonomously with minimal guidance and training

Salary commensurate with experience.  Benefit plan available

If you would like to be considered for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter to:

Claudia Fleischer
Office Manager
Caron & Partners LLP

We thank all applicants who apply, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted