Commercial Lending Paralegal

  • Hamilton Duncan
  • Surrey, British Columbia, Canada
  • Jul 03, 2019
Full time Paralegal

Job Description

WHO WE ARE

Hamilton Duncan is one of the Fraser Valley’s largest and most well-established law firms, boasting a team of more than 20 talented lawyers and 50 excellent support staff. Located in Surrey, one of the fastest growing cities in Canada, we provide high-end legal services to a wide variety of individuals and businesses, across diverse areas of practice and a variety of interesting and challenging matters. We pride ourselves in our commitment to our community and in our collegial though a professional workplace.

We look for individuals to join our team who share our goals for personal and professional fulfillment, and those who value a firm culture and management style that fosters respect for everyone while rewarding individual responsibility, initiative, and creativity. As a firm we are committed to opportunities and development amongst all Associates and staff members.

THE OPPORTUNITY

We currently have a full-time position available for a Commercial Lending Paralegal.

RESPONSIBIITIES

  • Written and telephone communications with clients
  • Preparation for all Chartered Banks and Credit Union security documents, correspondence and accounts required for completion of the commercial lending files
  • Conduct BC Online searches (title searches, BC assessments, company searches, etc.)
  • File documents in Land Title Office
  • Conduct payouts and prepare trust account documentation
  • Prepare reporting letters
  • Handle associated filing and administrative tasks

QUALIFICATIONS

  • LAA/Paralegal Certificate from a recognized program
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in the area of Commercial Lending
  • Excellent word processing skills (MS Word)
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel and Outlook
  • Proactive work style
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Attention to detail; requires high level of accuracy and proofreading
  • Superior organizational skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those short-listed and selected for interviews will be contacted.

Practice Area(s)

Commercial Lending Law

Experience

5 years'