Property Paralegal

  • Cox & Palmer
  • Alberton, Prince Edward Island, Canada
  • Jul 31, 2020
Full time Paralegal

Job Description

Cox & Palmer is committed to diversity and inclusion
in the workplace and is a member of the Law Firm
Diversity and Inclusion Network and Pride at Work Canada.

 

Property Paralegal - Alberton
Cox & Palmer is a full-service, top-ranked Atlantic Canadian law firm with the knowledge and experience
clients rely upon for solid legal solutions. The firm prides itself on a collegial work atmosphere and
supportive team environment. We hire self-motivated, team-minded individuals with a strong work ethic,
integrity and a commitment to client service.

SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES

Working as part of a collaborative team, you will:
  • Assist lawyers with all aspects of residential and commercial property files;
  • Draft documentation for property transactions;
  • Act and a liaison between the firm and clients, providing clear and timely communication on the
status of transactions;
  • Manage all aspects of a property file, including ordering title searches and liaising with external

partners (banks, other law firms, Realtors, IRAC and others);

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Completion of post-secondary studies with a focus in Legal Administration, Paralegal, Business

or related field;

  • Strong competency in the usage of MS Office, especially Excel, Adobe Acrobat Standard and

accounting software programs;

  • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills with a demonstrated ability to

provide superior customer service;

  • Excellent analytical skills with attention to detail;
  • Accurate and efficient data entry and keyboarding skills;
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently in a dynamic environment;
  • Flexible, reliable and works well in a team environment; and
  • Strong organizational and time management skills with the ability to meet tight deadlines.


Cox & Palmer, Alberton office provides a competitive compensation and benefits package including:

  • Health, dental, life and disability insurance, Employee Assistance Program, health and fitness

allowance;

  • Group RRSP, pension, and TFSA programs


This position will remain posted until successfully filled. Qualified candidates who are interested in this
position should send a covering letter and resume to: Ella Kelly, Human Resource Manager
Cox & Palmer – Charlottetown Office
ekelly@coxandpalmer.com

Practice Area(s)

property law