McGuireWoods LLP

Commercial Real Estate Paralegal

Job Location US-GA-Atlanta
Pos. Type
Regular Full-Time


McGuireWoods has a need for an experienced Commercial Real Estate Paralegal to join its team in our Atlanta office. This role will service a wide range of transactions and support an active commercial real estate practice. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years of commercial real estate experience, strong organization and multitasking skills, and will embrace a team mentality.  


McGuireWoods is a full-service firm providing legal and business solutions to corporate, individual and nonprofit clients worldwide for more than 184 years. Our law firm has earned the loyalty of many longstanding clients with deep understanding of their businesses and broad skills in corporate transactions, high-stakes disputes, and complex regulatory and compliance matters. People come here to do great, challenging work and we provide the resources and training for them to succeed and develop professionally. Working together from offices in the U.S., Europe and Asia, McGuireWoods is dedicated to diverse perspectives, impeccable service, and innovative delivery of practical, business-minded solutions. For more information, visit


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  • Reviewing and negotiating title insurance commitments and coverages and reviewing and summarizing exceptions for potential problems
  • Reviewing and negotiating surveys
  • Ordering and reviewing UCC and tax lien search reports
  • Reviewing Purchase/Sale Contracts 
  • Review of Commercial Leases, estoppel certificates and SNDAs
  • Preparing and maintaining closing checklists and timelines
  • Coordinating and organizing documents for multi-state and multi-asset transactions
  • Preparing and negotiating escrow closing instructions


  • Minumum of 5 years of expereince as a real estate paralegal
  • Ability to think clearly, respond positively, evaluate situations and determine appropriate action and act decisively under pressure

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