Wedgewood

Paralegal

US-NV-Las Vegas
Business Unit
Wedgewood Corporate
# of Openings
0
Category
Legal
Job ID
2017-1726

Wedgewood is currently seeking a full-time Paralegal to join our team! Our company specializes in the purchase, rehab, and resale of single family homes (acquiring and selling REOs, foreclosures, and other distressed properties). Founded in 1985, Wedgewood has grown into a diversified, vertically integrated company, expanding its business footprint to include residential rehabilitation, non-performing notes, property management, private lending, brokerage, escrow, and more. Over the past 30 years, our company has built a longstanding reputation for its assorted multidisciplinary endeavors.

 

GENERAL PURPOSE:

The paralegal position researches law, investigates facts, and prepares documents to assist the VP, general counsel by performing a variety of support duties.

What you'll do

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Inputting information and documents in Minerva
  • Reviewing discovery
  • Invoice processing
  • UD court appearances
  • General UD support
  • Maintaining litigation calendar
  • Small claims prosecuting of claims
  • Small Claims court appearances to defend
  • Maintaining and indexing on-line deal and litigation files
  • Organizing and building an on-line form file for transactions and litigation files
  • Scan, copy, and maintain files as needed
  • Maintain litigation files, calendar, and corporate maintenance files
  • Monitor and process corporate formalities for all entities, including minutes, resolutions, etc.
  • Process 3rd party invoicing
  • Transmit corporate maintenance/authority docs internally as requested
  • Complete annual/biannual filings for corporations and LLC's in States they're registered to transact business in
  • Assist in redlining changes to documents
  • Circulate documents to the involved parties/outside counsels for review or comment
  • Complete and submit requested Change of Ownership forms from the County Assessor if needed
  • Assist legal counsels with drafting authorization letters for Property Managers

PERIPHERAL DUTIES:

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

What you'll need

DESIRED MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree (B.A.) or one to two years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Paralegal certification.

NECESSARY KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Thoroughness
  • Communication Proficiency
  • Initiative
  • Personal Effectiveness/Credibility
  • Business Acumen
  • Presentation Skills
  • Technical Capacity

What's in it for you

Wedgewood offers our team members a competitive compensation, 401K, and traditional benefits like medical, dental, and vision.  We also have many additional perks:

  • Company Sponsored Outings: Past events have included sporting events, happy hours, parking lot BBQs, bowling and bocce ball tournaments, office theme parties, and more.
  • Vacation Homes: Thirteen vacation properties for employees to utilize in various locations in California, Utah, Colorado, and Nevada.  
  • In-house Investment Programs: Participate in the growth and profitability of the company through our in-house investment programs. We also offer home ownership & loan programs.
  • Contribute to Your Community: Through our volunteer service, sustainable initiatives, charitable giving, and work with local universities, Wedgewood provides opportunities throughout the year for its employees to give back to the community for the greater good.

Wedgewood is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. 

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