Temporary Real Estate Paralegal

Special Counsel is currently recruiting an experienced Real Estate paralegal for a company in Oak Brook, IL.  This position is a temporary position that will provide support and assist with projects.  The assignment will last approximately 16 weeks.  Work is on-site.


  • Prepare real estate deeds and deeds of trust
  • Review deeds for accuracy
  • Summarize and report findings; track project progress throughout
  • Perform research, data analysis  and other activities accurately and efficiently
  • Complete data entry for daily processing and one-time projects
  • Participate in regular staff meetings
  • Other tasks as assigned  
  • Qualifications:

  • Associate’s degree in Paralegal Studies or related field
  • Paralegal certification
  • 1-3 years of prior work experience as a Paralegal
  • Quick learner, inquisitive and curious
  • Knowledge and experience in preparing and  filing real estate deeds and deeds of trust
  • Experience working at a Title Company preferred
  • Operate efficiently, with excellent data entry skills, strong attention to detail and consistent follow-through
  • Work independently and be proactive in resolving issues and seeking additional work as time allows
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel
  • Possess strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Operate with a high sense of responsibility and conscientiousness in delivering results
  • Optimistic with a consistently positive and flexible attitude
  • IRA knowledge and experience with alternative Investments and data archival systems a plus
  • Would you like to learn more about the Temporary Real Estate Paralegal position that Special Counsel has available in Oak Brook, Illinois?  If so, then please submit your resume below.  Or, visit our website at www.specialcounsel.com to apply or consider other available opportunities with us.  


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