Job DescriptionThis Paralegal position reports to Greystar's Managing Director of Global Investment Management-Legal and is responsible for providing support and assistance to members of Greystar s in-house Global Investment Management Legal Services business group with respect to pending mergers & acquisitions, fund formations, corporate governance, contract negotiation, and other matters that comprise the services performed by the business group. The position conducts research and analysis of applicable laws, prepares drafts of legal documents, assists in tracking and monitoring the status of pending agreements and negotiates contracts.
Prepares and reviews a variety of legal and other documents which may include commercial agreements, corporate governance documents, pleadings, releases, settlement agreements, affidavits, and memos, and catalogs and organizes documents and other materials to enable and promote the efficient management of work.
Assists with investigating facts, researching and many other facets of law.
Acts as a liaison as-needed contacting clients, outside counsel, investors, team members, and other business contacts by scheduling and attending calls and meetings, and assisting as needed.
EducationBachelor s degree with minimum 3 years experience as a corporate paralegal, including extensive experience with commercial agreements or transactional practice, mergers & acquisitions, and investment fund formations. Paralegal certificate preferred.QualificationsDemonstrated written and verbal communication skills to effectively prepare and explain reporting to key business leaders and the Company s support and functional groups.
Demonstrated proficiency in Word, Powerpoint, Excel in order to complete required reports.
Demonstrated skills necessary to complete financial records, budgets, and other fiscal reporting information.
Understands complex legal concepts and terminology and possesses financial acumen and understands loan documents, including credit agreements, security agreements, guarantees, and subordination agreements.
Knowledge of the rules regulating paralegals and legal assistants.
Ability to perform legal research.
Ability to work independently and in a self-directed fashion. Experience in corporate governance, contract, general corporate, and finance matters. About usGreystar is the global leader in multifamily real estate, offering expertise in property management, investment management, and development and construction of rental housing. Established in 1993, Greystar is the largest property management operator in the world. Its dedicated team members and a commitment to hiring the very best multifamily professionals has resulted in record growth, making Greystar one of the most respected and trusted real estate companies. EOE.
Internal Number: 34025BR
National Platform with Local ExpertiseGreystar, founded in 1993, provides world-class service in the multifamily real estate business. Our innovative business model integrates the management, development and investment disciplines of the multifamily industry on both national and local levels. This unique approach and our commitment to hiring the very best multifamily professionals have resulted in record growth, making us one of the most respected and trusted multifamily real estate companies in the country.Because our business model includes both investment and service-oriented businesses, we’re able to maintain a constant presence in local markets and create value in all phases of the real estate cycle. Our national platform provides economies of scale, financial sophistication, institutional quality reporting and tremendous capital relationships, while our city offices provide local market expertise and execution.Our dedication to redefining excellence in apartment living means we’re constantly exploring innovative ideas and pioneering new ways to serve our residents and clients. The Greystar team is more than 5,300 team members strong and growing. Check out the latest opportunities.