Paralegal III Home Lending Legal

JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A.Tampa, FL

Department Description:

The Legal Department of JPMorgan Chase & Co is responsible for the provision of legal services to the Corporation. The legal department is predominately organized by practice groups that conform to the organization of the Firm's lines of business (LOBs) and corporate staff areas, allowing the legal staff to work closely with specific groups on a daily basis. Each line of business has an LOB General Counsel, who is the Practice Group Head.

Home Lending Legal Group:

The primary function of the Home Lending legal group is to provide both transactional and strategic legal support for Home Lending's various departments including originations, servicing, and capital markets.

Job Responsibilities: The job will be a paralegal position located in the Home Lending Originations Legal group and be responsible for:

  • Providing support to the originations attorneys who support home lending originations, with particular emphasis on trust reviews, LLC reviews, legal description corrections, and closing table support
  • Helping to ensure compliance with all applicable state and federal laws impacting the home lending originations business
  • Providing support for real estate title related matters and other matters as assigned

Qualifications:
  • 5 years of experience as a paralegal with a mortgage company, bank or law firm
  • Working knowledge of laws impacting real estate
  • General knowledge of federal and state laws and regulations impacting mortgage originations such as TILA, ECOA, FCRA, RESPA, the Fair Housing Act, the Homeowners Protection Act, and predatory lending laws
  • Experience with trust and estate laws preferred
  • Ability to prioritize work and interact effectively with attorneys in the department
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent legal research skills
  • Competence in use of Microsoft Office products
  • A bachelor's degree or paralegal certificate from a recognized paralegal program
  • All candidates for roles in the Legal department must successfully complete a conflicts of interest clearance review prior to commencement of employment

This position will be located in Tampa, Florida.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. offers an exceptional benefits program and a highly competitive compensation package. JPMorgan Chase & Co. is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/D/VJPMorgan Chase & Co., one of the oldest financial institutions, offers innovative financial solutions to millions of consumers, small businesses and many of the world's most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under the J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Our history spans over 200 years and today we are a leader in investment banking, consumer and small business banking, commercial banking, financial transaction processing and asset management.

We recognize that our people are our strength and the diverse talents they bring to our global workforce are directly linked to our success. We are an equal opportunity employer and place a high value on diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of any protected attribute, including race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital or veteran status, pregnancy or disability, or any other basis protected under applicable law. In accordance with applicable law, we make reasonable accommodations for applicants' and employees' religious practices and beliefs, as well as any mental health or physical disability needs.

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