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Paralegal Assistant

CrossCountry Mortgage, LLC
Posted May 31
Full Time
Cleveland, Ohio

CrossCountry Mortgage (CCM) is one of the nation’s top 3 retail mortgage lenders with more than 7,000 employees operating nearly 600 branches across all 50 states. We have been recognized nine times on the Inc. 5000 list of America’s fastest-growing private businesses and have received countless awards for our standout culture. Through our dedication to getting it done, we make every mortgage feel like a win.

A culture where you can grow! CCM has created an exceptional culture driving employee engagement, exceeding employee expectations, and directly impacting company success. At our core, our entrepreneurial spirit empowers every employee to be who they are to help us move forward together. You’ll get unwavering support from all departments and total transparency from the top down.

CCM offers eligible employees a competitive compensation plan and a robust benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, as well as a 401K. We also offer company-provided short-term disability, an employee assistance program, and a wellness program.

Position Overview:

The Paralegal Assistant will report to our Vice President of Licensing and will be responsible for a variety of support and coordination functions. Ideal candidates will be highly organized, detail oriented, able to prior prioritize tasks, maintain deadlines and exhibit excellent communication skills.

Job Responsibilities:


  • Conduct research on a federal and city level.
  • Research legal issues involving mortgage originations licensing.
  • Reviewing of branch and individual accounts via NMLS or Consumer Access site to confirm transition request is withing corresponding state/ states guidelines.
  • Daily assistance with inquires regarding licensing for new and retention of current licenses.

Qualifications and Skills:


  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • 3-5 years of experience as a paralegal or legal assistant. Paralegal Certification and/or equivalent work experience.
  • Prior experience working with a real estate, mortgage, financial services or law firm handling residential mortgages, a plus.
  • Must have experience working in high volume, deadline driven environment.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and to carry out assignments to completion with minimal supervision.
  • Excellent technical skills including MS Word, Excel, Outlook, PPT.

This job description is intended to convey information essential to understanding the scope of the job and the general nature and level of work performed by job holders within this job. However, this job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of qualifications, skills, efforts, duties, responsibilities or working conditions associated with the position.

CrossCountry Mortgage, LLC offers MORE than a job, we offer a career. Apply now to begin your path to success!

CrossCountry Mortgage, LLC strives to provide employees with a robust benefit package:

California residents: Please see CrossCountry’s privacy statement for information about how CrossCountry collects and uses personal information about California consumers.

CrossCountry Mortgage, LLC. (NMLS3029) is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to workforce diversity. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, religion, creed, color, orientation, gender, age, national origin, veteran status, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression, or any other protected status in accordance with all applicable federal, state and local laws. The collective sum of the individual differences, life experiences, knowledge, inventiveness, innovation, self-expression, unique capabilities and talent that our employees invest in their work represents a significant part of not only our culture, but our reputation. The Company is committed to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture that welcomes diversity and inclusion. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation. CrossCountry Mortgage, LLC. is an FHA Approved Lending Institution and is not acting on behalf of or at the direction of HUD/FHA or the Federal government. To verify licensing, please visit .