Corporate Paralegal

LendingHomeNew York State

LendingHome supports real estate investors by offering the opportunity to build successful businesses through a simplified loan process. Our competitive product, innovative technology, and experienced team are changing the way real estate investors receive funding for their fix-and-flip and rental properties, transforming the experience from end to end.

The Team

With our built-from-scratch technology that covers every stage of the loan process, LendingHome has opened access and simplified a way for real estate investors—both novice and experienced—to get financing, generate wealth, and build businesses. Since founded in 2013, we have funded over $6 billion dollars worth of loans across about 30,000+ projects, becoming the nation's largest hard money lender. Combining the best technology and the most knowledgeable people, LendingHome has grown to a team of over 300 and has won many awards over the years including Forbes Fintech 50, Finovate Awards: Best Digital Mortgage Platform, Fast Company's Most Innovative Companies, and many more. LendingHome is uniquely positioned to become the next great financial services brand powered by the most advanced mortgage platform in the world.

Loans funded: More than $6 billion in fewer than 6 years
Market Share: Increased from ~2.5% in Q1 2020 to over 5.5% in Q3 2020.
Financial Impact: Since April 2020, LendingHome has been profitable every month, a rarity for a fast growing fintech company.
Geography: Lending in 26 states, which account for more than 80% of the nation's real estate market
Homes financed: About 30,000
Principal and interest returned to investors: More than $5.18 billion
Employees: About 300 employees in San Francisco and Pittsburgh

This is a position that can be based anywhere in the United States, remote or in-office. Our hybrid distributed workforce philosophy allows us to find the best talent in the country and build diverse teams, while allowing our teammates to work from the location that works best for them, whether that is their home office or one of our office locations. We have offices in San Francisco, CA and Pittsburgh, PA for those of you that live local and want to work from the office. We also plan to use these spaces to bring together teammates and drive creativity and innovation.

The Role

LendingHome is looking for an experienced Corporate Paralegal to support corporate governance matters, subsidiary maintenance, M&A transactions, corporate record-keeping and other legal projects. This is an exciting opportunity for a highly adaptable and collaborative team player to join a growing company and contribute to LendingHome.

Manage corporate subsidiaries, director and officer information, corporate record keeping, transaction execution, governance policies, and compliance processes, including signatures, mailings and filings

  • Assist with Board and corporate governance matters
  • Assist with compliance and corporate governance matters for our subsidiaries
  • Support legal aspects of acquisitions, financings and commercial and capital market transactions, including data room management and due diligence requests, assisting with closing documents, coordinating and assisting with contract review, obtaining required signatures, assisting with post-closing integration and administration, and any other special projects
  • Assist with M&A and other strategic transactions, including providing due diligence support, data room management, and preparing and organizing deal documents
  • Assist in responding to requests for information and documents from our internal and external auditors, regulators, partners, and other stakeholders
  • Coordinate with the stock administration team to ensure proper management of equity plans
  • Maintain corporate records
  • Provide assistance in support of G&A functions such as finance, stock administration facilities, executive compensation, tax, treasury, people team

Requirements


  • Paralegal certificate and/or Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • 8+ years of relevant corporate paralegal experience with a law firm and/or in-house at a public company
  • Exceptional professional judgment, ideally exercised in a startup environment
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and to manage multiple projects concurrently
  • Highest level of accuracy, superb attention to detail and excellent proofreading skills
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Reliable and collaborative team-player
  • Action and results-oriented, with ability to adapt quickly to new surroundings and in a fast-paced environment

LendingHome in the News

  • Forbes: The Future Of Real Estate: Fintech 50 2019
  • Mortgage Professional America: LendingHome surpasses $5 billion in loans in five years
  • San Francisco Business Times: S.F. fintech aggressively expands into lending for rental houses
  • Curbed: How Wall Street, Silicon Valley Institutionalized Home Flipping
  • Officelovin': A Tour of LendingHome's New San Francisco Headquarters

Benefits and Perks

  • Career Growth: We foster an environment that encourages opportunities to use your voice, make an impact, and move towards your long-term goals.
  • Lunch & Snacks: Hungry? We have you covered! Enjoy catered lunches and Bagel Wednesdays—and don't forget to take your pick of healthy snacks and drinks daily from our fully stocked kitchen.
  • Work-life Balance: With our flexible time off policy, you can enjoy a well-rounded lifestyle while easily balancing work, travel, loved ones, and passions.
  • Family Matters: We know your role here might not be the only one you have. Enjoy your job as a parent and welcoming your new bundle of joy with our competitive parental leave policy.
  • Commuter Benefits: Travel from A to B without the stress. We help you save money on your commute to work with pre-tax deductions and a monthly stipend.
  • Product Ownership: We recognize your hand in making our business great. With offered equity, you can claim your stake in our growth.
  • Health Insurance: Your well-being is important to us. Our comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans ensure that your mind and body are in good keeping.


If you'd like to see more about what LendingHome has to offer or explore additional opportunities, visit us at LendingHome.com/Careers.

LendingHome is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance Police Code, Article 49

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