Robert Half Legal Paralegal in Stony Creek, Virginia

Robert Half Legal is seeking a Legal Assistant with a specialization in Real Estate. Responsibilities include but are not limited to managing land access matters while providing guidance to leasing efforts on projects elsewhere in the United States. Land access includes confirmation of title on prospective land parcels, acquiring interests in prospective lands via leasing, documenting leases and ensuring that internal records are well maintained, representing the Company in any land related disputes and liaising with existing landowners and ensuring that all lease commitments are met. Candidate would be responsible for protecting the Company's interest prior to commencement of mining operations, including where necessary, obtaining title opinions for lands to be mined and ensuring that all necessary title curative is performed. Drafting and executing all necessary agreements with third party participants and ensuring that relevant and management personnel are informed in regard to commitments and requirements included in the lease. Candidate will advise management and other departments of pertinent matters related to land access, leases and mining including specific obligations contained in leases. Landmen will also coordinate external counsel when required and provide the information necessary for counsel to represent Iluka in matters regarding land access. Candidate will provide support to management and internal counsel on any queries regarding leasing or title.

Located in major North American and global markets, Robert Half Legal is the premier provider of legal staffing and consulting solutions on a full-time, project, and temporary basis, serving both law firms and corporate legal departments. We also provide project and eDiscovery teams and workspace for a wide range of initiatives, including litigation support, mergers and acquisitions and document review matters. Our dedicated teams' industry experience allows us to quickly match skilled legal professionals with the best available jobs. We offer challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and skills-enhancement training.

Call your local Robert Half Legal office at 888.798.2974 to discover more about this position. Apply for this job now or contact our branch office for additional information.

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Req ID: 04510-0010342355

Functional Role: Paralegal

Country: USA

State: VA

City: Stony Creek

Postal Code: 23882-0129

Compensation: $23.75 to $27.50 per hour


  • Minimum 5 years proven experience,

  • Proven ability to perform Due Diligence,

  • Must be able to analyze and interpret legal documents and title opinions,

  • Knowledge of various types of contracts: Mineral and Surface Leases and Purchase and Sale Agreements,

  • Proven ability to determine ownership: mineral, leasehold, and surface,

  • Capable of resolving title issues,

  • Knowledge of regulatory agency rules and regulations pertaining to permits,

  • Must be a team player, self-starter, detail oriented, punctual and reliable, and

  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Windows and Office software.