Leading global proptech companies you'll love to work for

Legal Assistant



Bellingham, WA, USA
Posted on Thursday, August 31, 2023

PLACE is an end-to-end technology and business services platform designed to simplify the real estate lifecycle for both consumers and their real estate agents. Top producing real estate teams partner with PLACE because we take care of bookkeeping, human resources, in-house legal, design and marketing, talent acquisition, business training and coaching. Consumers choose real estate teams Powered by PLACE because our partners are positioned to deliver a better experience to their valued clients.

Your Opportunity:
You have the opportunity to participate in and learn legal skills in a variety of business practices that range from software to business entities, to employment law to real estate. Join our legal team in this full time position that includes the preparation, distribution and tracking of contracts, creating and maintaining business entities, and a broad range of administrative tasks and communications. We offer benefits such as revenue share, health insurance, soon to come stock options and purchases, and investing. Explore PLACE Inc. and the success path we have created for you.

What You're Great At:
You are a self-motivated, well-organized and detail-oriented individual. Quickly mastering new software and systems. You are comfortable juggling multiple tasks at a time. While not an expert yet, you have experience with one or more of the following: maintaining business entities as well as employment, contract, business, and/or real estate law. You are a stellar communicator and passionate about serving -- and learning from -- business leaders.

What You'll Do:

  • Work closely with in-house counsel on all of PLACE's legal needs
  • Prepare, distribute and track contracts
  • Create and maintain business entities
  • Collaborate with headquarters and partner stakeholders
  • Research case law, precedent and other business/legal best practices
  • Lead and execute all administrative legal tasks

Skills You Have:

  • 1 year legal assistant experience
  • a legal assistant/paralegal certification or diploma
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently and also collaborate with others
  • Excellent communication skills -- verbal, written and legal correspondence
  • Strong research abilities
  • Ability to prioritize and maintain deadlines
  • Strong computer skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and Google Suite
Employees and their qualified dependents are offered the following benefits:
  • Medical
  • Health Savings Account
  • Dental
  • Vision
Additionally they are eligible to enroll in the following voluntary benefits:
  • STD
  • Accidental and Illness Insurance
  • Life Insurance
Employees are also enrolled in Long Term Disability Insurance and eligible to enroll in the company's 401k program.
Employees are offered the following:
  • Vacation Time as Needed
  • 10 Sick Day
  • 9 paid holidays and 2 paid floating holidays
  • 3 days of Bereavement Leave
  • Time off for Voting and Jury Duty
  • Employee Assistance Program
Employees are eligible to participate in the company's yearly Stock Purchase Program.
Salary: $22.00-$26.00
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need. We are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.