Attorneys #10780285, Paralegals #10831401, Entry Level Paralegals #10928050
The SBA Office of Disaster Assistance (ODA) is the Federal governments primary source of money to help businesses of all sizes, private non-profit organizations, homeowners and renters recover from disasters. ODA makes Federal low-interest disaster loans to cover losses not fully compensated by insurance or other sources. Because of the magnitude of the Novel Coronavirus, the Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas Office of Disaster Assistance, located in the CentrePort Business Park near DFW Airport and DART/TRE Station, has an ongoing need for multiple temporary full-time professionals in various occupations. All positions are temporary and subject to workload requirements All positions must be available for immediate, full-time work Weekend work required for all positions and mandatory overtime could be substantial Overtime will be paid for hours in excess of 40-hours per week All Positions require competency with Microsoft Office Must pass Credit, Fingerprint & Background Check Bilingual language skills a plus Must be a U S Citizen
Immediate Need For Attorneys & Paralegals
Attorneys will review loan authorizations, conduct loan closings, disburse funds and ensure appropriate disbursements made according to loan authorization. Must be current and active member in good standing of bar of a state, territory of the United States, District of Columbia, or Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and eligible to practice law. Experience in a real estate or mortgage lending environment preferred.
Education Recent graduates (JD, LLB, LLM) are also encouraged to apply. Candidates awaiting results of the bar examination will be considered for Paralegal Specialist positions.
Paralegals will respond to variety of customer inquiries by providing information to internal and external customers perform legal research of regulations, laws, legal databases, etc. to obtain information or address issues / concerns review loan or legal docs for compliance with applicable regulations and guidelines and assist borrowers with closing residential and/or business loans. Education Entry Level Paralegal Bachelors degree with GPA of 3.0 or better (Superior Academic Achievement) OR have at least one (1) year of graduate education.
These positions will pay a base hourly rate 22.34 - 33.06 (overtime rate of 33.51 - 45.14)
Pay Rate Quoted for Dallas Fort Worth, TX locality. Final salary determination based on pay grade and employee's residence or work location.
EOE/Veterans must submit DD-214