Sr. Real Estate Paralegal
Job Details
Hopkinton, Massachusetts - Hopkinton, MA
Full Time

Senior Real Estate Paralegal

Do you want to work in one of the nation's fastest growing industries? Are you ready to join the front lines of the renewable energy movement? Are you looking for a career that is rewarding and inspiring?  Then Solect is looking for you.

Solect is currently seeking a Senior Real Estate Paralegal who will report directly to the General Counsel. This candidate will work in our Hopkinton, MA office. The ideal candidate will have significant transactional real estate and title experience, preferably representing solar developers.  This is a unique opportunity to join a dynamic and growing team in the exciting solar industry and to make a positive contribution to the environment.  Solect is committed to building a culture of excellence through employee development by creating an environment that inspires innovation and teamwork.



Key Responsibilities

  • Review of title for solar projects for proper legal description, encumbrances, confirmation of ownership, project consent requirements
  • Assist with permitting and zoning issues
  • Review of title commitments and negotiation of resolution with title company and conveyancing attorneys
  • Prepare closing documents for investor transactions, including Notices of Lease, Host consents, Notices of Assignment, Warranty Agreements, O&M Agreements and the like


  • Solar project experience a plus, including knowledge of SMART
  • Experience
    • Reviewing and preparing UCC financing statements, including UCC-3 amendments, partial releases and terminations
    • Reviewing title policies and working with title companies regarding any policy issues.
    • Must be familiar with Filing appropriate documents with the Secretary of State and land registries, including for registered land
  • Bachelor's degree or an Associate's degree with a paralegal certificate from an ABA qualified program.
  • Must have at least 3+ years of Real Estate/Finance experience.

About Solect Energy


Solect Energy of Hopkinton, Mass., is one of the top ten commercial solar developers in the U.S., according to Solar Power World. The company provides commercial and industrial businesses, cities and towns, and nonprofits throughout New England and Illinois with customized strategies for improving their businesses through solar. Solect’s services include solar financing, design, engineering, installation, operations and maintenance services, and system monitoring. The company installs rooftop and canopy systems, as well as solar energy storage systems that provide businesses with peak load reduction and emergency backup electricity in the case of power outages. Solect has installed more than 550 projects totaling more than 120 megawatts. The company, which was founded in 2009, employs approximately 70 people. For more information, visit us at


Solect Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Company does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, creed, color, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, veteran status, citizenship, disability, medical condition, genetic predisposition to a disease, lawful off-duty conduct or political activities, or any other legally protected status. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, leave of absence, compensation, and training. Discrimination based on any of the above groups is strictly prohibited.