Key Personnel


Jake Parris Pilgrim Title Attorney

Jake Parris

Jake Parris focuses on real estate conveyancing, land use issues, foreclosure law, real estate tax issues, title clearing matters and title insurance underwriting. Jake also advises financial institutions on commercial lending matters, and assists clients in both residential and commercial real estate transactions.

Jake earned his B.A in International Relations from Tulane University and his J.D. from Roger Williams University School of Law. He is admitted to practice in Rhode Island and Massachusetts.

Paul J. Dias Pilgrim Title Attorney

Paul J. Dias

Paul J. Dias focuses on residential real estate conveyancing, residential real estate loan closing and title insurance underwriting. He has extensive experience in these areas and has actively and effectively assisted buyers, sellers and investors in real estate transactions.

Paul is a present and active member of the Committee on Title Standards and Practices of the Rhode Island Bar Association. Paul is admitted to practice in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Connecticut. He received his B.A. from the University of Rhode Island and his J.D. from Vermont Law School

Julie Montalbano Pilgrim Title Attorney

Julie Montalbano

Julie Montalbano began her career working for a Boston law firm, focusing on residential and commercial real estate transactions. For the past 11 years she worked for a non-profit organization in Rhode Island, in their development department. Julie will be working in the Orlando office focusing on marketing and operations.

Julie earned her B.A in International Relations and History from Tufts University and her J.D. from Emory University. She is admitted to practice in Massachusetts.

Residential Paralegals

Ellen Klegraefe Pilgrim Residential Paraltegal

Ellen Klegraefe

25 years of experience assisting clients in all aspects of Residential closings.

Kimberly Merrill Pilgrim Residential Paraltegal

Kimberly Merrill

25 years experience assisting clients in all aspects of Residential closings.

Commercial Paralegals

Tracey Mulhearn Pilgrim Title Commercial Paralegal

Tracey Mulhearn

20 years experience working as a real estate paralegal; working closely with clients in Residential and Commercial real estate closings.