Job title: Trust & Estate Paralegal
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Legal
Expertise: Paralegal
Salary type: Annual
Location: RTP, NC
Job published: 11/12/2020
Job ID: 32153

Job Description

A prestigious law firm has an immediate opening for an Estates Paralegal.

 

SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITIES:

The paralegal is responsible for a full range of estate planning matters by providing assistance to the Firm’s attorney in administering estates, funding revocable and irrevocable trusts, preparing documents, and client case management.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

 

  • Revocable and irrevocable trust funding and administration.
  • Preparation of federal gift and estate tax returns.
  • Preparation of fiduciary income tax returns.
  • Probate administration.
  • Maintain professional demeanor and attitude.

 

CORE REQUIREMENTS:

 

  • Ability to deliver superior service to all internal and external customers and communicate effectively.
  • Ability to interact in a professional and courteous manner with clients and employees at all times; professional appearance required.
  • Ability to produce an acceptable amount of work efficiently and accurately; ability to produce a quality final work product.

 

POSITION-SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS:

  • 3 or more years Trusts & Estates experience preferred.
  • Ability to prioritize; excellent time management.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications.
  • Highly organized, able to prioritize workflow and manage projects.
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The Firms offer's a competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401K, and much more.