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Paralegal

Company name

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Years of Experience

1-4 yrs required

Location

Aurora, IL

Date Last Verified

Aug 02,2017

Posted on

Jun 30,2016
Practice Area
Corporate >> Corporate - General
Real Estate >> Real Estate
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Paralegal Responsibilities: The candidate will help research and study legal documents to investigate facts and law of cases, to determine causes of action and to prepare cases to assist attorneys. Receive and screen communications, including telephone calls and emails, and provide general assistance to clients. Review and prepare miscellaneous legal documents that may include briefs, wills and trusts, real estate documentation, trademark, corporate books, discovery, and exhibits. Preparing affidavits of documents, maintaining case correspondence and document files. Evaluating current procedures to determine process that is more efficient. Reviewing and filing petitions, pleadings, and other legal documents pertinent to court procedures under the direction of the attorney in charge. Delivering subpoenas and/or documents to parties and witnesses to action. Provide back-up, when necessary, to Legal Secretary which may include preparing routine letters and correspondence, mail, and answering phone calls. Performs other related duties as assigned or requested.

Qualification and Experience

Requirements : The candidate should have Associates degree and/or Paralegal Certificate preferred. 1-4 Years or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience with Real Estate Transactions, Corporate Transaction or Litigation required. Minimum typing speed :60 WPM. Experience with Estate Planning preferred. Public Notary preferred. Provide Resume, Cover Letter, Writing Sample, and 3 professional references

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