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Legal Staff Paralegal in San Jose, CA

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Company name

Edgar Law Group, LLP

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Trusts and Estates

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

San Jose, CA

Posted on

Jul 30,2018

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Paralegal - Corporate, Tax, Estate Planning The candidate will be preparing legal documents and case components - such as affidavits, pleadings, appeals, briefs and closings for attorneys - as well as assisting lawyers with drafting merger and acquisition documents, real estate closings and a variety of contracts. Will be performing Perform case analysis, Legal Research, Legal Writing for Bankruptcy, Corporate law, Estate Planning, Real Estate, Tax Law and Probate Law. Case review and analysis. Develop a case file indexing system that can be used as an active archive for all ongoing and completed cases. Work with attorneys to develop legal arguments, motions and other case filings. Correspondences, discoveries, pleadings, motions, briefs, legal memorandum and various other document ranging from simple to complex matters. Drafting of Agreements, Resolutions, Contracts and other related documents. Create organizational documents, including articles of incorporation or dissolution, stock certificates and merger agreements. Research current tax law, letter and revenue rulings, tax court decisions, and legislative materials. Draft promissory note, assignment of leases and rents and guaranties. Obtain and/or draft necessary corporate, partnership, or limited liability company documentation and resolutions in connection with loan transaction. Other tasks assigned by the attorney. Experience with the following software programs a plus: ProSeries, Canopy Tax, Lacerte, Microsoft Word, Outlook, Adobe, Lexis Nexis, West Law & Time and Billing Software. Should have 5+ years experience in firm practices. Spanish speaking is a plus. Administrative experience, in addition to customer relationship management, is needed. Must understand Corporate, Civil, Tax, Bankruptcy, Estate Planning and Real Estate processes. Familiarity with cloud-based software required. Must have familiarity with several law practice areas.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Edgar Law Group, LLP
675 North First Street,
Suite 700
San Jose, CA 95112