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Years of Experience
Trusts & Estates Legal Assistant/Paralegal The candidate will provide overall support to our attorneys' needs and will report directly to the Department Chair. Must maintain a positive working relationship with attorneys, support staff and clients. Maintain database of firm's estate and trust administration matters. Assist with the drafting and reviewing of probate documents and estate accountings. Investigate facts to help in the estate administration process. Organize estate files, and respond to documentation requests from courts. Direct communication with estate and trust administration clients and families. Drafting estate planning documents, including wills and trusts and advance-directives.
Qualification and Experience
Requirements: 1-2 years of experience as a paralegal, with an emphasis on trusts and estates is required. Familiarity with the probate process and experience in dealing with Surrogate's Courts. The ability to speak and write effectively and interact in a professional manner with clients and counsel. Knowledge of federal, state, local and e-filing procedures. Must exhibit a high degree of initiative in managing multiple priorities simultaneously in a fast-paced, deadline-driven, detail-oriented work environment utilizing excellent judgment, and decision-making skills.
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