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Probate Paralegal

Company name

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

Oct 14, 2021

Posted on

Aug 31, 2021

Years of Experience

3-5 yrs required

Location

Newport Beach, CA, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation
Trusts and Estates >> Trusts and Estates
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Probate Paralegal
Job Description

Our busy boutique Estate Planning and Probate law firm needs an experienced paralegal to play a key role with our clients. You will become part of the team that resolves Probate and Trust dispute issues, as you guide our clients through one of the most difficult times in their lives.   

We are a collaborative team of professionals. We work hard and we play together too!  It’s a female friendly office where we trust each other and value a work life balance. We support personal and career development and also have quarterly team building events.

Your experience in Will and Trust Disputes / Trust Litigation and Conservatorships will add value to our team. We leverage technology and looking for someone who is comfortable with Microsoft office, and various legal programs. You will have a strong work ethic, highly organized and have exceptional problem- solving skills.

Interested?  We would like to know more about you. Please submit a resume and cover letter, in which you tell us what appeals to you about this position and what you feel will make you successful in this role.  Please send to dede@thesotolawgroup.com

Responsibilities

Must be familiar with probate, judicial counsel forms, conservatorships, limited and contested matters. A plus if you have a basic understanding of administrative issues dealing with estate planning matters.

Schedule client appointments and answer client questions about their matters.

Consistent communication and coordinate with attorneys to discuss client matters, and keeping the probate matters or trust disputes moving forward.

Hands-on-role dealing with a broad array of topics and tasks ranging from sophisticated disputes to filing probate and managing the probate process and conservatorship (limited and contested matters) process.

Notary required.

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Post Secondary education and/or  Paralegal Certification.

Proficient with Microsoft Office and judicial counsel forms.

Able to take direction and work independently with little or no supervision.

Highly organized, detail-oriented and team player.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $65,000.00 - $72,000.00 annual and commensurate with experience

Benefits:

401(k)

401(k) matching

Profit Sharing plan

Dental insurance

Health insurance

Paid time off

Vision insurance

Schedule:

8 hour shift

Day shift

Monday to Friday

Fridays we close at 3p

To apply: Please submit a resume and cover letter, in which you tell us what appeals to you about this position and what you feel will make you successful in this role.  Please send to dede@thesotolawgroup.com

 

Company info

Soto Law Group, APC

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Company Profile

At The Soto Law Group, we handle estate planning, probate and trust administration matters for clients in Newport Beach and throughout Orange County and surrounding California communities. We provide tailor-made legal solutions that protect the assets and the wishes of our clients. We are not a high-volume practice. We take the time to provide a tailor-made approach that suits the needs of each client. We have the experience to make a difference. We provide the personal, attentive service that lets you know how important your business is to us.

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