Trust & Estate Paralegal**DIRECT-HIRE**

Robert Half

Job Description

Ref ID: 01300-0011907172

Classification: Paralegal

Compensation: DOE

The ideal candidate for this Paralegal position is innovative and has an interest in the legal field. Are you a highly organized and efficient Paralegal? Consider this immediate opening. Based in the Chicago, Illinois area, this position is a full-time role. Candidates who possess a strong drive to succeed, savvy computer skills, and the ability to effectively prioritize might find the solution to advancing their careers in this position.

Key responsibilities

- Support attorney through all stages of project work

- Study, analyze and review complex legal documents

- Methodical approach to handling substantial workload — ability to prioritize and organize effectively

- Data base management of all relevant documents

Job Requirements

- Excellent problem-solving skills

- Foundational knowledge in Probate & Estate Administration

- Trust and estate tax experience required

- Deep understanding of Estate Law

- Estate planning experience desired

- Attention to detail and accuracy, and discretion

- Prowess with word processing and spreadsheets highly sought after

- Excellent verbal and written communication skills with a customer service mindset

- Confidence in taking ownership of projects, writing and negotiating, planning and organizing

Build case management skills and foster client relationships while providing training to support staff. The company is also prepared to offer you compensation at a competitive rate. Advance your paralegal career by contacting us today!


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