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Estate Planning Paralegal

Location : Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Job Type : Direct
Reference Code : jmia
Hours : Full Time
Required Years of Experience : 5
Required Education : Paralegal
Travel : No
Relocation : No


The ideal candidate will have 5 years of experience in Estate Planning/Business Law and Probate. The practice is mostly transactional, but on occasion a case is taken to trial. The candidate must understand estate planning and be sensitive to clients’ needs. The Business Law aspect of the firm involves setting up corporations, drafting sales and purchase agreements, non-compete agreements, etc. The candidate should understand the stages of Probate and court timelines, and needs to be patient and personable. Regular Hours are 9-5. However, a full-commitment to the firm is expected. Must be flexible in staying after five to complete time sensitive tasks.




Job Type: Full-time


Salary: $55,000.00 to $60,000.00 /year



Email jprado@ascendo.com with your resume.  Call 786-228-9720 with questions


 



  • Manage Office Correspondence

  • E-Filing

  • General Office Duties (Answer Phones/Organization/Order Supplies)

  • Dictation (digital dictaphone)

  • Draft Estate Planning documents, wills, trusts, etc.

  • Maintain calendar and schedule appointments

  • Prepare and file Probate documents; communicate with Clerks

  • Input daily time records and produce monthly invoices

  • Create, maintain, and organize new and closed files

  • Work independently and establish priorities

  • Able to research statutes and find answers re: practice and procedure


 


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