Are you a Direct Hire – Paralegal who has strong MSWD and Excel skills? Are you a Direct Hire – Paralegal who is looking for an opportunity with part-time hours?
Our client is a law firm in the Madison area that was established in the early 1900s.
WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING:
As a Paralegal, you will be supporting a couple attorneys with litigation, probate, transfer of property and calendaring duties.
- Perform ECF and other court filings
- Legal research including court records and online resources
- Draft pleadings, discoveries, memoranda and correspondence
- Create, organize and maintain client files
- Prepare and file probate documents in the administration of estate
- File life insurance claims and other death benefits
- Administer estate accounts and assist with the liquidation and transfer of property
- Assist with administration of trusts and name changes
- Assist attorneys with various administrative duties
- Calendaring, client written and verbal communications, editing and modifying documents
- Back up to the Receptionist for breaks to include greeting clients, answering calls and scheduling conference rooms
- Assist with any other duties as assigned
WHAT YOU NEED:
- 1+ years of experience in litigation, mergers & acquisitions, real estate, contracts or trust & estates
- Certification or Associate degree from a certified Paralegal program
- Computer/tech savvy
- MSWD and Excel skills
- Must feel comfortable working with Microsoft Office 365 and Microsoft Outlook
- Positive and friendly
- Must be open to change while they are growing and creating new processes
- Organized and detailed
- Ability to speak up and ask questions
- Excellent multitasking skills while handling a large volume of work
- Strong time-management skills and deadline-driven
- Outstanding communication skills
- Team player
- Strong work ethic
WHAT YOU GET:
- Company has been in business since 1903
- Fun team
- Benefits offered if you work 30+ hours week
Hours: Monday – Thursday 8:00am -5:00pm and Friday 7:00am – 3:30pm
Length: Direct Hire
Pay for the Paralegal position: $24.00 – $27.00 / hr. – based on experience
Location: Green Bay, WI
Job ID: 140173
Job descriptions may not include every responsibility or qualification of the position.
Cadre is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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