Small AV-rated firm seeks experienced legal secretary/paralegal in Estate Planning and Administration; 5+ years' legal experience required, 3+ years in Estates/Trusts preferred.
This Cecil County law firm was established more than 65 years ago, and has had the highest AV rating for many decades.
The job opening is a hybrid legal secretary/paralegal position.
The duties involve managing a busy estate/probate and estate planning practice.
All applicants must be able to track all estate filing deadlines, and will serve as a primary client contact.
Accordingly, all candidates must have excellent organizational, computer, and client service skills.
The position offers significant growth potential as a professional, since the successful candidate will be permitted (after appropriate training) to prepare the first draft of estate/probate filings.
Likewise, the successful candidate will be offered the opportunity (after appropriate training and time permitting) to prepare the first draft of the various estate planning documents using a document drafting software.
Please note that prior employment references will be required and contacted.
Location/Region: Elkton, MD (21921)