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Title : Paralegal/legal Assistant

Location : Illinois - Chicago
Refer to Job # GRZG833339

Paralegal/Legal Assistant 191 North Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60606 Full-time Job details Job Type Full-time Number of hires for this role 1 Qualifications Bachelor's (Required) Paralegal: 2 years (Required) US work authorization (Required) Microsoft Office: 2 years (Preferred) Benefits Pulled from the full job description Health savings account Health insurance Dental insurance 401(k) Flexible spending account Paid time off Parental leave Employee assistance program Vision insurance 401(k) matching Professional development assistance Life insurance Referral program Full Job Description Trust & Estates Paralegal is an internationally recognized boutique law firm based in downtown Chicago that focuses on Business & Corporate Law, Trusts & Estates, and Taxation serving family offices and privately-held companies. We are expanding our team and seeking an experienced trust & estates paralegal to join our Advance Planning Practice Group. PRIOR LAW FIRM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED (NO EXECPTIONS) Key Responsibilities: Compiling, organizing, and indexing documentary evidence Filing documents with state and federal courts in paper or electronic format Basic drafting and preparation of legal documents including wills, contracts, real estate closing statements, subpoenas, and other legal documents Coordinate and manage client matters and projects Proofread all documents and check for appropriate formatting, spelling, and grammatical errors Research facts, laws, and public records as directed Data and file management, calendar management support Transaction and tax support Perform other duties and special projects as requested; may involve handling confidential and sensitive material for celebrity, professional athlete, and ultra-high net worth clients Requirements and Qualifications: Bachelor's degree Paralegal certificate or equivalent experience Must have minimum 2 years of experience in either a law firm or legal department Excellent interpersonal, organizational, research, written, and oral communication skills Self-starter, detail-oriented, with the ability to juggle multiple projects and deadlines Ability to work independently and as part of a team Proficient in MS Office Suite applications and time entry software (Perfect Law experience a plus) Job Type: Full-time Benefits: 401(k) 401(k) matching Dental insurance Employee assistance program Flexible spending account Health insurance Health savings account Life insurance Paid time off Parental leave Professional development assistance Referral program Vision insurance Schedule: 8 hour shift Education: Bachelor's (Required) Experience: Microsoft Office: 2 years (Preferred) Paralegal: 2 years (Required) Work Location: One location Location 191 North Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60606 + ? Leaflet OpenStreetMap contributors Today If you require alternative methods of application or screening, you must approach the employer directly to request this as Indeed is not responsible for the employer's application process.

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