Estate Planning Paralegal – Wheaton
Our client is a law firm in Wheaton IL that handles cases and matters in Estate Planning, Asset Protection, Probate, Elder Care Law, Special Needs Trusts, Guardianship, and other Family Matters. The firm is hiring an entry-level paralegal to work in the Estate Planning practice area. The role focuses on assisting the lawyers at the firm who help families enhance their lives though legal planning, guidance and counseling.
Duties: Learn and perform paralegal duties supporting the firm’s Estate and Trust Administration, Probate, and Guardianship lawyers. Ideal role for a paralegal who can fit into an active team setting. Besides paralegal duties – may need to cover phones, participate in document signing meetings, notarize documents for clients, or handle one-off emergencies based on client need. Must be adaptable and flexible. Cook County experience preferred, but the firm works with clients in the collar counties.
Preferred: Business or financial acumen. Excel spreadsheets. Will interact with clients on the phone and in meetings. Must have good people skills and ability to follow-up and explain things multiple times to clients. Must be willing and able to log work time on a consistent and regular basis.
Compensation: Base salary commensurate with experience.
If you are interested – please email your resume to:
Curtis A. Linder, CSP
Linder Legal Staffing
53 West Jackson Blvd.
The Monadnock Building
Chicago, Illinois 60604
Office: (312) 236-6400
Mobile: (708) 609-5532
Toll Free (866) 699-JOBS (5627)