Paralegal

Full Time
136 S. King Street, NC 28792
Posted 10 months ago

We are looking for a self motivated Paralegal to ensure smooth running of our Uptown Charlotte office. You will provide a broad spectrum of legal services under the direct supervision of an attorney.

Responsibilities

  • Provide administrative support to the managing attorney and enhance office effectiveness at our uptown Charlotte office location
  • Handle frequent communication with clients and prospective clients alike
  • Locate and develop case relevant information
  • Maintain and manage Estate Planning workflow, i.e. General Durable Power of Attorney, Healthcare Power of Attorney, Wills, Trusts, etc. on behalf of clients.
  • Submit court filings & communicate well with court staff & officials.
  • Manage workflow for legal matters such as Guardianships, Civil Litigation, and Probate & Estate Administration.
  • Answer and direct phone calls between and among the various office locations
  • Maintain contact lists and engage in networking efforts
  • Monitor deadlines and juggle calendars

Requirements

  • Preferred experience; 2 to 5 years.
  • Proven working experience as a Certified Paralegal
  • Communicate frequently with attorneys, staff, and clients
  • Qualified as a NC Notary or be willing to qualify upon commencement of employment
  • Familiarity with Elder law, legal procedures and protocols.
  • Satisfactory knowledge of day-to-day operations of a legal office
  • Computer literacy; general knowledge of Google Suites, Microsoft Office, etc..
  • Proficiency in English
  • Working knowledge of case management and drafting software. (preferred experience using Clio Manage & Clio Grow)
  • Excellent secretarial and organizational skills
  • Ability to juggle multiple activities and work under pressure!
  • Legal Assistant certification or diploma

Work Remotely

  • No

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $17.50 – $20.00 per hour

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $17.00 per hour

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