Job description Unique opportunity for a Paralegal with background in Probate, Estate and Trust Administration! Part time and flexible schedule (24 hours per week) with potential for full time and eventually an opportunity to become a partner in this successful legal practice. The Paralegal plays a vital role in the day-to-day operation of helping clients navigate the probate, trust and estate administration process. The paralegal will have responsibility for the following: Administering decedents’ estates Assisting with conservatorships and trusts Filing legal petitions, documents and probate forms with proper court system Examining financial situations including helping to value and categorize assets, scrutinizing claims, obtaining receipts and releases for all payments Assisting with preparing CT-706NT Estate tax returns Maintaining contact with family and beneficiaries, interacting with attorneys, CPA’s and other professionals as needed. To be successful in this Paralegal role, you will need the following: Minimum 8+ years’ background as a Paralegal / Legal Assistant Prior background working in a law firm that specializes in Estate Planning Strong knowledge of Probate, Trust and Estates law Solid Paralegal skills Background filing and processing legal documents and probate forms Superior verbal and written communicationabilities Full current expertise of Microsoft office (Word, Excel and Outlook), Quick Books Background using FAS one Source Trust & Estate Administration program If you are ready to jump into this part time Paralegal position, please submit your resume today! Be sure to highlight your Probate, Estates and Trust planning background. A. R. Mazzotta Employment Specialists is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employment agency providing job opportunities throughout CT.
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