Estate Planning & Elder Law Paralegal
Company: AlerStallings LLC
Posted on: January 16, 2022
AlerStallings of Ohio is looking to hire a full-time Estate
Planning Paralegal to support our North East Region (Independence &
Westlake). Are you ready to take your career to the next level and
help change the practice of law? Are you looking for a paralegal
job that involves more than office management? Do you want to work
somewhere where innovation and new ideas are valued? Are you
looking for a law firm where there is an opportunity for growth? If
so, please read on!
This position pays $45,000 - $60,000/yr depending on experience. We
also offer a robust benefits package which includes medical,
dental, vision, FSA plans, a 401(k) plan, profit sharing, and paid
time off (PTO). We are also closed for one week at Christmas and
one week over the 4th of July for which employees are paid on top
of their individual PTO! If this sounds like what you've been
looking for, apply now!
We are the largest elder law firm in the state of Ohio. We focus
solely on asset protection, estate planning, and elder care law.
Our clients pay one fee upfront and they receive unlimited calls,
emails, and meetings for their lifetime. We also have them come in
for an annual review, ensuring that their plans stay up-to-date.
Since our founding in 2010, we've grown to 14 offices. And, we've
been recognized as one of the fastest growing companies in the Fast
50 of Ohio and, nationally, in the Inc. 5000.
Our success is a direct result of the caliber of employees we
recruit AND our unique business model. We value each of our
employees and their input. We are supportive, not only to our
clients but to each other. We work together to make things happen.
We foster a work culture where employees are generous with their
time and knowledge and are willing to coach and mentor each other.
And, as a law firm, we provide weekly and monthly trainings for all
employees! Our motto is: "You go. We go. Together."A DAY IN THE
LIFE AS AN ESTATE PLANNING PARALEGAL
As an Estate Planning Paralegal, you play the vital role of being
the main line of communication with our clients. Thanks to the
robust initial and ongoing training that we provide you with, you
are able to provide our clients with competent service. You are
self-motivated and respected by the attorneys, taking on a role
more similar to a junior attorney than an office manager. You get
to help manage and execute legal estate plans.
Your excellent communication and interpersonal skills come in
handy, as you interact with clients a lot! You greet each prospect
and client with a warm, down-to-earth smile, helping them feel at
ease. In addition to in-person appointments with clients, you also
communicate with clients via email and telephone on a daily
During meetings, you sit second chair with the attorney and take
notes, following up with clients after. You draft documents for the
different client packages and run meetings with clients yourself in
the later stages of the process. Your organizational skills also
help you excel in this position as you do help with filing,
maintaining office supplies, appointment scheduling, and event
workshop support. You're always up for a challenge and thrive in
our fast-paced environment!
QUALIFICATIONS FOR AN ESTATE PLANNING PARALEGAL
- 2 years of paralegal work experience
- Excellent grammar, spelling, writing, and proofreading
- Proficiency with Microsoft Office
- Familiarity with CRM system
- A valid driver's license and a clean driving record
- Willingness to travel between offices
Previous drafting experience is preferred but not necessarily
required. Are you an enthusiastic problem solver with a positive
attitude? Do you work well in a team environment? Are you reliable?
Are you efficient and detail oriented? Are you flexible and
resilient in an ever-evolving atmosphere? If so, then you might
just be perfect for this position!
Work hours are 8:30 am - 5:30 pm with a 1-hour lunch. We also pay
overtime.ARE YOU READY?
If you feel that you would be right for this Estate Planning
Paralegal position, please fill out our initial 3-minute,
mobile-friendly application. We look forward to meeting you!
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