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Paralegal in Durham, NC with Greene Resources

Date Posted: 2/5/2019

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Job Number: 32557


Paralegal


Job Description:

Our client, a growing Durham law firm, is seeking a dedicated paralegal to join the team. Duties will include assisting one of the attorneys with a variety of case types, including fiduciary litigation, estate planning, probate, guardianship, as well as limited corporate and civil litigation, and others. This is a full time, direct hire opportunity.


Responsibilities:


  • Assisting attorney with client and case management.

  • Driving efficient use of attorney time.

  • Interaction with clients on a daily basis that is professional, courteous, and empathetic.

  • Assistance with timely management of invoices and messages.


Education Requirements:



    Desired Background/Skills:



      Qualifications:


      • Preferred 2+ years of experience working in a law firm (preference for paralegal certification).

      • High level of ability to organize, multitask, and prioritize.

      • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.

      • High accuracy and attention to detail, with strong analytical skills.

      • Research skills, including public records searches and legal research.

      • Experience in drafting, editing, and proofreading legal documents.

      • Ability to work in a fast-paced deadline-driven team environment.

      • Ability to work independently, proactively, innovatively, and creatively while exercising sound judgment.

      • Intermediate Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint) and Google Apps skills.

      • Experience in working with practice management software.

      • Notary or ability to become notary public.


      Other Information:


      • Greene Resources is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.