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Robert Half International BOUTIQUE LAW FIRM SEEKS TOP ESTATE PLANNING PARALEGAL TO 80K in Chicago, Illinois

Description

Join a boutique law firm with an attention to giving, laughter, and work/life balance. Our values include client satisfaction, a high caliber of professionalism and civility at all times, and diligence to client matters.

Benefits for this position include: competitive annual salary commensurate with experience, some work from home, annual vacation/personal days as paid time off and health insurance.

An applicant should have: 2-8 years experience at any size law firm independently drafting and funding estate plans and/or opening, administering, and closing probate estates; an eagerness to learn and always perform better than the previous day; strong oral, written and interpersonal skills, including impeccable spelling and grammar; a "we're in this together" attitude; the ability to work in-office; availability to contribute during monthly nighttime speaking engagements; willingness to serve in outside leadership roles to promote our brand and engage with the community we serve, such as foundations/boards/community service groups; ability to problem-solve and work independently; ability to manage multiple priorities, handle pressure and meet deadlines; competency in Microsoft Office Suite products including Word, PowerPoint, Access, Excel. A tax background is highly preferred. If you are motivated, ambitious, and passionate about helping others please send your resume to Claire . marshall @ roberthalflegal . com AND Chinetta . foster @ roberthalflegal . com ASAP in a MS Word Attachment.

In addition, successful candidates at this level in the organization must exhibit the following skills and behaviors: ability to analyze situations, exhibit good judgment and make sound, ethical decisions; take acceptance of responsibility; ability to collaborate, cooperate, and be flexible; ability to manage time to meet billing expectations while being mindful of a client's budgets. Applicants should apply with: 1) a copy of his or her resume; 2) a cover letter specifically addressing how this position is a perfect fit; 3) three professional references; 4) salary requirement. If you are motivated, ambitious, and passionate about helping others please send your resume to Claire . marshall @ roberthalflegal . com AND Chinetta . foster @ roberthalflegal . com ASAP in a MS Word Attachment.

Requirements

Join a boutique law firm with an attention to giving, laughter, and work/life balance. Our values include client satisfaction, a high caliber of professionalism and civility at all times, and diligence to client matters.

Benefits for this position include: competitive annual salary commensurate with experience, some work from home, annual vacation/personal days as paid time off and health insurance.

An applicant should have: 2-8 years experience at any size law firm independently drafting and funding estate plans and/or opening, administering, and closing probate estates; an eagerness to learn and always perform better than the previous day; strong oral, written and interpersonal skills, including impeccable spelling and grammar; a "we're in this together" attitude; the ability to work in-office; availability to contribute during monthly nighttime speaking engagements; willingness to serve in outside leadership roles to promote our brand and engage with the community we serve, such as foundations/boards/community service groups; ability to problem-solve and work independently; ability to manage multiple priorities, handle pressure and meet deadlines; competency in Microsoft Office Suite products including Word, PowerPoint, Access, Excel. A tax background is highly preferred. If you are motivated, ambitious, and passionate about helping others please send your resume to Claire . marshall @ roberthalflegal . com AND Chinetta . foster @ roberthalflegal . com ASAP in a MS Word Attachment.

In addition, successful candidates at this level in the organization must exhibit the following skills and behaviors: ability to analyze situations, exhibit good judgment and make sound, ethical decisions; take acceptance of responsibility; ability to collaborate, cooperate, and be flexible; ability to manage time to meet billing expectations while being mindful of a client's budgets. Applicants should apply with: 1) a copy of his or her resume; 2) a cover letter specifically addressing how this position is a perfect fit; 3) three professional references; 4) salary requirement. If you are motivated, ambitious, and passionate about helping others please send your resume to Claire . marshall @ roberthalflegal . com AND Chinetta . foster @ roberthalflegal . com ASAP in a MS Word Attachment.

Robert Half Legal matches legal professionals and consultants with some of the best companies on a full-time, project and temporary basis, serving both law firms and corporate legal departments. We also provide project and eDiscovery teams and workspace for a wide range of initiatives, including litigation support, mergers and acquisitions, and document review matters. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal jobs that match your skills and priorities — fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.

From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” list every year since 1998.

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Salary: $75,000.00 - $80,000.00 / Yearly

Location: Chicago, IL

Date Posted: October 16, 2020

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 01300-9502727498

Staffing Area: Legal

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