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Contested Estate Probate & Estate Planning Paralegal (Remote)

Company: Alliance Virtual
Location: Jacksonville
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:

This position is a contract, virtual 1099 position for one of our clients in South Florida! The ideal candidate will have experience in the area of Contested Probate, and Trust and Estate Administration. Florida experience is a must!

The candidate will be responsible for drafting, filing, the collection and organization of documents and information from various cases at the firm, meeting with and assisting clients. This candidate should feel comfortable relaying messages between various groups and keeping all documents important to the cases they are working on organized in an online database. A team player and ability to work well independently while maintaining a high level of timeliness and attention to detail is a must.

Must send a cover letter, resume and references to be considered.

*Hours and Compensation*

- Hours: Up to 10+ hours per week.

- Compensation: The contractual pay for this position is $30 per hour. Payroll is bi-monthly. Due to the 1099 nature of this position, no benefits are offered and you are responsible for your own taxes.

*Responsibilities*

*- Ability to handle contested probate and *estate planning & administration and* matters from start to finish*

- Draft contested probate and estate planning & administration documents

- Review and edit legal documents pertaining to contested probate, estate planning, estate administration Law in the State of Florida

- Meeting with clients via zoom and telephone when necessary

- Create and maintain case files

- Facilitate the meeting of attorney's deadlines by keeping organized schedules and providing timely reminders

- Conduct legal research

*Software *

TBD

*Qualifications*

- Experience as a legal assistant or paralegal in the above listed areas for 4+ years

- Status must be a full-time freelancer; must not have prior commitments as a W2 employee

- Daytime availability, Monday - Friday

- Bachelor's degree or Paralegal certificate

- 8 GB or more RAM, with strong preference for 16 GB; SSD preferred, especially if RAM is on the lower end preferred

- Windows 10 Pro or 11 Pro preferred

Requirements

*- Ability to handle contested probate and *estate planning & administration matters from start to finish**

- Ability to draft contested probate and estate planning & administration documents

- Ability to review and edit legal documents pertaining to contested probate, estate planning and estate administration aw in the State of Florida

- Ability to meet with clients when necessary (zoom/phone call)

- Ability to create and maintain case files

- Ability to facilitate the meeting of attorney's deadlines by keeping organized schedules and providing timely reminders

- Ability to conduct legal research when necessary

- 8 GB or more RAM, with strong preference for 16 GB; SSD preferred, especially if RAM is on the lower end preferred

- Windows 10 Pro or 11 Pro preferred

- Experience as a legal assistant or paralegal in the above listed areas for 4+ years

- Status must be a full-time freelancer; must not have prior commitments as a W2 employee

- Daytime availability, Monday - Friday

- Bachelor's degree or Paralegal certificate

Benefits

- $30 Per Hour

- Freelance, Contract Status

- Make your own hours as long as you have daytime availability

- Work from home

Job Types: Part-time, Contract

Pay: $30.00 per hour

Benefits:
* Flexible schedule
Schedule:
* Day shift

Application Question(s):
* Are you currently an independent contractor/freelancer?

Experience:
* Estate Planning/Probate: 4 years (Required)
* Taxes & Accounting - Trust Administration: 4 years (Required)

Shift availability:
* Day Shift (Required)

Work Location: One location%58047475%

Keywords: Alliance Virtual, Jacksonville , Contested Estate Probate & Estate Planning Paralegal (Remote), Legal , Jacksonville, Florida

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