Senior Paralegal – Bend, Oregon

Our law firm is looking for an experienced senior paralegal, who is both a team player and self-motivated. The successful applicant will have a minimum of five years’ office experience with excellent typing, grammar, spelling and organization skills and the ability to communicate with co-workers and clients. Knowledge of Office 365 and WealthCounsel a plus. We offer excellent benefits.

Our firm is looking for a legal assistant to help enhance attorney effectiveness by developing and tracking case information. The successful applicant will:

  • Keep cases organized and monitor calendars and deadlines.
  • Input information in document management database
  • Review and confirm case status with attorney
  • Help develop cases by maintaining contact with clients and those involved in the matter
  • Gather and review information from clients
  • Examine client financial situations and collect asset information
  • Track status and generate necessary reports
  • File necessary documents with courts and government agencies

Required skills include advanced knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel, familiarity with document management systems, and time entry programs. Previous experience in estate planning (preparation of trusts, wills, and related documents, preparation of probate forms, preparation of estate tax returns, and/or assessment of creditor’s claims) and/or corporate law is preferred.

Please send a resume and cover letter to our HR Department at HR @ sglaw.com.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $25.00 – $32.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Bend, OR 97702: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor’s (Preferred)

Experience:

  • Paralegal: 3 years (Preferred)