#1867 Legal Assistant | Trusts & Estates/Probate (Brandon/Lakeland, Florida)

Well-respected boutique law firm with offices in Brandon and Lakeland Florida is seeking a legal assistant with three to five years of experience in trusts, estates, guardianship and probate practice areas to support a busy attorney.  Preference will be given to candidates with current Florida law firm experience in a relevant practice area.

Requirements

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to manage projects to meet deadlines
  • Excellent client service skills
  • Accurate working knowledge of local courts and associated e-filing procedures and of the Florida Probate Code
  • Proficiency in WordPerfect, TABS, and Practice Master is a plus.
  • Work in Brandon office four days a week and Lakeland office one day a week to serve clients in Polk County.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Assist with preparation of probate pleadings, estate planning and guardianship documents
  • Correspond and converse with clients on probate issues
  • Basic trust administration
  • Participate in client meetings and signings
  • Corresponding with the judicial and court personnel

Firm Offers

  • Salary $20-$22 per hour, depending on experience
  • Generous benefits package including 100% of the employee’s health insurance premiums.
  • Paid Parking
  • Personal Office
  • Work schedule of 7:30 A.M.-4:00 P.M. or 8:00 A.M.-4:30 P.M.

Covid Policy

Currently employees are asked to please wear masks in common areas of the office.

To apply for this job please visit www.infinitytalentfl.com.