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Essential Job Functions
The New York office is seeking a Trusts & Estates Paralegal who will assist with estate planning and the administration of estates and trusts from beginning to end.
Qualifications & Requirements
The ideal candidate will possess a Bachelor’s degree/paralegal certificate or equivalent experience with 5+ years’ experience in trusts & estates/estate planning practice, this would include estate administration, gift tax returns, estate tax returns, asset transfers, and working with private foundations. Additional requirements include: ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced team based environment, excellent organizational and communication skills. Ability to work overtime is required.
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