NALA Certified Paralegal - posted 3/11/19

NALA Certified Paralegal - posted 3/11/19

Company Name: 
Rodnunsky & Associates
FT/PT Status: 
Full Time
Location
Woodland Hills
CA
Salary Range: 
Compensation: $22-27/hour, depending on experience
Job Summary: 
Busy mid-size law firm is seeking an experienced, NALA Certified Paralegal for immediate hire. Law firm’s emphasis is in the areas of Estate Planning, Trust Administration, Trust Litigation and Probate. Qualified candidates must have prior law firm experience. Applicant must be motivated, organized, a quick learner, able to communicate effectively and professionally with sophisticated clients.
Requirements or Qualifications: 
Primary duties include: • Preparing Court Accountings • Reviewing and addressing Probate Notes • Drafting legal documents, correspondence and pleadings • Communication with opposing counsel, clients, court clerks • Preparing pleadings for filing with the court and service (e-filing knowledge is a must) • Scanning documents to maintain electronic version of file The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications: • Paralegal Certification Required – Candidate must have passed the exam and earned a professional certification from the National Association of Legal Assistants or the National Federation of Paralegal Associations • Minimum of two years of experience preparing court accountings • Ability to work overtime as needed • Team player with independent resourcefulness and problem-solving capabilities • Ability to prioritize to meet deadlines • Strong grammar, communication and organizational skills • Proficiency with drafting and editing correspondence, legal documents, and pleadings • Computer competency and knowledge of WordPerfect, Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel • Certified Notary Public is a plus
Application Process: 
Rolling resume selection
Selection Criteria: 
Must have passed NALA Certification Exam
Application Due Date: 
March 29 2019
Additional Information: 
Please send resumes to Lisa Rodnunsky, lisa.rodnunsky@rodnunskylaw.com.