Leech Tishman, LLC, has an immediate opening for a Trusts and Estates Paralegal in our Pittsburgh, PA office. The ideal candidate will hold a bachelor’s degree and have five plus years of progressive estate and trust administration experience managing all aspects of estate and trust accounts, preferably in a law firm environment; or equivalent combination of education and experience. The person in this position will be responsible for managing and timely producing a high volume of complex, detailed work involving estate administration, trust administration and fiduciary accounting.
Tasks will include but are not limited to:
- Preparation of accountings for both estates and trusts
- Preparation of federal and state individual and fiduciary income tax returns
- Preparation of federal and state gift tax returns
- Preparation of probate petitions and other court pleadings
Because much of the work involved is in the areas of accounting and taxes, the successful candidate will have excellent mathematical skills and excellent organizational skills as well as strong technical skills. The position requires strong interpersonal skills; strong client-service orientation; excellent verbal and written communication skills; an ability to produce a high-quality work product; ability to work within deadlines and work on multiple tasks simultaneously. Experience with NetDocs, ProLaw and Excel a plus.
With Headquarters in Pittsburgh, Leech Tishman, LLC has offices in New York City, Pasadena, El Segundo, Sarasota, Chicago, Washington, D.C., Wilmington and State College, Pennsylvania and has a history of strong growth in these markets. We offer competitive salary and benefits and a friendly work environment. Agency applications will not be considered for this position.
Job Type: Full-time
For further information, contact the Director of Recruiting, Karen Davila at email@example.com
Leech Tishman Fuscaldo & Lampl is a full-service law firm dedicated to assisting individuals, businesses, and institutions. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, Leech Tishman also has offices in LAX / El Segundo, CA, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Sarasota, Washington, D.C., and Wilmington, DE. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. For more information, visit www.leechtishman.com.