Leech Tishman Fuscaldo & Lampl, LLC has an immediate opening for an Estates & Trusts 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 has offices in Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, Sarasota, State College, Washington, DC and Wilmington, DE 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
Leech Tishman Fuscaldo & Lampl, LL is a full-service law firm dedicated to assisting individuals, businesses, and institutions. Leech Tishman offers legal services in business restructuring & insolvency, corporate matters, employment & labor, estates & trusts, intellectual property, litigation & alternative dispute resolution, and real estate. In addition, the firm offers a wide range of legal services to clients in the aviation & aerospace, cannabis, construction, energy & natural resources, healthcare, and hospitality industries. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. For more information, visit www.leechtishman.com.