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Paralegal - Estate Planning

Koley Jessen P.C., L.L.O. Omaha, NE

Job Description


We are seeking a reliable, experienced Paralegal to join our Estate and Business Succession Planning department. This employee prepares initial drafts of estate planning documents, including wills, trust agreements, correspondence and other required documents. The employee will also provide assistance to Attorneys and Law Clerks with client-related issues, in addition to other job duties that may be assigned to meet business needs: 

  • Gather, analyze, reconcile, and document information on the value and title of estate assets, debts, and expenses.
  • Conduct legal research including case law and statutes.
  • Communicate with clients, advisors, trust officers, and court personnel.

A paralegal degree from an accredited paralegal program, paralegal certificate and/or a minimum of three (3) years paralegal experience or prior legal experience in a position demonstrating an aptitude to perform the requirements of this position is required. Other requirements include:

  • Skill in the use of various computer software programs (Microsoft Office and document management software).
  • Knowledge of legal terminology, legal forms, documents, practices and procedures.
  • Skill in organization and critical thinking.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, in a professional, constructive and courteous manner.
  • Ability to create documents using correct English spelling, grammar and punctuation; review legal documents to identify inaccuracies or omissions; pay attention to detail in all work and see work through to its logical conclusion.
  • Ability to confidently and effectively interact with clients, attorneys and other employees in a team environment, maintaining confidentiality and using discretion and tact. 

Job Details

Date Posted February 12, 2019
Date Closes March 14, 2019
Address 1125 South 103rd Street, Suite 800
Located In Omaha, NE
Department Estate & Business Succession Planning
Job Type Full-time Employee
Shift Custom
Hours 40 hours per week
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 23-2011.00 Paralegals and Legal Assistants
Zipcode 68124
Name Nisha Jafari
Address 1125 South 103rd Street
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68124
Phone 4023433872

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(a) Retirement Savings Plan
  • College Savings Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(a) Retirement Savings Plan
  • College Savings Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • And More ...