Paralegal Jobs in New York City, New York
This sophisticated boutique law firm located in NYC is seeking a litigation paralegal for its labor & employment department. 2+ years of law firm experience. BA/BS is required, , ideally ivy league or equivalent. Big law, general commercial litigation experience will be considered. Responsibilities include the following: Labor - Take union grievance/contract negotiation minutes Subpoena responses/...
Dentons is a global firm driven to provide a competitive edge in an increasingly complex and interconnected marketplace. It was formed in March 2013 by the combination of international law firm Salans LLP, Canadian law firm Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP (FMC) and international law firm SNR Denton. Dentons is built on the solid foundations of these three highly valued law firms. Each built an outstand...
We are seeking a Japanese Fluent Immigration Paralegal for a large national firm located in Mid-town Manhattan. Ideal candidate will have 5+ years of Immigration Paralegal experience with a Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience. Experience with the following visas: E-1, E-2, L-1A, L-1B, H-1B, H-3, F-1, J-1, B-1, and visa waivers. Experience in the following areas: I-140 and 1-485 prepara...
FSA's US DOJ Asset Forfeiture Support Program has an immediate opening for a Paralegal with the United States Attorneys Office (Manhattan). A Paralegal/Legal Assistant II executes the following duties: Assist attorney, provide Legal Clerk review Reviews case material and prepares digest of selected decisions/opinions incorporating legal references Searches for and summarizes relevant articles in t...
Corporate Paralegal/Compliance Specialist $27-29/hr (temp to perm) One of NYC’s most prestigious insurance/investment conglomerates seeks individual (BS or Associates Degree with 3+ years insurance industry a MUST) Certificate program in paralegal studies or prior practical experience as paralegal; (insurance industry a +.) Knowledge of legal and regulatory principles, practices and terminology a...
Lease & LaBau, Inc. is your one source for legal recruiting. For the past twenty-four years, we have specialized in the placement of professionals in the legal workplace. Located in New York City, Lease & LaBau has provided individual services for clients and candidates. Lease & LaBau, Inc. offers a team of professionals with expertise in recruiting and prior law firm employment. Our staff will tr...
The legal and compliance division of this leading financial institution is seeking a temporary paralegal to assist its Field Services Group. This position is expected to run 3 months with a possible extension. Two + years of paralegal experience needed, ideally from a financial institution or midsize to large law firm. A background in IRAs is helpful but not required. Hourly pay rate based on expe...
This midsized law firm located in midtown Manhattan is seeking is Real Estate paralegal to represent sponsor closings. Responsibilities include: • Produce closing documents and represent the sponsor in closings for numerous condo and co-op buildings. • File certificates of incorporation; prepare formation documents, bylaws, partnership and operating agreements. • Draft and file amendments to offer...
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Experienced Litigation Paralegal Midtown plaintiff's personal injury law firm is seeking a paralegal to work in a fast paced environment with a minimum of 5+ years experience. Selected candidate will be responsible to manage all aspects of cases from intake through trial. Ideal candidate must have strong organization skills, be able to work independently and be a team player. MUST be fluent in Spa...
Our client, an AMLAW 100 firm is seeking a Paralegal with 4-6 years of general commercial real estate paralegal experience to work with their Real Estate group. The paralegal will provide assistance to the attorneys in the Real Estate group. Responsibilities include: • Reviewing title reports and surveys, obtaining payoff statements, and clearing title issues • Calculating and reviewing closing fi...
Our client, a large international law firm, is seeking a fiduciary accountant or senior personal representation paralegal. Responsibilities: Provide research on legal and tax issues as needed Collect and manage information regarding heirs, debts, and assets Prepare and file Federal and State estate tax returns (Form 706) Assist clients at probate hearings File probate documents, receipts, petition...
New York-New York City - Paralegal Are you interested in work/life balance? Opportunity to work in 35 attorney White Plains law firm handling all Trust/Estates matters. Maintain accounts, prepare Estate tax returns, maintain trust accounts, distribute assets. Congenial culture, NO OT. email *****...
Our client is a well-respected boutique law firm in New York City seeking a Litigation Support Paralegal. This position will be a hybrid of Litigation Paralegal and Litigation Support/eDiscovery work. The ideal candidate will have experience creating databases, importing/exporting file, processing data, etc. They will also need to have experience with core litigation paralegal work, such as resear...
Position Description Paralegal Picture yourself building a successful career at American General working alongside other talented, highly motivated individuals committed to reaching our goal of becoming our industry’s employer of choice. We believe that our success depends on a world class team with diverse and unequaled expertise. If you would like to be part of a strategic organization where the...
Midsize Midtown law firm is seeking a Commercial Real Estate Paralegal with 3 + years of experience for their real estate department with some work for the corporate group. Responsibilities include : Computer-based legal research; corporate filings; prepare correspondence and documents; interpret and summarize documents; maintain status reports. (Excel, Word table format) and client database; proo...
Midtown Law firm is seeking a Litigation Paralegal. Must have a BA degree and a paralegal certificate a plus. Must be able to commit for several years. 6 months to a 1 year of law firm paralegal experience desired but will consider outstanding recent graduates with legal internships with an interest in long term career as a paralegal. Must have great communication skills (both written and verbal),...
Top NY litigation boutique is seeking a midlevel litigation paralegal with trial prep experience. Must have several years of litigation paralegal law firm experience. Bluebooking and Citechecking experience required, along with a BA degree. Commercial litigation experience background preferred and must be also flexible to work overtime. Must be able to commit to several months. Competitive Payrate...
The New York City Office of this leading law firm is currently searching for an experienced paralegal for its Trust and Estates Department. Candidate should also be flexible to work overtime as needed. Duties & Responsibilities Qualified candidate should be able to assist attorneys in the following areas: managing estate administration from petition through accounting, preparing estate tax returns...
This leading midsized law firm located in midtown is seeking a temp, temp-to-perm or permanent Trust & Estates paralegal to support one partner and one associate. Immediate start. Salary up to 80K depending on experience. 5+ years of experience working in a Trust & Estates department in a law firm. Some of the responsibilities include: Preparing state tax returns Preparing and filing surrogate cou...
Our client, an AmLaw 100 law firm located in Lower Manhattan, is seeking an experienced corporate paralegal for a permanent position. General Description: Our client is looking for a career corporate paralegal. Preferably with 5+ years of experience. The ideal candidate is fluent in UCC filings, corporate secretarial functions, and "soup-to-nuts" corporate governance work. Additional Information:...
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$26,400.00 - $84,000.00
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Some College Coursework Completed
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Assists attorneys by performing legal research; preparing legal documents; providing support during litigation processes;
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Organizes and maintains corporate entities such as corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies, (LLC), and limited liability partnerships (LLP).
Researches case law or case details, using computerized research systems.
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