Legal Assistant – Estates dept

Role: Legal Assistant - Estates dept

Status: Contract to hire assignment

Start Date: ASAP

Duration: 3 months and then convert to perm

Location: NYC

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Talking with clients, examining their financial situations
  • Preparing drafts of trusts, wills, or related documents
  • Preparing probate forms
  • Assessing creditors’ claims
  • Preparing estate tax returns
  • You’ll also communicate with clients on the progress of the case, and assist with other documents or paperwork.
  • Writing and communication skills are essential.