Special Counsel
- Contract Probate Legal Secretary
At a glance
Location: US-MI-Detroit Map
Posted: 09/20/2019
Closing: 10/19/2019
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Job description

A probate paralegal job in metro Detroit is available courtesy of Special Counsel. To be considered, you must have a paralegal certificate, Bachelor’s degree prefered, with at least 2  years’ experience in a similar law firm handling estate planning, trusts, wills.
Paralegal (Estate Planning & Probate) Job Responsibilities:

  • Drafting of petitions and pleadings, obtaining asset values and assist with distribution of assets

  • Prepare initial notices and annual Trustee’s reports to beneficiaries

  • Prepare deeds, schedules of assets and guardianship pleadings

  • Prepare schedule of allocations to trusts, gift tax returns and inventories


  • At least two years of experience with trusts, estate planning and/or probate law

  • Bachelor’s degree or ABA Paralegal certification preferred

  • Proactive self-starter with ability to adapt to changing priorities

  • Excellent writing and drafting skills

Contract Probate Legal Secretary