Each Chambliss employee is a respected member of our firm. We promote a positive and challenging work environment, encouraging our employees to grow and learn within and beyond their positions. We offer a collegial atmosphere that is enhanced by "spotlight recognition awards", monthly "cake day" celebrations (featuring homemade treats), quarterly staff luncheons, as well as our holiday luncheon and staff appreciation day.
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, which includes 401(k), medical, dental, life insurance, wellness incentives, paid parking, vacation, and holidays. Salary is commensurate with ability and experience. We have the following position open at this time:
Trust and Estate Paralegal
Chambliss, Bahner and Stophel is looking for a Trust and Estate Paralegal to assist attorneys and clients in estate planning and trust administration, including preparation of beneficiary and account change forms and transfer documents relating to accounts and the administration of all of the firm's trust administration clients. Should have ability to disseminate information from bank, brokerage, and other financial statements. Work under moderate supervision with latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.
Associate's Degree in Paralegal Studies, Legal Assistant, or related field; Baccalaureate degree preferred
Three to five years of related experience in a law office or financial advisor office with experience in trust, estate or probate administration preferred
Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, web-based research tools and the ability to understand legal procedures and terminology required
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of situations without excessive oversight from attorneys
Send resume to:
Chambliss, Bahner & Stophel, P.C.
605 Chestnut Street, Suite 1700
Chattanooga, TN 37450
or fax to 423.508.1300