Employment Opportunity

Estate Administration PARALEGAL

Gibbel Kraybill & Hess was founded on a shared commitment to provide excellent legal services to our clients. Our attorneys and experienced staff work collaboratively to assist clients in a wide variety of legal matters. We are committed to serving everyone in our community, regardless of social or economic status.

GKH is currently seeking an Estate Administration Paralegal to work with attorneys in our 2933 Lititz Pike office. The ideal candidate will have excellent self-management and inter-personal skills as well as the ability to work on an estate from start to finish. Experience with Lackner estate administration software is preferred but not required. We offer a comprehensive benefit package and a collegial work setting. Email cover letter with salary requirements and resume with references to gkhlaw@gkh.com.

Responsibilities:

  • Data entry, answering phones, scheduling client appointments, scanning, copying, and filing
  • Prepare probate and administration documents including Petitions for Probate, statutory Notices, PA Inheritance Tax Returns and Federal Estate Tax Returns
  • Maintain financial records for use in Accounting and preparation of tax returns
  • Handle communications with beneficiaries and executors
  • Track income tax deadlines

Skills:

  • Strong communication and customer service skills
  • Ability to work under deadlines
  • Proficiency with MS Outlook, MS Word and MS Excel
  • Strong work ethic and the ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Positive and professional demeanor

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree or Paralegal certificate (Preferred but not required)

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • Retirement Plan
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Life insurance
  • Disability insurance

 

Locations

MAIN OFFICE

2933 Lititz Pike, PO Box 5349
Lancaster, PA 17606
P (717) 291-1700

DOWNTOWN LANCASTER OFFICE (BY APPT. ONLY)

135 North Duke Street, Suite 4
Lancaster, PA 17602
P (717) 291-1700

ARDMORE OFFICE (BY APPT. ONLY)

7 E Lancaster Ave, Suite 210
Ardmore, PA 19003
P (484) 416-0531

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