Robert Half Legal Real Estate Tax Analyst Paralegal in Chicago, Illinois
Real Estate Tax paralegal needed to work with a growing group located downtown Chicago. The Real Estate Tax Paralegal will be responsible for calendaring property tax assessments and appeal deadlines, identifying and obtaining financial and other records needed for assessment appeals and to assist attorneys in drafting property assessment appeals. Will work with other tax analysts under attorney supervision. The work includes the following:
constant monitoring and docketing of filing deadlines of various jurisdictions and agencies;
identification of financial and other records needed from clients and follow up with clients to obtain documentation well in advance of filing deadlines;
extensive client contact to explain appeal process and to identify and obtain information and records needed to support assessment appeals;
coordination and direction of work of appraisers;
comparison of real estate sales and analysis of financial information (e.g., income capitalization) to determine property values; and
assist attorneys in drafting briefs to support assessment appeals before administrative agencies as well as lawsuits in courts. This is a great opportunity to work with a growing Firm. The firm offers a very competitive salary and benefits package. Interested candidates please email resumes directly to Chinetta.firstname.lastname@example.org and Claire.email@example.com.
Located in major North American and global markets, Robert Half Legal is the premier provider of legal staffing and consulting solutions on a full-time, project, and temporary basis, serving both law firms and corporate legal departments. We also provide project and eDiscovery teams and workspace for a wide range of initiatives, including litigation support, mergers and acquisitions and document review matters. Our dedicated teams' industry experience allows us to quickly match skilled legal professionals with the best available jobs. We offer challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and skills-enhancement training.
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Req ID: 01300-9500823638
Functional Role: Paralegal
Postal Code: 60601
Requirements: The real estate tax paralegal should have:
Excellent computer skills are required (including Microsoft Word and Excel). CoStar, Multiple Listing Service or other database experience is a plus;
Strong organizational skills and work ethic are essential;
Prior experience with real estate assessment appeals is required. Paralegal certification and/or prior law firm experience preferred, but not required. Interested candidates please email resumes directly to Chinetta.firstname.lastname@example.org and Claire.email@example.com.