PNC Paralegal in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania


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HR Job Code:

100478 Paralegal

Job Profile:

  • Within the legal department and under attorney direction, provides analytical and support services.

  • Assists attorneys with substantive and procedural legal work.

  • Assists in preparing, reviewing and analyzing legal documents.

  • Analyzes issues and conducts legal research.

Position City:

PA - Pittsburgh

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Building Location:

PAA86 - The Tower at PNC Plaza

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Job Status:

Full Time



EEO Statement:

PNC provides equal employment opportunity to qualified persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, or other categories protected by law


PA - Pittsburgh

Required Education and Experience:

Roles at this level typically require a university / college degree with < 1 year of professional experience and/or successful completion of a formal development program. In lieu of a degree, a comparable combination of education and experience (including military service) may be considered.

Job Specific Competencies:

Problem Solving - Working Experience

  • Knowledge of approaches, tools, techniques for recognizing, anticipating, and resolving organizational, operational or process problems; ability to apply this knowledge appropriately to diverse situations.

Effective Communications - Working Experience

  • Understanding of effective communication concepts, tools and techniques; ability to effectively transmit, receive, and accurately interpret ideas, information, and needs through the application of appropriate communication behaviors.

Accuracy and Attention to Detail - Working Experience

  • Understanding of the necessity and value of accuracy and attention to detail; ability to process information with high levels of accuracy.

Document Management - Working Experience

  • Knowledge of and ability to store, categorize and update an organization's documents in order to ensure the security, effectiveness and integrity of business information.

LEGAL FUNCTION - Basic Experience

  • Knowledge of the major responsibilities, accountabilities, and organization of the legal function or department; ability to provide legal consulting, advice and assistance.

Litigation Management - Basic Experience

  • Knowledge of substantive and procedural law and ability to apply this knowledge to legal negotiation and formal litigation.

Contracts Review - Basic Experience

  • Knowledge of the contractual and legal matters related to expenditures (consulting services, maintenance, agreements, hardware and software acquisitions, outsourcing, etc.); ability to evaluate, interpret and improve the language used in contractual agreements.

Core Competencies:

Manages Risk - Basic Experience

  • Assesses and effectively manages all of the risks associated with their business objectives and activities to ensure activities are in alignment with the bank's and unit's risk appetite and risk management framework.

Customer Focus - Working Experience

  • Knowledge of the values and practices that align customer needs and satisfaction as primary considerations in all business decisions, and ability to leverage that information in creating customized customer solutions.

Position Overview:

At PNC, our people are our greatest differentiator and competitive advantage in the markets we serve. We are all united in delivering the best experience for our customers. As a Paralegal within PNC's Legal organization, you will be based in Pittsburgh, PA.

PNC has an opportunity for a Paralegal to join our team in Pittsburgh, PA. The responsibility of the paralegal will be to support the Retail practice group within the PNC Legal Department. Primary assignments will include supporting the Deposit and Consumer Lending attorneys and handling matters arising from Branch Distribution, Consumer Lending and the Customer Care Center (including the Branch Support Hotline). This will include reviewing legal documents such as Powers of Attorney, Estate documentation, Trust agreements, and Corporation and Partnership-related documentation. Other responsibilities include researching customer accounts and account transactions, researching state laws, maintaining state servicing manuals and monitoring state laws.