Seeking Paralegal/Legal Assistant for Public Finance/Government Services Practice

Seeking Paralegal/Legal Assistant with 5+ years of experience for Hackensack office.

Assist with all aspects of expanding and serving clients of a dynamic public finance and government services law practice. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
• draft / proofread legislation and financing documents / instruments;
• coordinate bond / note closings and the assembly of records of proceedings;
• coordinate marketing activities such as seminar and event planning;
• prepare marketing materials and proposals / maintain a social media presence;
• legal research; and file / document / database management.

Significant contact with attorneys, clients, state and local government officials, and various other professionals involved with public finance transactions.

Qualifications / Experience
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution and 5-7+ years of professional experience in a high-level governmental office, or in a law firm working on public finance / transactional matters.

This position requires an individual who is intellectually curious, highly motivated, focused and exceptionally well organized; takes pride in and responsibility for their work; has excellent verbal and written communication skills; and has a professional, cooperative, positive and flexible attitude. Superior attention to detail is required, as well as proficiency in mathematics, Windows-based software, Adobe Acrobat Pro and Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.

This is a full-time / salaried position. Competitive compensation and excellent benefits offered. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter demonstrating their interest and community service / involvement, resume, and a writing sample if available, to resumes@winnebanta.com.

Winne Banta is proud of our collegial and diverse work environment, where all participants recognize and contribute to the firm’s collective responsibility to provide prompt, professional and efficient legal services to our clients.

Inquiries should be made in writing, with a resume and writing sample, where appropriate, to:

Eileen HoytEileen Hoyt-Fernandez, Office Administrator
Winne Banta Basralian & Kahn, P.C.
Court Plaza South – East Wing
21 Main Street, Suite 101
P.O. Box 647
Hackensack, New Jersey 07601-0647
ehoyt@winnebanta.com