24 days old
2018-05-012018-05-31

Collections Paralegal

Virginia Beach, Virginia 23452
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    1st Shift

Collections Paralegal

Wolcott Rivers Gates, a mid-size law firm located in Virginia Beach, is seeking an experienced Collections/Creditors' Rights Paralegal to join our team.

We are seeking a self-starter who has consumer and commercial collections experience along with the skillset necessary to manage a high-volume workload in a fast-paced environment while maintaining accuracy. This position requires a thorough understanding of the FDCPA, experience in preparing General District Court pleadings, and familiarity with local court procedures and rules of court.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Interacting and coordinating with attorneys, staff, courts and vendors to schedule and coordinate filings, service of process, hearings, etc.
  • Preparing and proofreading pleadings, correspondence and other documents as directed in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Maintaining client files in an organized manner including proper and timely filing of all materials in accordance with office policies and procedures.
  • Maintaining database and retrieval system for all client and debtor related matters, and accurately and timely tracking all pending matters.
  • Staying abreast of updates and changes in law or procedure as it pertains to filings, code sections, FDCPA requirements, etc.

Requirements

Qualified candidates must have exemplary verbal/written communication skills, grammar, proofreading, and organization skills. Candidates must also have a working knowledge of JST or similar collections software, Microsoft Word, Excel, Adobe, Outlook, WordPerfect, and be able to maintain a minimum typing speed of 45 words per minute.

 

Wolcott Rivers Gates is committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. Our continued success relies on our ability to provide a supportive, inclusive and motivating environment where everyone has a role to play in supporting the delivery of outstanding service to our clients.

To learn more about how you might become a part of our team, or to explore some of the benefits our firm provides to its employees, please visit our careers page at http://www.wolcottriversgates.com/about-the-firm/careers/.

 

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