Paralegal Position at Trellis Legal

Trellis Legal, an innovative business transactional law firm representing farmers, small businesses, and non-profits in Pennsylvania is seeking an experienced certified paralegal to aid with:

-legal research

-contract document drafting and review (client agreements, NDAs, independent contractor agreements, liability waivers, commercial leases, terms of use and privacy policies)

-entity formation (filing entities with PA Department of State, drafting formational documents-operating agreements, for profit and non-profit by-laws, resolutions, policies, etc, and submitting advertising requirements and other related documents)

-review legal documents drafted by principal attorney

-aiding in client communications and sending intake forms, organizing documentation, preparing and organizing legal filings

Candidates should have 2-4 years experience and familiar with Pennsylvania law, and have knowledge in google docs, word, google drive, lexis nexis research, and experience with woodpecker integration a plus. Candidates should also be independent workers with ability to competently draft documents for final review by attorney.

1099 contract position paid on hourly basis or per project basis, flexible hours, expected 20 hours per week but could vary based on need. Remote position but should be familiar with Pennsylvania law. Located in Pittsburgh preferred for occasional in-office need, but not required.

Rate: $35-45/hr depending on experience and familiarity with areas of law. Potential for growth. Looking to hire quickly.

Please submit resume and cover letter to marlene@trellispgh.com