Paralegals

We are multi-state law firm law firm specializing in commercial and residential foreclosure, bankruptcy and mediation. We also work closely with our clients on issues of immigration, matrimonial, and family legal matters. 

Information for applying is included at the bottom of this page. 


Litigation Paralegal 
Cabanillas & Associates, P.C. - White Plains, NY

Position Description: We are seeking a highly motivated, bilingual paralegal for our Litigation Department in White Plains, New York.

Responsibilities include:

  • Assisting attorneys in the preparation of pleadings, motions and stipulations for court filing as well as correspondence with clients, adversaries, and courts.
  • Organizing and tracking the status of cases, and assisting in the management of attorney court appearances and motion calendars.

Requirements:

  • Two or more years experience working as a paralegal.
  • Knowledge of NY/NJ courts and court procedures a must.
  • Excellent writing and communication skills, ability to prioritize and work under a tight schedule, ability to multi-task, in depth knowledge of legal terminology and principles, and the ability to analyze legal documents for accuracy.
  • Proficiency in Spanish is a must.

Job Type: Full-time


Bankruptcy Paralegal 
Cabanillas & Associates, P.C. - White Plains, NY

Position Description: We are seeking a highly motivated paralegal for its Bankruptcy Department in White Plains, New York.

Responsibilities include:

  • Assisting attorneys in client intake, Chapter 7 and 13 petition preparation, coordinating documents with trustee, 341 preparation with client, review of claims, objections to claims, motions to avoid liens, loss mitigation as well as correspondence with clients, adversaries, and courts.
  • To organize and track status of cases, and assist in the management of attorney court appearances and motion calendars.

Requirements:

  • Two or more years experience working as a paralegal.
  • Knowledge of New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut bankruptcy courts and court procedures a must. 
  • Excellent writing and communication skills, ability to prioritize and work under a tight schedule, ability to multi-task, in depth knowledge of legal terminology and principles, and the ability to analyze legal documents for accuracy.
  • Proficiency in Spanish is a must.

Job Type: Full-time


Immigration/Matrimonial/Wills/Estates/Real Estate Paralegal 
Cabanillas & Associates, P.C. - White Plains, NY

Position Description: We are seeking a highly motivated, bilingual paralegal for our Litigation Department in White Plains, New York, specifically in the areas of Immigration, Matrimonial, Wills and Estates and Deed Transfers.

Responsibilities include:

  • Assisting attorneys in the preparation of pleadings, motions and stipulations for court filing as well as correspondence with clients, adversaries, and courts.
  • Organizing and track status of cases, and assist in the management of attorney court appearances and motion calendars.
  • Completing intakes and interviews with clients and provide friendly customer service.

Requirements: 

  • Must have good writing and communication skills, ability to prioritize and work under a tight schedule, ability to multi-task, in depth knowledge of legal terminology and principles, and the ability to analyze legal documents for accuracy.
  • A minimum of 1-2 years of paralegal experience required. Knowledge of NY/NJ/Immigration courts and court procedures a must.
  • Proficiency in Spanish is a must.

Job Type: Full-time


To Apply: 

If you would like to apply for any of these positions, we invite you to email us at careers@cabanillaslaw.com with "ATTN: Wendy M. Weathers, Esq." in the subject line. 

Please be sure to include your resume, a short cover letter explaining why you're interested and why you think you'd be the best person for the position.