Seeking Paralegal

Strauss Attorneys, PLLC is looking for a full-time Paralegal to grow with us and assist in settling estates and trusts. We are a collegial mix of professional team members. The ideal candidate will be part of a team that works directly with an experienced estate administration attorney. Salary to be determined based upon the experience and qualifications.  Please submit a cover letter, resume, and references to carter@strausslaw.com.

This position provides many challenges and varying duties. We value independent thought and initiative. The ideal candidate will care about the quality of the work that he or she provides and is a skillful listener and compassionate individual. Excellent verbal and written skills are essential.  Need to be detail-oriented and organized.  Previous experience as a paralegal in estate/trust administration or previous experience in banking or accounting is strongly preferred.  Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint is also strongly preferred.  PC Law experience is a plus.

 COVID-19 considerations: We strongly encourage the ideal candidate to have been fully vaccinated.

About Carter Webb

Carter B. Webb is a Senior Attorney with The Van Winkle Law Firm. His practice includes helping individuals with their estate planning and estate administration needs. He is a North Carolina Bar Certified Mediator in Superior Court and with the Clerk of Court. He is a member of the North Carolina Bar and the South Carolina Bar. Carter was born in Asheville, but grew up in Columbia, South Carolina. His mother grew up in Asheville and his maternal grandparents lived their entire lives in the Asheville area. In 1993, Carter graduated from Presbyterian College in Clinton, South Carolina. In 1996, he started working as a Systems Analyst for Palmetto GBA (a subsidiary of BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina). With a wife and one child at the time, Carter decided to leave his job in 2006 to attend law school. He graduated from the University of South Carolina School of Law in 2009 and then accepted a job with the University of South Carolina of Medicine as the Assistant Director of Legal Affairs and the Privacy Officer. He worked there until he joined Strauss Attorneys, PLLC in 2011.  Carter joined The Van Winkle Law Firm in September of 2022. Carter is married to Leigh and they have a daughter (Reagan) and a son (Beckett).