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Bankruptcy Paralegal (NY, Boston or Chicago) (Closed)

Date Posted: 9/11/2020

Job #1575436
New York, New York

Bankruptcy Paralegal (New York, Boston, Chicago)

An international AmLaw 100 law firm is seeking an experienced bankruptcy/restructuring paralegal to join their team in New York, Boston, or Chicago.


  • Interface with partners and associates daily to manage complex Chapter 11 bankruptcy filings
  • Assist in all aspects of Chapter 11 reorganization process
  • Analyze claims, objections, and related documentation
  • E-file pleadings within the Federal Courts and Bankruptcy Court
  • Prepare Ch. 11 bankruptcy filings, as well as business reorganizations and restructuring documents
  • Conduct factual and precedent research
  • Proofread, cite check, and Bluebook legal documents
  • Prepare for and attend hearings and oral arguments


  • 5+ years of experience as a Bankruptcy Paralegal at an AmLaw 100 firm
  • Knowledge of Bankruptcy Court procedures and practices
  • B.A. or B.S. Degree in any discipline
  • Paralegal Certificate a plus (not required)
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to identify and proactively identify and analyze problems, develop solutions, and deliver results
  • Ability to meet deadlines with minimal supervision and to work both independently and as a team
  • Ability to work overtime as needed


Lucas Group is a leading national executive recruitment firm, ranked in top five on Forbes’ list of Best Professional Recruiting Firms in 2020.


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