Paralegal 1

Job Description
At Wells Fargo, we want to satisfy our customers' financial needs and help them succeed financially. We're looking for talented people who will put our customers at the center of everything we do. Join our diverse and inclusive team where you'll feel valued and inspired to contribute your unique skills and experience.
Help us build a better Wells Fargo. It all begins with outstanding talent. It all begins with you.
The Legal Department supports the vision and values of Wells Fargo by providing expert, creative, cost-effective, and timely advice and services to all Wells Fargo businesses and support functions. We operate in accordance with the highest standards of judgment, integrity, and ethical leadership to find creative solutions that best serve our customers, prudently manage risks, and contribute to Wells Fargo's enterprise success.
Paralegal will become a member of the Wealth, Abbot Downing and Trust Section within the Wealth and Investment Management Division of the Legal Department, providing legal support and guidance associated with personal trust and estate administration, fiduciary investment management activities, and general fiduciary law. Candidate should be able to work independently and demonstrate flexibility to handle a wide variety of tasks and should excel in time management. Specific responsibilities include research and assistance with matters involving trusts, estates, guardianships, custodians, fiduciary investment management activities, powers of attorney, and legal process. Paralegal will also be responsible for reviewing/updating related matrices, as well as other tasks as needed, including research of statutes and regulations.

Required Qualifications

  • 1+ year of legal experience

Desired Qualifications
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong organizational, multi tasking, and prioritizing skills
  • Strong research skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced deadline driven environment
  • Ability to work effectively under direct supervision and follow specific guidelines
  • Intermediate Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint) skills

Other Desired Qualifications
  • Trust, estates or fiduciary experience a plus

Job Expectations
  • Paralegal certification may be required in some states

Street Address
MN-Minneapolis: 90 S 7th St - Minneapolis, MN


All offers for employment with Wells Fargo are contingent upon the candidate having successfully completed a criminal background check. Wells Fargo will consider qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state and Federal law, including Section 19 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act.

Relevant military experience is considered for veterans and transitioning service men and women.

Wells Fargo is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.

0161175 LEGAL DEPT

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