Real Estate Tax Paralegal

Rock Fusco & Connelly, LLC is a mid-sized Chicago Loop law firm seeking a paralegal to work with the firm’s Real Estate Tax Litigation practice group. It is preferred, though not required, that the ideal candidate will have 3-5 years paralegal experience in property tax, preferably with some knowledge of the Cook County tax assessment process. We are willing to train as well. Very strong attention to detail, including written work product, calendaring/docketing, and follow-up with client correspondence is required. This is an IN-PERSON position, remote work is only allowed if the employee is ill or has some other emergency situation.


  • Coordinating and managing property tax litigation files on a daily basis
  • Researching valuation of properties
  • Tracking and evaluating property assessments in multiple counties
  • Preparing and filing property tax dispute documents in multiple counties
  • Compiling documents relating to the management of real estate portfolios
  • Assisting in gathering information from clients
  • Performing various research duties
  • Performing other duties as assigned by attorneys


  • Bachelor’s degree and/or Paralegal certificate
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and Teams
  • Demonstrates sense of ownership over assigned work
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment