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Consumer Paralegal - 3DIG2 in Buffalo, NY at M&T Bank

Date Posted: 5/9/2018

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M&T Bank

Consumer Paralegal

Buffalo, NY

 

Basic Function
Provide legal support to consumer lending, mortgage and deposits attorneys representing various departments and functions of M&T Bank Corporation affiliates, including M&T Bank.

 

Responsibilities
Working under the general supervision of an attorney:
Conduct legal, statistical and documentary research and draft legal documents, correspondence and charts/spreadsheets.

 

Maintain general contact and act as a liaison with clients with respect to products and services.

 

Assess bank forms for the purpose of determining whether any revisions are necessitated by changes in laws, regulations, bank policy or product set offered.

 

Assist with resolution of complaints and other legal matters referred to Counsel's Office, obtain and analyze information related thereto, coordinate and monitor response or refer as appropriate.

 

Perform other assignments as may be requested.

 

The position requires extensive interaction with Counsel, internal business unit personnel and external customers, vendors and governmental agencies.

 

Minimum Qualifications Required
Bachelor's degree, or the equivalent in work experience.
Paralegal certification.
A minimum of one year of paralegal experience or closely allied skills and work experience.
Strong working knowledge of Word, Excel and database applications.
Strong verbal and written communication skills

 

Other Job Information
Ability to work under pressure and to function professionally with a wide range of clients on all levels (management and non-management).
Excellent analytical ability, as well as research and accuracy skills.
Ability to balance a diverse set of duties, to set priorities and to meet deadlines. Ability to effectively balance multiple priorities to achieve expected quality results.

 

About M&T
At M&T, we strive to be the best place our employees ever work, the best bank our customers ever do business with and the best investment our shareholders ever make. So when looking to advance your career, look to M&T.  As a top 20 US bank holding company and one of the best performing regional banks in the country, we offer a wide range of performance based career development opportunities for talented professionals. And through our longstanding tradition of careful, conservative and consistent management and a strong commitment to the communities we serve, we continue to grow with a focus on the future. 
 

M&T Bank Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
M&T Bank Corporation does not sponsor individuals for the purpose of obtaining H-1 Visas.
M&T Bank Corporation has policies and procedures in place to promote a drug free workplace.