Thank you for stopping in! We've expanded our services to better serve attorneys to support sole proprietors, small law firms, and boutique law firms. We provide paralegal services and paralegal support for attorneys who specialize in bankruptcy, divorce, estate planning, guardianship, probate, real estate, and trust & estate matters.
Bankruptcy Paralegal Support for Attorneys Only
Chapter 7: Under supervision of an Attorney, Virtual Paralegal types the draft of the Chapter 7 Petition, Schedules, Statements, Declarations, Attorney Disclosure of Fees, and Credit Matrix for your review. With the bankruptcy attorney's approval, the Virtual Paralegal may e-file the Chapter 7 Petition to open the case.
Chapter 13: Under supervision of an Attorney, Virtual Paralegal types the draft of the Chapter 13 Petition, Schedules, Statements, Declarations, Attorney Disclosure of Fees, and Credit Matrix for your review. With the bankruptcy attorney's approval, the virtual Paralegal may e-file the Petition and Chapter 13 Plan to open the case.
Chapter 11 Corporate Filing: Under supervision of an attorney, Virtual Paralegal types the draft of the Chapter 11 Petition, Schedules, Statements, Declarations, Attorney Disclosure of Fees, Top 20 Creditors, and Credit Matrix for your review. Upon approval of attorney, Virtual Paralegal may e-file the Petition along with mandatory corporate information.
A la carte, Virtual Paralegal types and organizes the documents for the Initial Debtor Interview (IDI). With Attorney approval, Virtual Paralegal may email IDI completed document package with cover letter to United States Trustee and Bankruptcy Analyst.
A la carte, Virtual Paralegal types and organizes the documents for the United States Trustee Chapter 11 package. With Attorney approval, Virtual Paralegal may email US Trustee's production of documents and typed documents package with cover letter to United States Trustee.
A la carte, Virtual Paralegal types draft of Application to Appoint Attorney, Application to Appoint CPA, and/or Application to Appoint Real Estate Agent if needed with attorney's approval..
Trusts and Estates Paralegal Support for Attorneys Only
Estate Planning: Virtual Paralegal services for estate planning include durable power of attorney - financial, durable power of attorney health, last will and testament, simple trust, A/B Trust, charitable remainder trust, charitable lead trust, contingent trust, creditor shelter trust, By-pass trust for blended families, Q-tip trust for IRA, irrevocable dynasty trust, irrevocable insurance trust, irrevocable real estate trust, special needs trust, lady bird deed, life estate deed, quit claim deed, trust transfer deed, and other estate planning instruments under the supervision of an attorney.
Guardianship: Virtual Paralegal services for voluntary guardianship, involuntary guardianship, and guardianship for minor under the supervision of an attorney.
Guardianship Virtual paralegal services may be a la carte due to length of time a guardianship may remain open:
Only opening Guardianship and initial pleadings to establish guardianship (both confidential cases)
Only Annual Report and Annual Accounting
Only closing Guardianship due to death, due to ward reaching the age of majority, or due to ward no longer requiring the need of a guardian
Probate: Virtual Paralegal may draft opening documents, inventory, affidavit of heirs, affidavit of no criminal history, DR312 or DR313 affidavit, affidavit of continuous marriage, locate heirs/beneficiaries, create family tree, notice of trust (if applicable), accounting, Personal Representative Deed, deed in lieu offer, waivers, disclaimers, and closing estate under the supervision of an attorney.
Probate Virtual Paralegal services may be a la carte due to length of time a probate case may remain open:
Only opening Formal administration initial pleadings to appoint personal representative including initial inventory or documents for Summary Administration
Only locate assets and locate heirs/beneficiaries
Only annual accounting(s) and partial distributions
Only Personal Representative deed, deed in lieu offer, stock transfers, bond transfers, and mineral rights transfers
Only foreign probate or ancillary probate
Only closing estate with waivers or final accounting including drafting distribution letter to each heir or beneficiary
Trust Administration: Virtual Paralegal may draft opening letter and notice of trust and DR 312 or DR 313 Affidavit (if probate needed), declaration of trust, provide beneficiaries of inventory, Trust EIN, Form 56 letter to IRS, locate beneficiaries, distribution letter(s), accounting(s), and closing trust under supervision of an attorney.
Contingent upon the type of trust and assets remaining at time of death of last settlor, virtual paralegal support services may be a la carte:
Only opening the trust administration to include notification to beneficiaries
Only inventory and accounting letter
Only stock transfers, bond transfers, mineral rights transfers, and real estate transfers
Only distribution and accounting letter
Only final accounting and distribution letter
Divorce & Dissolution of Marriage Paralegal Support for Lawyers
Virtual Paralegal services includes Simplified Divorce, Dissolution of Marriage -- No children, no assets, and Dissolution of Marriage -- with children and/or real estate under the supervision of an attorney.
Simplified Divorce: paralegal services include Petition to Final Judgment
Dissolution of Marriage (no children and no assets): paralegal services include Petition to Final Judgment
Dissolution of Marriage (with children and assets): paralegal services include discovery, interrogatories, request for admissions, request for production of documents to include paystubs and tax returns for completing financial affidavit, marital settlement agreement, quit claim deed, and any other transfers required with attorney approval.
Child Support & Child Visitation Modification Paralegal Services
Virtual Paralegal services includes modification of child support and modification of child visitation under the supervision of an attorney.
Child Support Modification: Virtual Paralegal services include Petition to Final Judgment and necessary discovery for obtaining updated income to modify support
Child Visitation Modification: Virtual Paralegal services include Petition to Final Judgment and necessary communication to input visitation schedule that is reasonable
Step-Parent or Grandparent Adoption Paralegal Services
Under supervision of an attorney, Virtual Paralegal services includes Petition to Judgment including Affidavits for either step-parent adoption or grandparent adoption.
Important Disclaimer Virtual Paralegal
A Virtual Paralegal is hired or does contract paralegal work for attorneys only. A Virtual Paralegal is not an attorney and does not prepare documents for pro se filers. Susan M Signer Services provides paralegal support services to attorneys only. If Notary Public services are required, the notary public fees are included in the document preparation charge. Traditionally, attorneys will receive typed legal documents by email or uploaded to the cloud. Attorneys are either sent a Quick Invoice to pay for one-time virtual paralegal services or billed for services.
Susan M. Signer, Palm Harbor, FL
Bankruptcy Virtual Paralegal
Chapter 7, Chapter 13, Chapter 11
Family Law Virtual Paralegal
Divorce, Support & Visitation Modification, Step-Parent Adoption
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Trusts and Estates Virtual Paralegal
Estate Planning, Guardianship, Probate
Virtual Paralegal Support Services Are For Attorneys Only