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Legal / Bankruptcy Specialist I at Crescent Bank & Trust, Inc

Posted in Management 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Chesapeake, Virginia

Job Description:

Crescent Bank is currently looking for a Legal/Bankruptcy Specialist I.  This position will interact with attorneys and/or Attorney Network for processing legal suits, garnishments and bankruptcies. Monitoring of automated and manual processes to ensure the proper handling of outsourced accounts, as well as ensuring the proper charges are billed to the company for services rendered. Update statuses on legal and bankruptcy accounts and provide all necessary documents to the attorney as required.


Company Profile:

Crescent Bank is a privately owned, state chartered, FDIC insured commercial bank.  We have been in business for over 25 years and are located in over 20 states.  While our primary business is providing auto loans to those who have a hard time securing a loan, we also provide a variety of personal and business banking services throughout Louisiana.  We strive for employee advancement and growth.  We offer a wide variety of benefits.  Unlike your average bankers, we actually have fun.  


  • Paid Vacation, Personal, Holiday, Bereavement, and Jury Duty

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance

  • AD&D and Multiple Life Insurances

  • Long and Short Term Disability Insurance

  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Medical and Dependent)

  • Wellness Programs

  • 401(k) with Company Match

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Free No Fee Savings and Checking Accounts


    Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Monitors attorney performance, reviews legal bills and forwards bills for approval.

  • Process proof of claims in chapter 13 cases

  • Assign accounts and interact with Third Party Vendors and ensure all cases/claims are being followed up on in a timely manner.

  • Effectively communicate with Attorneys, Civil Courts, Bankruptcy Trustees, Bankruptcy Courts and customers.

  • Process payments per bankruptcy policy and procedure

  • Maintain Collection system through accurate review and assessment of the Bankruptcy case

  • Works effectively as part of a team atmosphere to perform duties and achieve daily operational goals

  • Meets productivity standards in accordance with Crescent Bank’s confidentiality policies and organizational values

  • Performs additional duties as needed within the department


    Position Requirements:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

  • Thorough knowledge of the civil litigation process and entire legal life cycle from suit to post-judgment

  • Thorough knowledge of both Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 processes

  • Minimum one year related work experience 




Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled