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Legal Specialist Job Description

Job Category Collections Job Location Troy, Michigan

About Us

We are more than a specialty finance company providing debt recovery solutions for consumers. We are a global team of over 4,000 employees whose daily mission is to empower consumers to begin their path towards financial recovery and build a better life for themselves and their families. We know that the only way to support this mission is by hiring exceptional people who bring a diversity of ideas, a collaborative spirit, and a passion for attaining breakthrough results.  If you are results-driven, have a passion for helping others, and thrive in an innovative environment, this might be the right place for you!

Are you interested in bringing your skills and passion to our team? If you want to work for an industry-leading innovator in fast paced and exciting environment, join our Troy, MI team as a Legal Specialist! This role will directly support and impact the daily operations of our Legal Department and will be the backbone to what we do by ensuring accuracy for all documentation.

About the Job

  • Read and validate large quantities of affidavits and legal documents. This is a key piece of MCM’s success and requires someone with outstanding attention to detail.
  • Support our global legal teams by prioritizing administrative tasks, email inboxes, mail, ad hoc requests, and more.
  • Capitalize on opportunities to participate in collaborative company projects.


  • High School Diploma
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Experience with Data Entry
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills (Outlook & Excel)
  • Excellent Written and Verbal Communication
  • Goal-Oriented Mentality


  • Prior experience working in the legal field

As a Legal Specialist, each day offers the opportunity to make a positive impact on the future for our consumers, our company and yourself. Click below to learn more!

What We Offer

We understand the important balance between work and life, fun and professionalism, and corporation verse community. We strive to support your career aspirations and provide the benefits you need to live a more fulfilling life.

Our compensation and benefits programs were created with an 'Employee-First Approach' focused on supporting, developing, and recognizing YOU.  We offer a wide array of wellness and mental health initiatives, support volunteerism, and environmental efforts, encourage employee education through leadership training, skill-building, and tuition reimbursements, and always strive to provide promotion opportunities from within.

All these things are just a small way to show our employees that we recognize their value, we understand what is important to them, and we reward their contributions.

Encore Capital Group and all of its subsidiaries are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application and/or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation at

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