Tax Associate Attorney or Of Counsel Job in Birmingham, AL Near Me - 329644 | BCGSearch.com

Tax Associate Attorney or Of Counsel

Type Full-Time

Location Alabama - Birmingham

Job ID 2PZH329644

Experience Level Midlevel Associate

Job Experience Min. 5 Years

Ranking 3 : Mostly Business $$$

Estimated Salary Lower than Highest Salary Band in Market (Varies by Firm)

Practice Areas Trusts and EstatesEstate & Tax PlanningTrusts and Estates - General

2024-04-09 22:58:12

A law firm in Birmingham is seeking a Tax Associate Attorney or Of Counsel to join their team. The ideal candidate will play a pivotal role in building the existing practice, engage in significant client interaction, and demonstrate potential for long-term leadership within the firm.

 

Duties:

  • Provide legal counsel and representation to clients in matters related to tax law, specifically estate planning.
  • Conduct legal research and analysis to develop case strategies and provide sound legal advice.
  • Draft legal documents including wills, trusts, powers of attorney, and other estate planning instruments.
  • Review and analyze client financial documents and estate plans to assess tax implications and recommend appropriate strategies.
  • Represent clients in tax disputes and negotiations with government agencies.

 

Requirements:

  • Juris Doctorate or better in Law from an accredited law school.
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in estate planning.
  • Demonstrated expertise in tax law, particularly in relation to estate planning.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to interpret complex legal documents and statutes.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.
  • Admitted to practice law in the state, or willingness to become admitted.

 

Skills:

  • Proficiency in legal research tools and databases.
  • Exceptional writing and drafting abilities.
  • Strong interpersonal skills for effective client communication.
  • Detail-oriented with a commitment to accuracy and thoroughness.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and manage multiple deadlines effectively.

A southeastern powerhouse with a diverse array of practice areas and clients, this firm has an especially well-developed public policy practice, particularly at the federal government level. Over the last two decades, this firm has featured especially robust growth, and its upward trajectory is expected to continue. Its commitment to innovation and cognizance of the changing tides in the legal industry are promising in terms of future stability and continued visibility. This firm is also widely recognized as an excellent place to work, meaning that its attorneys can count on an environment in which they are respected and given the foundation they need to grow.

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