Trust And Estate Planning And Probate Attorney Job in Ridgefield, CT Near Me - 326433 |

Trust And Estate Planning And Probate Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location Connecticut - Ridgefield

Job ID 6ZP1326433

Experience Level Junior Associate

Job Experience Min. 2 Years

Ranking 3 : Mostly Business $$$

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

Practice Areas Trusts and EstatesLitigation - Trusts & EstatesProbateEstate & Tax PlanningElder LawLitigation - Trusts & Estates - DefenseLitigation - Trusts & Estates - PlaintiffsTrusts and Estates - General

2024-02-27 01:22:36

A law firm is seeking a Trust, Estate Planning, And Probate Attorney for their Ridgefield, CT, office.

Job Overview:

  • Provide legal advice and guidance on trust and estate planning matters.
  • Handle probate proceedings and estate administration.
  • Draft wills, trusts, powers of attorney, and other estate planning documents.
  • Assist clients in developing comprehensive estate plans to achieve their goals and protect their assets.


  • Conduct legal research and analysis related to trust and estate planning laws.
  • Prepare and review legal documents, including trusts, wills, and advance directives.
  • Represent clients in probate court proceedings, including contested matters.
  • Communicate effectively with clients to understand their needs and objectives.
  • Collaborate with other attorneys and staff to provide comprehensive legal services.


  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in trust and estate planning and probate law.
  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Admission to the Connecticut State Bar or ability to become admitted promptly.
  • Strong academic background with excellent writing and analytical skills.
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple tasks effectively.
  • Demonstrated commitment to providing high-quality client service.


  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school.


  • Admission to the Connecticut State Bar or ability to become admitted promptly.


  • Proficiency in legal research and writing.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational abilities.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Knowledge of relevant trust and estate planning laws and regulations.

This law firm was founded over seven decades ago to serve fiduciaries, business entities, and individuals. Their areas of practice include residential real estate, commercial real estate, business law, elder law, guardianships, conservatorships, administration, and business transactions. The firm is located in Connecticut.

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