Private Client Associate Attorney Job in Florham Park, NJ Near Me - 323359 |

Private Client Associate Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location New Jersey - Florham Park

Job ID BXBG323359

Experience Level Midlevel Associate

Job Experience Min. 3 - Max. 8 Years

Ranking 4 : Medium to Large Business $$$$

Estimated Salary Highest Salary Band in the Market

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

2024-01-25 08:26:22

A law firm is seeking a dedicated and experienced Private Client Associate Attorney to join their team in Florham Park, NJ. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in estate planning and administration, along with some experience in elder law matters.

Job Overview:

The Private Client Associate Attorney will provide comprehensive legal services to clients in matters related to estate planning, administration, and elder law. The successful candidate will work collaboratively in a client-focused environment to deliver high-quality legal solutions.


  • Prepare trust agreements, wills, and other estate-planning documents
  • Handle probate proceedings and administer trusts
  • Prepare estate tax returns and provide tax planning advice
  • Assist with elder law matters, including Medicaid planning and guardianships
  • Conduct legal research and analysis
  • Draft legal memoranda, pleadings, and other documents
  • Represent clients in estate litigation proceedings (experience preferred)


  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in estate planning and administration functions
  • Admission to the New Jersey Bar is required, with admission to the New York Bar strongly preferred
  • Excellent academic credentials from an accredited law school
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team-oriented environment
  • Motivated to succeed and produce top-quality work with minimal supervision


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


  • Admission to the New Jersey Bar
  • Admission to the New York Bar (preferred)


  • Proficiency in estate planning and administration
  • Knowledge of elder law principles and Medicaid planning
  • Legal research and writing skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and manage workload effectively

A Vault 100 firm widely cited for its outstanding mentorship opportunities for new associates and for its prestigious clientele, associates also applaud its impressive pro-bono policies, which consider pro-bono work just as important as billable work in calculating bonuses and advancement. They also cite mobility within the firm and say that lower-level associates often work closely with partners on projects, making growth opportunities abundant to those looking for career development.

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