Probate, Wills, Estate Planning Attorney Job in Columbus, OH Near Me - 325991 | BCGSearch.com

Probate, Wills, Estate Planning Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location Ohio - Columbus

Job ID F6ZD325991

Experience Level Midlevel Associate

Job Experience Min. 3 Years

Ranking 3 : Mostly Business $$$

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

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

2024-02-21 06:37:58

A law firm is seeking a dedicated Probate, Wills, and Estate Planning Attorney for its Columbus, OH location. The ideal candidate will play a pivotal role in providing legal expertise in probate and estate planning matters. Here's a detailed job description:

Job Overview:

The Probate, Wills, and Estate Planning Attorney will be responsible for managing a caseload involving probate administration, drafting wills and trusts, and advising clients on estate planning matters. The role requires a thorough understanding of Ohio probate and estate planning laws.

Duties:

  • Conduct legal research and analysis related to probate and estate planning issues.
  • Draft and review wills, trusts, powers of attorney, and other estate planning documents.
  • Represent clients in probate court proceedings, including estate administration and litigation matters.
  • Provide legal advice and guidance to clients on estate planning strategies and asset protection.
  • Collaborate with other attorneys, paralegals, and support staff to efficiently manage cases.
  • Maintain accurate and organized case files and documentation.
  • Stay updated on changes in probate and estate planning laws and regulations.

Requirements:

  • Active license to practice law in Ohio with no disciplinary actions.
  • Minimum of 3+ years of experience practicing law, with a strong focus on probate and estate planning.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to manage multiple cases and prioritize workload effectively.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy in drafting legal documents.
  • Demonstrated commitment to client advocacy and ethical practice.

Education & Certifications:

  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Admission to the Ohio State Bar.
  • Additional certifications or advanced education in estate planning law are desirable but not required.

Skills:

  • Proficiency in legal research tools and software.
  • Familiarity with probate court procedures and filings.
  • Ability to communicate complex legal concepts clearly and effectively.
  • Strong negotiation and advocacy skills.
  • Commitment to professionalism and integrity in all interactions.

Benefits:

The firm offers a comprehensive benefits package, including:

  • 401(k) retirement savings plan
  • Dental Insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

This law firm provides legal representation to business and individual clients. Its key practice areas include business law, criminal law, employment law, litigation, personal injury, and probate and estate planning. The firm's attorneys have received recognition from Ohio Super Lawyers magazine. Its offices are located in Columbus, Ohio, and Sandusky Street, Delaware.

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