Senior Estates and Probate Attorney Job in University Place, WA Near Me - 287309 | BCGSearch.com

Senior Estates and Probate Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location Washington - University Place

Job ID QNEX287309

Experience Level Senior Associate

Job Experience Min. 7 - Max. 10 Years

Ranking 3 : Mostly Business $$$

Practice Areas Trusts and EstatesProbateEstate & Tax Planning

2023-01-25 08:02:33

University Place office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks a senior estate and probate attorney with 7-10 years of experience. The candidate will understand and keep up to date on state and federal estate planning laws, as well as any relevant case law. Will advise clients on the best way to structure their assets and affairs to minimize taxes and maximize asset protection. Prepare wills, trusts, powers of attorney, and other estate planning documents for clients. Assist clients with probate, trust, and estate administration matters. Help clients plan for incapacity through the use of advance directives. Work with clients financial advisors and insurance agents to coordinate the overall estate plan. Review clients existing estate plans and make recommendations for changes. Educate clients on estate planning topics such as gift giving, charitable giving, and asset protection. Keep abreast of new developments in the field of estate planning and advise clients accordingly. Serve as a resource to clients family members and other advisers. Handle litigation matters related to estate planning, such as will contests and trust disputes. Represent clients in court when necessary. Demonstrated expertise in drafting wills, trusts, powers of attorney, and other estate planning documents is required. Admission (or eligibility for reciprocal admission) to the Washington Bar.

The candidate should have excellent writing and interpersonal skills. Must have a Juris Doctor degree from an American Bar Association-accredited law school.

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The estimated salary for this position is $199,539*.