Tax Associate Attorney or Of Counsel Job in Baton Rouge, LA Near Me - 329640 | BCGSearch.com

Tax Associate Attorney or Of Counsel

Type Full-Time

Location Louisiana - Baton Rouge

Job ID T167329640

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

2024-04-10 00:28:43

A law firm in Baton Rogue is seeking a Tax Associate Attorney or Of Counsel to join their team. The ideal candidate will contribute to building the existing practice, engage in significant client interaction, and aspire to a leadership role in the long term. This position requires a Juris Doctorate or better in Law, with a focus on estate planning.

 

Job Overview:

  • Actively participate in expanding the firm's tax practice.
  • Engage in substantial client interaction, providing high-quality legal services.
  • Demonstrate potential for assuming leadership responsibilities within the firm.

 

Duties:

  • Conduct legal research and analysis related to tax matters, particularly estate planning.
  • Draft legal documents such as wills, trusts, and estate plans.
  • Provide counsel to clients on tax planning strategies and compliance issues.
  • Collaborate with other attorneys and support staff on complex cases and projects.
  • Represent clients in tax-related proceedings before administrative agencies or courts, if necessary.

 

Requirements:

  • Juris Doctorate or better in Law.
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in estate planning.
  • Strong understanding of tax laws and regulations.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities effectively.
  • Demonstrated leadership potential and a proactive approach to problem-solving.

 

Skills:

  • Proficient in legal research and writing.
  • Analytical thinking and attention to detail.
  • Client-focused approach to legal representation.
  • Team player with strong collaboration skills.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

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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