Conservatorships, Probate, and Estate Planning Associate Attorney Job in Torrance, CA Near Me - 289598 |

Conservatorships, Probate, and Estate Planning Associate Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location California - Torrance

Job ID YS1P289598

Experience Level Midlevel Associate

Job Experience Min. 3 - Max. 7 Years

Ranking 1 : Mostly Consumer $

Practice Areas Trusts and EstatesProbateEstate & Tax Planning

2023-03-21 08:23:26

Torrance office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks conservatorships, probate, and estate planning associate attorney with 3-7 years of probate experience. The candidate will have broad exposure to Elder Law through assisting with conservatorships, trust, and probate administrations, as well as estate planning. Will have drafting pleadings to appoint conservators; temporary and permanent, limited, and general. Appearing at court hearings related to the conservatorship. Advising on proper conservatorship administration. Preparing court-supervised accounting petitions. Probate Administration work includes: Drafting petitions for probate and appearing in court at the related hearings; advising personal representatives on complying with the Probate Code over the course of the administration; and drafting status reports and petitions for final distribution. Estate Planning work includes: Explaining estate planning documents to clients and answering their questions related to the same. Overseeing estate plan signings. Directing paralegal regarding estate plan drafting. Public benefits/special needs planning is a plus. Experience with contested conservatorships is a plus.

The ideal candidate will be self-initiating and willing to manage their own caseload. Excellent attention to detail, sensitive interpersonal skills, and the ability to clearly communicate with laypeople are all key traits for being successful. The firm offers 401(k), Dental insurance, Health insurance, Paid time off, and Vision insurance.

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