Job Details

Experienced Trusts & Estates Attorney

Company name

Golenbock Eiseman Assor Bell & Peskoe LLP

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Jun 10, 2021

Posted on

Apr 08, 2021

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

New York City, NY, United States

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Bankruptcy >> Bankruptcy
Corporate >> Corporate
Corporate >> Corporate - General
Corporate >> Corporate - Investment Company Act
Corporate >> Corporate - M&A
Corporate >> Corporate - Private Equity
Corporate >> Corporate - Securities and Capital Markets
Corporate >> Corporate - Venture Capital
Labor & Employment >> Labor & Employment
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Seeking an Experienced Trusts & Estates Attorney

Golenbock Eiseman Assor Bell & Peskoe LLP is a full service midtown Manhattan law firm of approximately 50 attorneys, which has served its clients’ complex litigation, corporate and tax needs for over 35 years. The firm takes pride in its sophistication, experience and ability to take on major engagements for its domestic and international clients while also maintaining a hands-on, personalized approach to all matters.  The firm’s clients include a broad array of corporations (including many well-known and Fortune 500), entrepreneurs and high net worth individuals, many of whom have been with the firm for decades.

Our practices include Corporate (including M&A, Venture Capital and Private Equity); Finance & Securities; Litigation & Alternative Dispute Resolution; Intellectual Property; Food, Beverage & Hospitality; Trusts & Estates; Labor & Employment; Bankruptcy, Reorganization & Creditors Rights; Trade Secrets & Restrictive Covenants; Real Estate and Tax.  The firm’s three-person Trusts & Estates group benefits from referrals from these other practices, in addition to having developed strong practices on their own for estate planning, estate administration and Surrogate’s Court matters. 

The Trusts & Estates group seeks a mid-level associate with the following qualifications:

  • Juris Doctor degree (J.D.) from an accredited law school; LLM in Taxation a plus, but not essential.
  • Licensed to practice law in New York. (NJ, CT and FL admissions a plus, but not essential)
  • 5+ years' minimum experience with sophisticated estate planning and estate administration for high net-worth individuals.
  • Experience with IRS and NYS estate tax return preparation and audits.
  • Experience advising clients with respect to estate planning, trust administration, estate administration, and tax audits.
  • Experience with private foundation/tax exempt/charitable organizations a plus
  • A go-getter attitude; someone who actively networks within and without the firm.
  • Ability to review work product of other attorneys and paralegals.
  • Proficiency in legal research with Westlaw/Lexis, Checkpoint, and Bloomberg BNA.
  • Demonstrated ability to be flexible and prioritize work tasks in an effective manner.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.

The firm offers:

  • Origination credit for business generated by associates
  • Partnership opportunity
  • 401(k) and matching
  • Health insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off for illness or family emergency and 4 weeks’ vacation

You may apply through this portal or lawsearch05@gmail.com   

Golenbock Eiseman Assor Bell & Peskoe is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer: Disability / Female / Gender Identity / Minority / Sexual Orientation / Veteran.

Company info

Golenbock Eiseman Assor Bell & Peskoe LLP

Company Profile

Golenbock Eiseman Assor Bell & Peskoe LLP is a full service midtown Manhattan law firm of approximately 50 attorneys, which has served its clients’ complex litigation, corporate and tax needs for over 35 years. The firm takes pride in its sophistication, experience and ability to take on major engagements for its domestic and international clients while also maintaining a hands-on, personalized approach to all matters.  The firm’s clients include a broad array of corporations (including many well-known and Fortune 500), entrepreneurs and high net worth individuals, many of whom have been with the firm for decades.

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