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Probate Attorney with 5+ years of trust and estate experience

Company name

BCG Attorney Search

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

5-18 yrs required

Location

Fountain Valley, CA
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Fountain Valley office of our client seeks probate attorney with 5+ years of experience in trust, estate and conservatorship administration and litigation matters. The candidate will be identifying and preparing forms and documents associated with administration and litigation cases. Will be working closely with firm members and clients (in writing, in person and by telephone) to ascertain and modify client goals, collect evidence, answer questions about law, facts, process and case status. Guiding clients through probate, trust and conservatorship administration and litigation matters. Conducting legal research and developing strategies. Drafting discovery plans, client letters, opinion letters, demand letters, settlement proposals, petitions, declarations, motions, and settlement and trial briefs. Conducting and defending depositions (of parties, third party witnesses and experts). Propounding and responding to form and special interrogatories, requests for documents, and requests for admission. Subpoenaing records from third parties and witnesses to appear at trial. Summarizing discovery; making court appearances. Participating in settlement conferences, presenting evidence, advising clients on the strengths and weaknesses of their cases, and analyzing probable outcomes; and handling bench trials. Should have experience in probate, trust, and conservatorship administration and litigation, a firm grasp of the Evidence Code, Probate Code and Code of Civil Procedure. Must be familiar with basic conservatorship, probate, and trust administration procedures.

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BCG Attorney Search

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