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Senior Associate Attorney/Senior Counsel needed for Los Angeles office

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Los Angeles, CA, United States

Senior Associate Attorney/Senior Counsel needed for Los Angeles office

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BCG Attorney Search

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4-20 yrs required

Full-time

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Job Overview:

A law firm in Los Angeles, CA, seeks a highly skilled and experienced Senior Associate Attorney/Senior Counsel specializing in probate, trust, and estate law. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in probate and trust litigation matters, with the ability to handle cases from inception through trial. The Senior Associate Attorney/Senior Counsel will provide comprehensive legal support, from researching legal issues to representing clients in probate courts.

Job Details:

  • Research legal issues for trust and estate litigation matters.
  • Draft pleadings, discovery, memoranda, motions, and other legal documents.
  • Handle trust and estate litigation matters from inception through trial, including taking depositions, attending mediations, and settlement negotiations.
  • Attend hearings regularly in the probate courts.
  • Make independent decisions and advise clients on pre-litigation and litigation matters.
  • Handle conservatorship or guardianship matters from initiation of proceedings to representation of conservators or guardians for the duration of these matters.
  • Handle probate administrations from initiation of proceedings to discharge of personal representative.
  • Consult and advise trustees or beneficiaries on trust administration.
  • Undertake other projects, as assigned.

Requirements:

  • Demonstrated interest in probate, trust, and estate law.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Attention to detail and strong organizational skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a team.
  • Ability to multitask and meet deadlines in a fast-paced office environment.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to manage cases and clients independently.
  • 5 years of demonstrated probate and trust litigation experience required.

Education and Certifications:

  • Juris Doctor (JD) from an accredited law school.
  • Admission to the California State Bar.

Skills:

  • In-depth knowledge of probate, trust, and estate law.
  • Proficiency in legal research and writing.
  • Litigation skills, including experience in taking depositions and attending trials.
  • Ability to analyze complex legal issues and provide strategic advice.
  • Familiarity with probate court procedures.
  • Strong negotiation and dispute-resolution skills.
  • Client-focused approach and excellent client management abilities.

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Mar 06, 2024

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4-20 yrs required

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Mar 06, 2024

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Job Overview:

A law firm in Los Angeles, CA, seeks a highly skilled and experienced Senior Associate Attorney/Senior Counsel specializing in probate, trust, and estate law. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in probate and trust litigation matters, with the ability to handle cases from inception through trial. The Senior Associate Attorney/Senior Counsel will provide comprehensive legal support, from researching legal issues to representing clients in probate courts.

Job Details:

  • Research legal issues for trust and estate litigation matters.
  • Draft pleadings, discovery, memoranda, motions, and other legal documents.
  • Handle trust and estate litigation matters from inception through trial, including taking depositions, attending mediations, and settlement negotiations.
  • Attend hearings regularly in the probate courts.
  • Make independent decisions and advise clients on pre-litigation and litigation matters.
  • Handle conservatorship or guardianship matters from initiation of proceedings to representation of conservators or guardians for the duration of these matters.
  • Handle probate administrations from initiation of proceedings to discharge of personal representative.
  • Consult and advise trustees or beneficiaries on trust administration.
  • Undertake other projects, as assigned.

Requirements:

  • Demonstrated interest in probate, trust, and estate law.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Attention to detail and strong organizational skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a team.
  • Ability to multitask and meet deadlines in a fast-paced office environment.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to manage cases and clients independently.
  • 5 years of demonstrated probate and trust litigation experience required.

Education and Certifications:

  • Juris Doctor (JD) from an accredited law school.
  • Admission to the California State Bar.

Skills:

  • In-depth knowledge of probate, trust, and estate law.
  • Proficiency in legal research and writing.
  • Litigation skills, including experience in taking depositions and attending trials.
  • Ability to analyze complex legal issues and provide strategic advice.
  • Familiarity with probate court procedures.
  • Strong negotiation and dispute-resolution skills.
  • Client-focused approach and excellent client management abilities.

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