Sr. Estate Planning Attorney - SF

Alchemy Legal - San Francisco, CA

Sr. Estate Planning Attorney - San Francisco, CA

We are working with a mid-sized boutique law firm that is currently looking for Senior Attorney to join its estate planning department. Opportunities for career growth, and partner-track candidates are encouraged to apply. Senior attorneys with clients coming with them are highly preferred.

The successful candidate must have 5+ years of recent experience and will have experience designing plans for high net worth clients and designing and drafting irrevocable trusts such as Crummey trusts, intentionally defective grantor trusts, irrevocable life insurance trusts, charitable split-interest trusts, and grant or retained annuity trusts, as well as experience in complex trust administration. The Senior Attorney position requires superior analytical, communication, drafting, writing, and research skills, with the ability to work both independently and as a team member.


• Expertise in Federal tax law and California state tax law required.

• LL.M. in Tax preferred.

• 5-15+ years experience with:

  • Planning for blended families;
  • Generation-skipping transfer tax planning;
  • International estate planning and cross-border issues;
  • Fiduciary income tax issues; and
  • Preparation of estate tax returns and gift tax returns.

In addition to a competitive compensation and bonus programs, FIRM also offers medical, dental and vision insurance, disability and life insurance, 401k and Profit Sharing Plan, Commuter Check subsidy combined with pre-tax transit deduction benefit, FSA for Healthcare and Dependent Care, PTO and 10 paid holidays. They also offer paid State Bar and BASF dues for attorneys and paralegals, as well as paid Continuing Legal Education study. Snacks and catered staff and attorney meetings are also a plus! They sponsor quarterly happy hours and firm-wide volunteer days.

Compensation will be commensurate with experience, salary is flexible depending on the candidate

Prestigious law firm provides great environment and working atmosphere.

To hear more (confidentially of course), please email your resume along with salary expectations.

Thank you!

Phillip Prodehl

Alchemy Legal

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Posted On: Sunday, October 25, 2020

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