Duane Morris LLP has an opening in its New York office for an associate to join its growing Private Client Services Practice Group. Ideal candidate should have at least 2-4 years of law firm experience in trust and estates and experience working with high net worth individuals. Strong drafting and estate administration skills required, including experience drafting complex wills and trusts, preparation of client presentations, tax calculations and analysis and administration of estates from probate through closing. A strong tax background along with superior academic credentials required; LL.M. required. Candidate must have an aptitude for client contact and a willingness to work independently, be detail-oriented and possess supervisory skills in directing paralegals in a team-oriented environment. New York bar admission required or ability to waive in. Hybrid work environment available.
The target annual pay range for this role in New York City is $220,000-$260,000. Actual pay will vary depending upon various factors, including relevant experience, skill-set, current business needs and market factors. The compensation range listed is just one component of Duane Morris' total comp package for employees, which, depending on the position, may also include discretionary bonuses and incentive packages, and firm-sponsored benefit programs.
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