Robert Half International Attorney/Lawyer in Modesto, California
Growing law firm in Modesto, CA has an immediate opening for an Entry Level Associate Attorney! This Associate Attorney will join a small team of attorneys and support staff focusing on estate planning, trust administration, and probate. As an Attorney with the firm, you'll be responsible for clients throughout the entire lifecycle of the matter. If you're looking to join a local and established firm, this is the position for you! This opening also offers room for growth so if you're looking for a long term home, we encourage you to apply. You must be able to work on-site Monday - Friday as there is no remote work option. Candidates with an interest in trust and estate law are highly encouraged to apply. You must have an active CA Bar license or have passed the recent Bar exam to be considered. Responsibilities will include:
Conduct client meetings to assess needs
Communicate with clients on a regular basis
Drafting estate planning and trust administration documents
Oversee trust accountings
Facilitate probate and trust administration
Conduct legal research as needed
Project as assigned
Active CA Bar license
Ability to work on-site in the office Monday - Friday
Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks
Able to handle multiple assignments, work well under pressure, and have the flexibility to assist the team in meeting client demands on accelerated schedules
Must possess analytical, legal research and writing skills
Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing
Candidates with prior trust and estate experience are highly preferred but it's not required
This could be a great opportunity for you if you want to grow your legal career and consider yourself a self-starter. If you're looking for a competitive base salary, bonus potential and benefits package, this job is a great fit for you. We want to hear from any candidates out there who love working in a strong team-oriented environment. You can get your career moving in the right direction if you contact us today!
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