Brown & Streza is a mid-size tax-oriented transactional law firm in Orange County. We have a reputation for caring service, depth of expertise, innovative solutions and a stable, professional, and respected staff.
Position Description: Brown & Streza is seeking a highly motivated Estate Administration/Estate Planning Attorney for our Irvine, California location. This position requires extensive experience in the Estate Administration/Estate Planning area with 10 years of experience. Experience in 706 & 709 preparation is a must. Probate, court matters and audit experience are also required. Brown & Streza requires an experienced, dynamic and team oriented attorney. The position demands excellent legal judgment, strategic thinking and the ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a collegial, fast-paced environment.
Responsibilities include: * Preparation of estate tax returns * Preparation of gift tax returns. *Inventory of assets of estate and preparation of trust asset allocations * Probate and Court matters involving Trust interpretation or modification *Representation of clients in audits of estate tax returns and gift tax returns * Representation of either Trustee or Beneficiary in Trust matters
Requirements: * J.D., LL.M from an accredited law school or J.D., CPA preferred; a member in good standing of the California Bar; broad knowledge of Estate Administration and Estate Planning * Practice at a major law firm is preferred. *Ability to interact comfortably with management; strong writing and drafting skills; exceptional interpersonal skills; highly team-oriented. *Commitment to professionalism and flexibility as to the types of projects assigned * Ability to manage high pressure and complex transactions.
Qualified applicants should email or fax their resume and salary requirements to: